Real Life Stories

Find inspiration and life-saving advice from our stories dealing with heart conditions & stroke.

A Heart Attack at 34, I knew I had to make changes

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I had a Cardiac Arrest at 18; it’s vital to get checked for LQTS

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Niall (16) & Eoghan (12) saved their Dad from a stroke

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I ignored the signs and family history of heart disease

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I was lucky not to have a stroke or heart attack due to high blood pressure

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Gary's wife Clare acted F.A.S.T to save him from a stroke

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Living with a heart condition when you’re 11 is no fun

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My Daughter Had Two Strokes when she was just 3 years old

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Daire acted F.A.S.T to save her grandmother from a stroke

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I wouldn't be here today if it wasn't for my wife's response

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My husband saw my face had fallen on one side due to a stroke

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CPR and the presence of a defibrillator saved my life

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