We belong to Coastal Heart Cares , a group founded and managed by Roland and Wendy Stoner, neighbors in Porters Neck, and Marlene Sigler,
"National Efforts Put Spotlight on Heart Disease as Leading Cause of Death in Women
The Ready in Red campaign is led byWomenHeart Champions throughout the country – women heart disease survivors who are community leaders in education, advocacy and support for the 42.7 million American women living with or at risk for heart disease. More than 500 WomenHeart Championsthroughout the country will educate their communities and the nation on the importance of early and accurate diagnosis, proper treatment and prevention of heart disease women." Read more here!
Her story is almost unbelievable; her attitude more positive than anyone can imagine considering what she's been through and will no doubt continue to endure for the rest of her life; and she presents with candor and humor that is always engaging, often emotional, and always instructive. Her presentation and her story will not soon be forgotten by those in attendance.
I will NEVER forget Pam's story or her amazing resilience in the face of life-threatening experiences. If you are a woman and you're reading this, do NOT overlook the signs of heart attack in women, which can be quite different from those of men.