Heart Attack

Day 20: Any Pain in Your Neck or Jaw? Yes, From Chewing.

by Steve MacDonald April 29, 2018

I don’t spend much time talking about my life in these spaces. But talking about a heart-attack can save lives. Everyone I speak with about this agrees because far too many people, men mostly, ignore the symptom or behaviors that lead to having one and despite all the skill and technology of modern medicine, a […]

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Day 12: Blood Pressure is Getting a Bit Too Low

by Steve MacDonald April 21, 2018

The first priority after surviving a cardiac event is to prevent another one. The cardiac cocktail is a manifold of meds designed to decrease stress on the heart. It’s a muscle, albeit the most important one in your body, but like any other muscle, it needs room to heal. The cardiac cocktail is designed for […]

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So Yeah, I had a Heart Attack.

by Steve MacDonald April 10, 2018

Monday, April 9th between 4:30 pm and 5:00 pm ET I experienced a series of unpleasant symptoms that resolved themselves into extremely unpleasant symptoms and a heart attack. While walking Cosmo, I felt what at first seemed to be more like winter or cold weather asthma. That feeling you get in your chest from inhaling […]

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