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Day By Day: Learning to Live with LQTS

I have a life threatening heart condition called Long QT Syndrome (LQTS).  I have an implantable cardioverter-defibrillator (ICD), a small electronic device implanted in my chest, under the muscle just below the collarbone. Its main function is to prevent sudden death...

SADS Spotlight: Kristie Lindblom

Kristie Lindblom, 38, has Long QT Syndrome Type 2.  She was diagnosed in 1999 at 19 years old.  Her treatment includes a beta blocker, spironolactone, and an ICD. How/when were you diagnosed? I was diagnosed during my freshman year of college. I had been passing out...