The stories that you find here of have been kindly shared by some of our Takotsubo Support Group members. If you would like to share your story on the website, please click on the Takotsubo Story Template submission form HERE. The stories will be available to anyone who accesses the website so please only share details that you are happy to be in the public arena and use a pseudonym if you wish.
Life before TTS: Diane was 60 years old when she experienced TTS. She was reasonable fit, working part time and was not experiencing any unusual stress. CT scan for suspected aortic dissection identified renal cell carcinoma.read more
Life prior to TTS Lynda was 58 years old when she experienced her first TTS event during cardio exercise and she had a recurrence on return to work after the first event.read more
Deet was 68 years old when TTS occurred. She was shopping in a supermarket and confronted three youths who were shoplifting. Read Deet's story here.read more
Ellen is a 50 year old lady who likely has had two episodes of TTS. Ellen shares her story below.read more