My Story

Welcome to Alyssa Sandeen's site, created to keep family/friends updated about her progress after some very severe rejections from her donor heart.

Transplants: Heart at age 8, 9/1998; Kidney at age 20, 3/2010

Alyssa is now 2nd new heart, 6/27/13

Visit often to read updates, view the photo gallery & PLEASE write a note in her guestbook.

THANK YOU for your love, support & prayers. Please keep them coming!

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Heidi Lynch posted a new journal entry, "WELCOME HOME".

Message from Alyssa's parents, Chris and Lisa: TODAY is the BIG day for Alyssa.  She is finally able to go home.  We are so excited!!!  What a journey she has been ... Read more

Sue Loose signed Alyssa's Guestbook.

♪♫.•*¨Happy day to You ALYSSA!¨*•♫♪ ♥Happy day to You!¨*•♫♪ ♥ Happy strength for today!¨*•♫♪ ♥Happy day to You ALL!¨*•♫♪ ♥..... ... Read more

kayla signed Alyssa's Guestbook.

Your fight is so inspiring and uplifting to my family. 22 years ago my dad was cured with cancer and the same day 22 years later my mom was diagnosed with colon cancer. ... Read more

Judie Paulson signed Alyssa's Guestbook.

Just read the Happy News, YEAH !!!!!  Love those answered prayers.  You and your family are an inspiration to sooooo many people.  God has ... Read more

Dawn Blume signed Alyssa's Guestbook.

Congratulations Alyssa on achieving another milestone. May you continue to grow stronger each and every day. God has blessed you many times over and over. He is not ready ... Read more

Virginia Foster signed Alyssa's Guestbook.

So good to hear the wonderful news about you finally being able to go home to your own bed along with your family and friends to celebrate your new life once ... Read more

Nancy Middleton, Excelsior, MN signed Alyssa's Guestbook.

Hurray for you, Alyssa to be going home with your new heart after such an amazing struggle and determination to get well. Prayers for the heart donors' family and for your ... Read more

Luke signed Alyssa's Guestbook.

Rock on sweetie! Long life from God! The bible says, "By His (Jesus's) stripes, (suffering on the cross), we ARE healed!!!!!!!!!!He obviously has a huge plan for you, ... Read more

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