|Starting waist size:||39″|
|Current waist size:||34″|
The number on the scale kept creeping up.
I stopped telling myself I would start eating healthy and work out on Monday.
After a year, I’d lost almost 50 pounds. I went back for my checkup, excited about the progress I’d made. But my doctor was concerned about my fluttering heart rate, which was something I’d brushed off. After three months of doctors and tests, I was diagnosed with supraventricular tachycardia, which means that my heartbeat was irregular because of an extra nerve passageway in my heart. I was a ticking time bomb for a heart attack.