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  • Tony, I hear you. First off, I had panic attacks after I had my open heart surgery.  I would also br able to breath normally in bed but when I would walk up an incline I could not get my full breath. Freak out city. I learned it was anxiety. Your body ...

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    RE: corona virus

    Hello Anthony and Richard, I am at almost 8 months post op and your post brought back memories of early recovery for me My surgeon told me that my Diaphragm was damaged during my OHS and that I may have breathing problems until I heal completely ...

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    RE: corona virus

    Concerned should be the guide, not fear. Yes, we are compromised. I have my CABG X 4, pacemaker, Emphysema, Arthritis, Sinusitis, Hayfever, I am 71 and according to my wife, I snore way too much. But I refuse to be afraid. We are isolating as much as ...

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    corona virus

    I'm staying inside my house.  INSIDE.  I've been out only two times in the last 2 week. I was VERY careful about distance and disinfecting everything I brought into the house.   Anybody with me? Scared -- but diligent. ------------------------------ ...

  • Hello Tom,  First of all, I wish you the best and glad that you are healing.  We haven't spoken in a few years but your leg will heal. It does take time but the swelling will go down. Speak to your doctor about the swelling. Everything that you are going ...

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