Heart & Vascular Institute > Cardiology Patient Stories Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Share on LinkedIn Share on Pinterest Share via Email Print this Page Featured Stories High Cholesterol: Loyce Pickett What was so great about my experience wasn’t just the relief of knowing what was happening, but also being able to get everything I needed in one place. Heart Attack: Lary Levy I’ve trusted the specialists at Johns Hopkins to manage my heart care. Through a tailored plan, they’ve kept me informed and healthy. Heart Failure: Albert McDonald I thought I had a severe chest cold—it just felt like I couldn’t get enough air. But, my breathing was so bad that day, I got scared and went to the ER. Long QT Syndrome: Kim Bauhs My cardiologist and the Hopkins genetics program were able to pinpoint the cause of my frequent heart rhythm problems.