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Pre-surgery worries

Doctor it hurts when I..........

AVRMan
  • By AVRMan · New reply April 14, 2014
  • 4 replies
  • Hi all, Hope you are all feeling the best you can be. Unlike a number of y'all I am not facing sudden onset so I have to "get worse before I can get better". I'm not too horribly blocked in three locations ...

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Life after heart bypass surgery

2 yrs After Quintuple And Heart Attack Still Winded

Paramac66
  • By Paramac66 · Posted 3:48 am
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  • Hello all, I had a heart attack what I think was a pretty strong one back in April of 2012 followed by a Quintuple by pass in May of 2012. I had to wait a couple of weeks because I also had a bleeding ...

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Rehabilitation and continuing treatment

Cardio Rehab - Regression

nfotx
  • By nfotx · New reply April 15, 2014
  • 12 replies
  • I had my CABG x 4 on June l, 2013. Went into cardio rehab and was making great progress. Increasing the strides per minute on the elliptical, adding incline to the treadmill and escalating the mph, even ...

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Family and friends

Needing some support here

Rbdabber
  • By Rbdabber · New reply yesterday at 11:44 pm
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  • This forum has helped me so very much. Thank you all for posting your stories, experiences, and helpful hints. You are wonderful! My husband (60 years old) had his aortic valve replaced, mitral and tricuspid ...

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In the news

Zipper Mickey Rooney Dies April 6, 2014

QuadrupleBypassInRoc
  • By QuadrupleBypassInRoc · Posted April 7, 2014
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  • Mickey Rooney died yesterday at the age of 93. He had a double bypass 13 years ago. Rooney was survived by his wife of 37 years, Jan Chamberlain, as well as eight surviving children, two stepchildren ...

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