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  • Hi, I had my CABG in 2008, Triple Bypass, and I have been pretty good since then, getting regular checkups including stress test every other year and echo cardiogram.. Have been doing regular exercises three to four times a week including 30 minutes brisk ...

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    RE: rehab

    Dear Stephen for 5 years i was on Maintainence at the hospital cardio rehab.  It is 2 miles from my house ( how convenient). Besides having the safety net of exercising with " supervision"and the hospital next door,  your Gym buddies are in the same  boat. ...

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    RE: rehab

    Hello Stephan and everyone, I'm so happy to hear other people having similar positive experiences with cardiac rehab. Stephan, I had open heart surgery in February of this year and the difference between when I started rehab to now is phenomenal as well! ...

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    RE: rehab

    I had open heart surgery in January of this year. When I was able I to attended a series of cardio therapy sessions. The difference between when I started to when I "graduated" was amazing. I continue to go to the same place as they offer a "maintenance" ...

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    RE: rehab

    Dear Maria, It is wonderful that you and your husband have gotten so much from cardiac rehab.  It has provided you with a level of comfort and support that you greatly value.  I will be forever grateful to my cardiac rehab team for bringing me from being ...