My Personal Struggle To Stay Fit With Inappropriate Sinus Tachycardia I was always very active. When I was younger I was a bikini model when I lived in Hawaii. I was very fit. Even after having each of my 4 children. I also stayed active through each of my pregnancies. I carried a little weight
After The 3rd Ablation My hopes had been so high for this surgery to be the one to “fix” my heart condition that when I awoke and my wife relayed to me what had transpired, I was devastated and didn’t know how I was going to live a life full of pain and exhaustion anymore.
My First Inappropriate Sinus Tachycardia Ablation The same day I met my electrophysiologist, I scheduled my first ablation. At this point, we thought I just had an SVT emanating from the right side of my heart (atrial). So he was just going to go in laparoscopically (through my femoral veins) and spend some time starting
When I was 14 I recall asking my grandmother about the seemingly random chest pains I would have. She shrugged it off saying it was just muscle spasms in my chest. I mean logically speaking, who would think a 14-year-old could have a heart condition that could be debilitating? Thinking back, there were other signs.