It began when May thought he had tore a muscle while working in his garden. He iced for a week and when that didn’t help, he went for an MRI and found out he had a compressed sciatic nerve instead.
May said he was already in agony with the pinched nerve when he started feeling tightness in his chest and had his doctor rush him to the hospital.
At least he has maintained a positive attitude, saying, “I walked out with a heart that is very strong now. So, I think I’m in good shape for some time to come.”