Stories of Gratitude
Read the inspiring stories from the people who tell it best – patients.
Doug participated in an MHIF study investigating stem cells to treat refractory angina and no longer has constant chest pain.
Diagnosed with chronic atrial fibrillation, Marcus’ life was transformed after undergoing a catheter ablation and eventually receiving a pacemaker.
Karla received the life-saving care she needed for her sudden cardiac arrest, thanks to MHIF-developed protocols Cool-It and Level One.
At 85, Anna was able to undergo a transcatheter aortic valve procedure, which is less risky than traditional open-heart surgery.
Instead of waiting for a heart transplant, Peter was able to receive a left ventricular assist device (LVAD) implant.
When a rare vascular disease restricted blood flow to Curt’s leg, vascular experts successfully treated it and avoided amputation.
After a heart attack, Dave found new hope through a special MHIF program designed to improve patients’ quality of life.
Mark had a heart attack at the age of 48 and said that a positive outlook is key to recovery.
After learning that he had coronary artery disease and receiving two stents, Daniel realized that a healthier lifestyle was necessary..
Any Gift, Big or Small, has a Significant Impact on People’s Lives