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Aortic Stenosis -Should he come with me to the pre-op appointment or not?

They said the appointment would last for 2 ½ hours. What on earth would they talk to us about in all that time?  My appointment was for 8am, pretty early for both of us. 720 more words

Aortic Stenosis -I met the cardiac surgeon – I am one step closer

I met with Dr. Chan my cardiac surgeon this week and I like him. He is young, which means he has steady hands, he has done this surgery many times and he is easy to talk to. 702 more words

Aortic Stenosis - Mindfulness

Rainy days are good for staying still. I either park myself in my Lazyboy and read a good book, sit at my computer and write, or watch television while I knit. 405 more words

Personal Medical Technology Devices Usher in New World of Cardiac Care

Cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of death for men and women, is progressively being managed by new medical technology, specifically heart rhythm monitoring devices. These hand-held electrocardiogram (EKG) monitors are growing in the industry, allowing anyone to get results from the comfort of their own home. 111 more words

Self monitoring for stress-free traveling

Traveling in general can be a stress inducing activities. Making deadlines, remembering to pack everything and reassuring everyone is having a good time can be difficult. 388 more words

Cardiac Care Revealed On Celebrity Cruise Lines: Afibbers Fear Not

In a previous post, the skeptical cardiologist was dealing with a patient about to embark on a 16 day cruise through the Panama Canal who was having frequent episodes of atrial fibrillation. 709 more words

Atrial Fibrillation