Building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke.
The American Heart Association is working to improve the cardiovascular health of all Americans by 20% while reducing deaths from cardiovascular disease and stroke by 20% by the year 2020.
But after undergoing an echocardiogram, I was rejected for the policy.
I played the remainder of the season, which I later learned was very dangerous.
When I went to the Mayo Clinic for an overall heart checkup, I was shocked to learn that I had an aneurism of the aorta, a lifethreatening condition.
Fred Hoiberg's Story