When Kristy Miller had dreamed about bringing her newborn son home from the hospital, she hadn’t expected them both to be wearing heart monitors. After her peripartum cardiomyopathy diagnosis and a lengthy hospital stay that included her being placed in a medically induced coma, this is where Kristy found herself. Here is Kristy’s story.
A nursing student born with a congenital heart disease, Tamar Gevorkian has been a fighter her entire life. After a life-threatening issue with her heart five years ago, Tamar thought her worries were over. Little did she know, it was going to get a lot worse before it got better. In the middle of a pandemic, she was fighting for her life again, this time with double organ failure. Here is Tamar’s story.
Nicolette Somers is one strong momma. Nicolette was overjoyed with the arrival of her first child but soon after his birth, she started experiencing strange symptoms. While she should have been celebrating all of her new baby’s first holidays, Nicolette was alone in a hospital having tests ran on her heart. Ultimately, she would have to face a major life-altering procedure in the middle of a pandemic. Here is Nicolette’s story.