Kimby Jagnandan

The Things We’re Getting Wrong About Heart Disease

Heart Disease Myth 1: Heart attacks only happen to people beyond middle age. Kimby Jagnandan tackles the myths preventing patients from receiving heart disease treatment.

People like you, talking about their experience with cardiovascular disease (CVD).

Living with Cardiovascular Disease: Patient Stories and Support

Read stories from people who live with and manage CVD. Each story gives a first-person account of living with cardiovascular disease, with tips for keeping active, managing diet, and looking after your mental health. 

11 Cardiovascular Disease Patient Stories

A Short Guide to Traveling with Heart Failure
10 mins
article
Rob Obey

A Short Guide to Traveling with Heart Failure

How Heart Failure Prepared Me for a Pandemic
6 mins
article
Rob Obey

How Heart Failure Prepared Me for a Pandemic

The Fires of Hope: Life after a Heart Attack
5 mins
article
Jeff Breece

The Fires of Hope: Life after a Heart Attack

I Changed My Mind About Psychotherapy After Surviving a Heart Attack
5 mins
article
Kimby Jagnandan

I Changed My Mind About Psychotherapy After Surviving a Heart Attack

When Heart Disease Forces You to Change Jobs: 5 Tips to Ease the Transition
4 mins
article
Kimby Jagnandan

When Heart Disease Forces You to Change Jobs: 5 Tips to Ease the Transition

6 Ways I Brought Positivity Back into My Life After A Heart Attack
4 mins
article
Kimby Jagnandan

6 Ways I Brought Positivity Back into My Life After A Heart Attack

6 Tips to Stick to Your New Diet After a Heart Attack
4 mins
article
Kimby Jagnandan

6 Tips to Stick to Your New Diet After a Heart Attack

5 Tips to Stay Active with Heart Disease
4 mins
article
Kimby Jagnandan

5 Tips to Stay Active with Heart Disease

Making It Through A Crisis, One Day At A Time
6 mins
article
Jeff Breece

Making It Through A Crisis, One Day At A Time

Surviving a Heart Attack and Learning How to Live Again
10 mins
article
Jeff Breece

Surviving a Heart Attack and Learning How to Live Again

5 Ways Caregivers Can Help After a Heart Attack
4 mins
article
Kimby Jagnandan

5 Ways Caregivers Can Help After a Heart Attack

About Life Effects

Living with one or more chronic conditions affects your life in so many ways. The only people who really know what you are going through are those who have faced the same challenges for years. With that in mind we have created Life Effects, an initiative shaped by patients, for patients.

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