The British press writes about a woman who survived childhood two clinical death and four open-heart operations, which, in spite of this, he became a professional bodybuilder.
As informs edition Daily Mail, the 27-year-old Samantha Gellar living on the Isle of Wight in the English channel, has a congenital heart defect. She was born with three holes in this vital organ, and with a narrowed aorta, a narrowed pulmonary vein, and a defect in the heart valve.
In childhood and adolescence Sammy was almost not released from hospitals. During two of the four made her operations, she has twice experienced clinical death, each of which lasted two minutes. It had to return to life with a defibrillator.
Before one of the operations she was baptized right in the hospital, as the doctors were not sure she would survive, and the family did not want her to die nekrasivoj.
In addition to problems with the heart, the girl was repeatedly ill with pleurisy and pneumonia. She also had sepsis.
At school, Samantha has never played sports and never went to physical education, because parents feared for her health. However, when she grew up, decided to radically change your lifestyle. And five years ago began to swing muscles — after-husband That convinced her to try.
“Since then, I started going to the gym, even the doctors were surprised at how much healthier I was… My form has improved and the blood pressure stabilized,” she says.
Now she trains four to five times a week, occasionally lifting weight up to 70 kilograms. Doctors initially found her norm just five pounds. But then, after further examination, raised the limit to 30.
Gallier claims to know their possibilities and tries to get her heart rate accelerated to the level above 155 beats per minute. For this she has a special heart monitor.
Sammy quite successfully participates in competitions the professional body builders. “People doubted me but I proved them wrong,” she says.
As a child, Sammy was not out of hospitals