George Vaughn had never had heart trouble until one fateful morning when his wife found him slumped over in their shower. Thanks to her quick actions and the care team at Sutter Heart and Vascular Institute, Vaughn beat the odds and survived a lethal ventricular fibrillation.
Strawberry farmer says he feels better than ever after mechanical heart-valve replacement.
Rochelle "Rocky" Oakley suffered from atrial fibrillation (AFib), an irregular heart beat.
Ian and Jennifer were overjoyed with the arrival of their first born, but at only a few weeks old he was diagnosed with a heart murmer.
Diagnosed with Type 1 diabetes when she was 2 years old, Carol has spent her life dealing with complications of the disease.
After living with painful varicose veins for decades, Mark is now golfing all 18 holes thanks to a minimally invasive procedure.