heart disease: On a cold and rainy day exactly two years ago... - 10/06/14 08:15 AM
...I made a decision that saved my life. After trying to talk myself out of it (or maybe into it) all day, I had gone to the emergency room the night before for the fifth time in five years. This time I calmly said, "I think it's my heart."  Before my husband had the car parked, I was hooked up to an EKG.  This time they admitted me for overnight observation. This time they found what had been missed for five years: serious heart disease.
On October 8, I had the quadruple (plus) surgery that ended up being the only treatment for blockages as serious as mine. … (68 comments)

heart disease: With every beat of my heart... - 04/30/13 12:18 PM
 With every beat of my heart

I was "The Patient" exhibit at a cardiology symposium this weekend, sponsored by SoutheastHealth. Believe me, I know what a gift my heartbeat is. Listening to the various speakers, I learned that I should always have been considered at HIGH risk for heart disease. Are you? You are, if genetics and one other risk factor affect you. I honestly did not know that I was HIGH risk. Check with your doctor today.
The most common risk factors are family history, diabetes (type 1 or 2, and this is a huge risk factor), high blood pressure, … (16 comments)

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Cape Girardeau, MO

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