2 Your Well-Being: ‘I Could Have Died!’ Greensboro Woman’s Warning About Heart Disease and High Cholesterol
The Cone Health Lipid Clinic saved Belinda Blake’s life. "I am really a miracle to be sitting here and I will tell anyone that," said 61-year-old Belinda Blake. "I could have died!" High cholesterol almost took Blake out. "I had an aortic valve replacement and cardiovascular disease. I had two blood clots in my leg and a blood clot in my lungs."