Stories of Survival
Tetrology of Fallot
Hey gang, I was born on January 1, 1974. At first the only issue was a tracheo-esophageal fistula. Then at about 6 months of age, the GI specialist noticed a blue/purple-ish hue under my nails. He then asked that my mother see a cardiologist. "What now!?" she thought...
My Story: Transposition CHD, 3x Open Heart Survivor.
This is a big step for me to reach out and share my story. I've always kept my heart condition a secret and never met anyone who has Congenital Heart Conditions, but now is the time in my life when it's going to help others. Hopefully my story is relatable...
Away from home and had a heart attack
Hi, just a question. I had a heart attack in Florida, had 3 stents put in. I came home to N J and found a cardiologist. When I went to him he asked me to tell him the whole story from the beginning. The nurse gave me a ekg, weighed me. Then I was told to come...
I'm a 48 yr old single mom of 3 teens. I had a heart attack on Feb 5, 2021. I eat very healthy and exercise everyday, I weigh 105lbs. I take very good care of myself. Never smoked or did drugs. I was brushing my teeth when a weird pain occurred under my collar ****. I laid...