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  • Hey Bill, Thanks for the comment. I'm about 6 miles from Belfast International airport, 14 miles from the thriving city of Belfast and  an hour away from Royal Portrush Golf Course. ​As you know , its a small country here - if you come North next time ...

  • From one Irishman to another I had bypass surgery in 2002. The surgery took place on 1 March and on 1 May my wife and I run airplane going to Ireland to play golf. I walked and carried  my clubs at Lahinch. I could not of done that without cardiac rehab. ...

  • Hello Everyone, I am hoping someone out there can help.  I need to find someone who might be going through the same problems I am going through.  I need to connect with any mitral valve patients who have had a valve ring put in and continue to have ...

  • ​I guess only an Irishman would try to Pull-start the power washer a couple of weeks after open heart surgery for an aortic aneurysm repair and valve replacement. But yes that was me, it was not such a clever idea. Although now (9 years later) (I'm now ...

  • Mary Jo, Your very fortunate that you pulled through, praise the Lord. So important that a heart surgeon knows what he's doing. He's the mechanic of the body, much like an auto mechanic of our cars. If one thing goes wrong with either, it's like a domino ...