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A 92-Year-Old Avid Hunter Set Out Into the Woods—Until He Realized He Didn’t Know How to Get Back
It wasn’t the first time Bill McDonnell had blazed his own trail in the wilderness. But at 92, he had slowed a bit. And this time, he was really lost.
My “Asthma” Turned Out to Be Chronic Heart Failure
I Was a First Responder at 9/11—Why I’m Telling My Story 18 Years Later
12 Most Dangerous Animal Bites You Can Get
Former Alcatraz Inmate Reveals What the Prison Was Really Like
The Thyroid Cancer Symptoms I Ignored—But You Shouldn’t
6 Missing Person Mysteries That Were Miraculously Solved
Their families had lost hope of seeing them again, when miraculous circumstances led to their...
I Got Run Over By a Truck and Died—10 Months Later I Ran a Half Marathon
She spent three months in the hospital after a horrific bike accident. Almost dying is...
Doctors Still Can’t Explain How This Man Survived Nearly an Hour Without a Heartbeat
His recovery is a miracle.
This Man Thought He Had the Flu. Months Later, He Could Barely Eat or Talk.
He was incredibly lucky to find a doctor who had seen his condition before.
11 People Who Came Back to Life Reveal What They Saw on “the Other Side”
It's the question we've all asked: What happens after death? These people say they have an idea.
One Man Was in Desperate Need of a Kidney Transplant—Then His Longtime Friend Realized He Was a Match
Jim almost didn't attend the reunion with his Air Force buddies. His decision to go saved his life.
How I Survived a Rattlesnake Bite—With No Way of Calling 911 or Getting to a Hospital
There was no warning— just a silent and deadly bite in a remote area of...
I Survived Child Abuse for Years—Here’s What Everyone Gets Wrong About It
Erin Cole was six months old when her parent's divorce caused her life to spiral...
This Man Protected Wild Bears Every Day for 13 Years—Until He Made the Ultimate Sacrifice
The bear was 20 feet away, head low, moving slowly but instead of retreating, it stared...
I Didn’t Know How I Almost Died Until 14 Years After It Happened
Bertha Loaiza grew up mourning the loss of her mother, never knowing the shocking truth...
Two Young Boys Fell Through the Ice and Were Trapped—Until a Neighbor Stepped In
A quick walk onto a frozen pond could have spelled disaster for these two boys.
19 of the Scariest Moments Pilots Have Experienced on the Job
Flying is still considered the safest mode of transportation, but these pilots have stories that...
6 People Who Froze to Death—and Came Back to Life
Once you freeze to death—that's it, right? Not always. With the right techniques, doctors...
This Dog Fell Off an 800-Foot Cliff—Weeks Later, He Was Found Alive
On a run in the Rocky Mountains, Eric Wagenknecht's dog, Merle, fell and was injured...
A Car Was Teetering on the Edge of a 50-Foot Drop When Strangers Stepped in to Help
One sudden move by the occupants of the car would send it over the edge.
I Had Two Strokes at Age 29—Here’s How I Recovered
Dina was a perfectly healthy young adult starting a new life—until she suddenly found...
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This Woman Performed Her Own Cesarean Section—and Survived
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This Newborn Had Moments to Live—but a Touching Gesture Changed Everything
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I Almost Died of a Blood Clot at Age 38
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Surely you can’t survive with only half a skull. Or can you? We’ve...