Gay Host Bob Harper Of The Biggest Loser Talks About His Heart Attack

Openly gay host Bob Harper from The Biggest Loser made his first first television appearance on Today show yesterday to discuss his recent heart attack and how close he came to death.  This was a scary time for him.

He suffered a heart attack which is called a ‘widow maker’ of which only 6% of victims manage to survive.

I was in full cardiac arrest, my heart stopped. I was on the floor dead.

I was working out at the gym one Sunday morning working out with friends when it happened.  I was lucky as my life was saved by doctors who were also there.  I don’t remember anything that happened.

I was in a coma for a couple of days and woke up not knowing what had happened.He was in a coma for a few days and when he woke up he was very confused.

‘The recovery isn’t just physical at this point – it’s emotional too.  Click below to hear all the details.

Photo Credit:  Daily Burn

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