Showing posts with label hospital. Show all posts
Showing posts with label hospital. Show all posts

Sunday, October 6, 2013

A Story in Pictures: My Trip to the ER

This is me.


heart beat photo: Heart beat beat1.gif
This is how fast my heart was beating when I just sitting and doing nothing.  (That's 120 beats per minute, in case you're wondering.)

This is me in the Emergency Room, where my primary care doc sent me after an EKG really concerned her.  I think she was afraid I might have a heart attack.  To be completely honest, I was afraid of that too.  My heartrate was between 120 and 150 bpm at rest.  YIKES!