Pumping Marvellous Foundation
Patient Educator
Patient Educator Bronze Level
Heart Failure Patient and PPCM Mum

A little about me

Patient Educator

  • If you had a tip for a person with Heart Failure what would it be? –  Don’t think that you life is over, because it really isn’t. You can still live a full and exciting life
  • Tell us something different about yourself? – I’m a bad girl nerd… Big music fan and I’m once trained as a make up artist
  • What your biggest achievement in life? – My son Dylan obviously.  I nearly didn’t have him and he is a reminder everyday of what I went through and how he saved my life.
  • Which do you prefer Tea, Coffee or Hot Chocolate? – Skinny latte with one shot 🙂
  • How would people describe you? – Loud, talk too much, stubborn. Strong about my views
  • What’s your perfect occupation? –  I start my adult nursing degree in September. Hoping to work in cardiology and use my experience to educate and help patients
  • What’s number one on your bucket list? – To go for a beer with Robert Downey Junior
  • What’s your favourite phrase and who was it by and why is it important to you? – Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none / “All’s well that ends well.” Shakespeare
  • Who’s the most inspiring person in history and why? – William Shakespeare for his literary works and his contribution to every day English language
  • Which song uplifts you the most? – Arctic monkeys dancing shoes
  • If you could change anything in the world, what would it be? – I would make organ donation an opt out not an opt in
  • What’s the biggest world event in your lifetime? – Hillsborough disaster, and the years of investigations. Not worldly but gay marriage becoming a proper affair.