Awareness of A Serious Pregnancy – Related Heart Disease – Video with Dr. Cindy Grines and Laura Hernandez

Dr. Norma Goodwin, Founder and President of Health Power for Minorities, interviews Dr. Cindy Grines and 28-year old Laura Hernandez who experienced a very serious sudden heart condition at the end of her third pregnancy.

Laura developed a sudden heart attack, called cardiogenic shock, which is associated with the heart being unable to pump enough blood and oxygen throughout the body. A device had to be implanted to strengthen the flow of blood to vital organs, and she recovered from the condition after several weeks.

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