I walk because I know that with every step, I’m making a difference in someone’s life. And when combined with a million other Heart Walk Heroes across the nation, we have an even greater impact toward curing heart disease and stroke. Will you be a Heart Walk Hero with me?
Personally, my father is affected by thoracic aortic aneurysm, and is currently in the watchful waiting period where he is closely monitored for the size and rate of growth of the aorta. Thankfully, he has taken the steps to maintain a healthy lifestyle and has not had aggressive growth to require a surgical procedure at this time. In addition, this means that his three adult children, including myself, has been recommended for continual screening for thoracic aortic aneurysm as well.
Your donation will fund groundbreaking research that literally keeps hearts beating and helps people have longer, healthier lives.
Have a heart and help me reach my goal today!