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Thank you -- it's truly a miracle after suffering two strokes and experiencing heart failure for weeks before her due date.
Our next guest didn't know -- her baby would survive where she worked.
But thanks to groundbreaking medical advances both she and her son are alive today.
And joining me now are in line -- Doherty and percent premium was here to share their incredible story for American heart month which of course -- still in February couldn't.
Good morning to you so you -- living in California -- you're a young woman you were pregnant a month away from giving birth and what.
Yes I am started to feel relief it.
IA could honestly I had no appetite at all I had really bad headaches.
At one point I lost the use of one of my -- overnight.
And the doctors pretty much told you earlier experiencing you know presenting symptoms that type of thing yet you eventually your sister got concerned eventually go back from California -- -- Carolina.
And then -- to a point where you're not even actually knew something was really.
-- -- -- -- -- And when -- into the hospitals I don't remember that -- it out.
They tested me.
News they had to take him early.
-- I went into the hospital on September at the thing that Tony ten.
And they took him on the ninth.
And he was healthy and then they continue to test and they found out that I had and -- car that.
Which had originated from a -- that happened faction.
So they've seen had a heart infection yet.
-- -- you knew that you had Michael valve pro lapse which a lot of Americans have I think it's more common in women actually.
You knew you had that you didn't know when you go to the dentist that you're supposed to be treated with yes I had no idea.
So now your heart is infected that they don't really know and what -- they have to do is to fight this is what they had -- inside of you -- save your life yet.
This is the -- five point -- And it has a tiny -- and what that.
That -- Exactly an AM yeah allowed to attend your momma I could do it and what -- says that it does them work for your heart.
The work for it it pumps the blood through your body.
And this one five point commuter I'm body comes five liters of blood so I needed -- thing -- -- -- -- -- So that they put this plan and stated we are about it pretty.
And it recovered my heart otherwise I probably wouldn't.
So what is your prognosis to.
Everything is great I got the -- and take care -- and work.
And what the best part about -- I was up for a heart transplant.
And because of this the -- right here I get to have my own heart and you know be back to normal because the quality of life.
I'm had gotten -- heart transplant wouldn't be what it is that for me now.
Well we are observing.
American heart month in February and it's amazing story of survival thank you so much for sharing with -- -- -- having me for bringing him -- he thinking about you.
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