American Heart Association

Mountain climber embraces second chance after heart surgery

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Paul Arinaga had been an avid outdoorsman his entire life. So when he went to renew his mountaineering club membership a few years ago near his home in Brussels, Belgium, he expected his doctor would be quick to sign the required medical certificate.

But during the […]

August 25th, 2016|Categories: Blog, Heart Disease, multicultural, Patients, Stories from the Heart|Tags: , , , |Comments Off on Mountain climber embraces second chance after heart surgery

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: Blog|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on STORIES FROM THE HEART: She loves New York with all of her (revived) heart