*There are very few stories that move me to tears but that is exactly what happened when I heard Sade’s Story.  Sade Stephens was born with an undetected structural abnormality of the heart.

This undetected disease caused her to go into cardiac arrest at the tender age of 17.  Although she recovered from this horrific ordeal, her quality of life has suffered drastically.

Like Sade, many African Americans, young and old, unknowingly suffer from heart disease. (more…)