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.
Like many who face this condition, Taylor Hughes had never heard of peripartum cardiomyopathy – pregnancy-induced heart failure. She thought her only concern going into her second pregnancy was the well being of her son. Unfortunately, shortly after his birth, she was fighting for her life. Here is Taylor’s story.