5 Aug 2013
Share Your Story: Shannon Chamizo
Shannon Chamizo, Hawaii Aloha, My name is Shannon Chamizo. I’m a 39-year-old, single mom to two teenaged boys. On Feb. 26, 2010 I suffered a heart attack and cardiac arrest in our apartment, witnessed by my sons who at the...
3 Oct 2012
Share Your Story: Marilyn Gagen
Marilyn Gagen, Hawaii I lost my husband of almost 40 years from a lifetime of smoking resulting in cardiovascular disease. He was just 59 years old. My brother has had five heart attacks and my grandfather died of a heart...
17 Sep 2012
Share Your Story: Pamela Hirata
Pamela Hirata, Hawaii My life as a mother and co-worker is the norm. In my mid 30's I suffered three sudden cardiac arrests. There were no warning signs and no family history of cardiovascular disease. Like many I thought heart...