Heart Condition Discussions

uffdaostr heart valve replacement I have an enlarged heart and all three valves leak. My cardiologist keeps telling me I am getting closer to…
By uffdaostr Latest Activity October 14 at 5:56 pm
Gulcherboy I just got "stabbed" I just got back from the doctor's office were I got my flu shot for the year. These are such…
By Gulcherboy Latest Activity October 3 at 9:56 am
MaryBethS Pulmonary valve replacement Possible pulmonary valve replacement is needed. Feeling nervous. Have tetrology and haven't had surgery since I was a young child.
By MaryBethS Latest Activity September 8 at 11:42 am Replies 3
Gulcherboy Elevated what?!? My new doctor took some of my blood and then set my next appointment for November. Today, I got the…
By Gulcherboy Latest Activity September 5 at 6:47 pm Replies 2
Gulcherboy A new doc I'm meeting a new doctor today. He's an internist, so I hope he has worked with other CHF patients and…
By Gulcherboy Latest Activity August 20 at 3:21 pm Replies 2
CMSCareTransitions Seeking patients with Heart Attack or Heart Failure The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has contracted with Yale-New Haven Health Services Corporation/Center for Outcomes Research and…
By CMSCareTransitions Latest Activity July 28 at 10:02 am
Dr Gary Chronic Communication at Home: Teaming Up at Get-Togethers and Family Events Company parties, neighborhood get-togethers. family reunions, weddings, graduations… Social events can be a challenge for all kinds of reasons. When…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity July 27 at 1:01 pm
candyevana02 6 Surprising Eye Care Tips The most important function our eyes perform for us. It’s our responsibility give them the best care possible, but sometimes…
By candyevana02 Latest Activity July 21 at 4:09 am
Gulcherboy Dining "restrictions"?!? We bought one of those Stufz hamburger makers and used it for the first time tonight. I bought 90 percent…
By Gulcherboy Latest Activity July 19 at 5:35 pm
Dr Gary Whew! Am I Ever Mad! Seven Remedies for Angry Feelings. I don’t know anyone who doesn’t get angry. And what’s wrong with getting angry? After all, anger is one of…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity July 17 at 10:55 pm
Gulcherboy How's this for attitude? I remember when I first came home with my diagnosis and I knew next to nothing about CHF. The first…
By Gulcherboy Latest Activity July 16 at 4:56 pm Replies 1
Dr Gary Chronic Communication at Work: Is it time for temporary disability? About every week, I have a talk with a client who needs to talk about taking a month or two…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity June 7 at 10:32 pm
SCADthy Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection - (SCAD) Hi, I just joined this group. I had a Heart Attack (MI) caused from SCAD 20 years ago. I was…
By SCADthy Latest Activity July 16 at 5:02 pm Replies 2
Dr Gary Stress Isn’t Going Anywhere. So How Do We Live With It? You’ve heard all the usual advice about “getting rid” of your stress. I sure have. Along with all those “stress…
By Dr GaryCA Latest Activity May 18 at 8:26 pm
Gulcherboy CHF & ED Does a diagnosis of Diastolic Congestive Heart Failure mean an end to a man's sex life? Does anyone know of…
By Gulcherboy Latest Activity May 5 at 5:12 pm Replies 3