Meet Eliz

eliz-greene-3-4Meet Heart Attack Survivor Eliz Greene

As seen on CNN, TNT, Lifetime and The Doctors

Real solutions from someone who’s been there, done that, and has the stretch marks to prove it!

“I can’t believe how “real” she was. I can go home and do this!”
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Eliz Greene was seven-months pregnant with twins when she suffered a massive heart attack. Her life changed — not only did she survive a ten-minute cardiac arrest, the cesarean delivery of her daughters and open-heart surgery, all on the same day — she gained new perspective and passion for life.


Determined not to lose her new-found passion and to regain her health, Eliz developed strategies to fit activity and healthy habits into her life. She lost the more than eighty pounds she gained while pregnant and has kept it off for more than a decade.

Her heart attack forced her to slow down and pay attention to what was important.

To engage life rather than just endure it!

elizcapitol-250Drawing on her training as an adaptive movement specialist, Eliz developed down-to-earth strategies for building activity into everyday life, eating better and managing stress.

Eliz shares the lessons in her books, on her Top 50 Health & Wellness blog, and as an award winning speaker delivering wellness programs for women, the workplace wellness programs, and education programs for healthcare providers across the country.

In 2010 she received the Heart Hero Award and continues to serve as a national spokesperson for the American Heart Association and is a favorite Go Red speaker. She was recently named one of the Top Ten Online Influencers on Stress and is the Heart Disease Expert on

Today, Eliz is a healthy 48-year-old living in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with her wonderful husband, Clay, their beautiful (now 13-year-old) daughters, and their Corgis dogs Sophie and Bella.

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Read Eliz’s first hand account of her survival story.