Stories of Survival
Congestive Heart Failure
In 2016, I suffered Congestive Heart Failure and I didn't even know it. It was in April 2016 that I landed in the hospital with my back and chest hurting so badly that I thought I was having a heart attack. When the Hospitalist inform me that I had had Congestive...
Ischemic stroke survivor!!
Hey!! I'm a survivor of ischemic stroke. I don't smoke, doesn't have diabetes or other cardiovascular problems. So everyone in the family was shocked when the doctor said I had a minor stroke.
The doctor said I suffer from ischemic stroke because...
After 8 days dealing with a cold, I finally went to the dr and was diagnosed with bronchitis. Three days later, I was in the hospital barely able to breathe. I didn't have bronchitis. I had pneumonia. While in the hospital, my heart started acting
Journey Of The Heart
A couple of years ago , I received a new heart valve plus a pace maker. I was born with an abnormal heart valve and developed symptoms at age 42. I notified my doctor, a test was ordered then I received a mechanical valve. Four days later I developed heart blockage . The doctor...