Ali is 14 years old. An active, high school tennis player, she and her family had never imagined that she might have a problem with her heart.
This is her story of how a Heartfelt screening protected her life.
An active, high school tennis player, Ali and her family had never imagined that she might have a problem with her heart. She had corrective surgery and is back on the courts.
After tragically losing her son, Austin, to sudden cardiac death in 2015, a screening revealed in Gina the same cardiomyopathy that had taken her son’s life. Gina had a successful surgery, and now, an implanted device stands ready to rescue her should her heart stop.
A Heartfelt screening alerted Matthew’s family to his life-threatening heart condition. He had a successful surgery and is now safeguarded.
Kellan loves soccer and football. Thanks to early detection, he can still enjoy the things he loves.
Prompted by the tragic loss of a young boy in her football club, Jadyn and her parents decided to get her heart screened. She had surgery and is back playing soccer.
Rebecca was a multi-sport athlete at her high school. After learning of the death of a young athlete, she attended a Heartfelt screening event at her school. Her heart disease is being managed by her cardiologist.