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STORIES FROM THE HEART: She loves New York with all of her (revived) heart

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

The time between Thanksgiving and New Year’s creates a vibrant scene in New York City, and Brittany Williams and her family were soaking it up last December.

On the first Saturday of the month, they spent the day shopping and enjoying holiday decorations. That night, these […]

May 28th, 2015|Categories: Health|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on STORIES FROM THE HEART: She loves New York with all of her (revived) heart

STORIES FROM THE HEART: ‘You don’t have to be overweight and out of shape to have a heart problem’

Susan O’Brien was living happily with her new husband Mark and their two puppies in their dream home, enjoying good times as summer approached.

“Life was wonderful,” recalled Susan, a petite woman in her 50s who exercised regularly and was in seemingly good health. “I felt great.”

Then something startling happened […]

September 11th, 2014|Categories: Stories from the Heart|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on STORIES FROM THE HEART: ‘You don’t have to be overweight and out of shape to have a heart problem’