'Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Better; I Can Do Anything Better Than You!'

November 12, 2014 1:16 PM

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Last August, the former talk show host felt chest pains and, after some online research, began to suspect that she was having a heart attack. But she didn't dial 911, according to ABC News. The next day a cardiologist informed her that her coronary artery was 99 percent blocked and put in a stent to keep the blood flowing. O'Donnell wasted no time making healthy lifestyle changes. "I almost died. It took a heart attack for me to learn to take care of myself," she told People magazine.

The talk show host underwent heart surgery for a problem with the aortic valve after experiencing extreme fatigue and heart palpitations while on vacation in 2010. Ultimately the valve was replaced a week before her 48th birthday. "You think it's an old white guy's disease, well, it really isn't," J...

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