S1 E7 -Three Stroke Survivors Who Are Now Homies (Stromies)

S1 E7 -Three Stroke Survivors Who Are Now Homies (Stromies)

On this episode of The Heart Life we meet Sarah, Angie and Tamsen- Three women brought together by the most extraordinary of circumstances. Strokes brought them together – and now they’re homies. Stroke homies…STROMIES! Angie Jorgensen is a mom and certified fitness instructor. In 2012 she was in a coma, suffered a stroke and found out she had a rare…

Interviews From the Heart- Molly Hemphill

Interviews From the Heart- Molly Hemphill

Name: Molly Hemphill Age: 32  City, State: Beaverton, Oregon What’s Your Heart Disease Survival Story At 25 years old, my life changed overnight. I was struggling to fall asleep, unsure why, when my heart began to pound faster and faster and faster. It was 180 beats per minute and not slowing down. As I wrapped my arms around my toddler son before…

S1E3 Supra Ventricular Tachycardia – Rebecca Smith-Casey’s Story

In 1993 when Rebecca was a sophomore in high school she was in the middle of field hockey summer sessions when she started having dizzy spells, tunnel vision, blackouts, and fainting. Her parents took her to her family doctor  who ordered a holter monitor, which showed an irregular heart beat and she was diagnosed with a cardiac arrhythmia, supra ventricular tachycardia…