Growing up, I was always a “bigger girl.” It was the norm for me so I didn’t really care too much to change it. I could down an entire pizza, drink a 2 liter bottle of soda or eat a whole tub of ice cream with no shame.
Almost exactly two years ago I found myself being rushed to St. Lukes for a heart cath. procedure. The procedure itself not nearly as scary as what they found….an 80-90% blockage in my LAD (sometimes called the widow maker – yep that’s scary). The best cardiologist at St.