Yolanda: Real People, Real Stories.

Yolanda, at 53, is an individual whose positive spirit shines through despite facing challenging health conditions. Nine years ago, during a wakeboarding outing, Yolanda welcomed the opportunity to try something new. Despite encountering unforeseen difficulties, she displayed unwavering determination and a can-do attitude.

A finance professional, Yolanda works as a Debtors Controller, showcasing her dedication and competence in her field. However, her life took a turn when she was diagnosed with Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) and Pulmonary Embolism (PE), conditions that are often underestimated but serious and preventable.

Yolanda’s decision to discontinue Warfarin due to the risk of excessive bleeding demonstrates her pragmatic approach to her health. Despite the physical challenges that restrict her activity, she remains resourceful and adaptive. The constant concern about the potential dangers of a dislodged blood clot reflects her courage in facing an uncertain future.

Beyond her health struggles, Yolanda is a devoted mother to a 16-year-old daughter currently attending high school. Yolanda’s story serves as an inspiration, illustrating her can do attitude, positive outlook, and the ability to find pleasure in life’s moments despite the obstacles she encounters.

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