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    You are quite welcome. I had my CABG in 2015, and I still have spots on my sternum that hurt if pressure is placed in a particular spot. I forget about it most of the time. Then I lean against something and I get a sharp jab. It reminds me that there ...

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    Good Morning Everyone, I had my 1 year anniversary check up this week and the best thing my Surgeon said to me was, "See you next year..." My BP and Heart Rates are all nice and low, most of the surprises that came with Open Heart Surgery and the ...

  • Thanks, Mended Hearts, for posting my story! https://mendedhearts.org/my-heart-journey-so-far/ ------------------------------ Peter Eglinton Portland ME ------------------------------

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    I miss smoking as well, I quit for basically 2 months and restarted and quit again this Sunday will be 3 weeks. :-) The COVID issue closed rehab for me, but I am trying. ------------------------------ Jeffrey Jackson Nurse Clinical Informatics Kotzebue ...

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    Thank you so much, I just read your post to another person. I was/am a bedside nurse but some things can not be taught one must experience them. Someone said to go to the Dr that's their job...as a nurse that's the FIRST thing I did, I was looking for ...