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Positive Thoughts After Heart Disease

I remember how I felt after finding out that I had chronic heart disease. I also remember one particular patient who slipped through the Cardio Re-Habilitation net for about 6 weeks. During this time his thoughts were bordering on suicidal. I recall him telling me that at one point all he wanted to do was “throw himself under a bus”.

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Life After Triple Bypass and Heart Disease

Statitistic still show that 30% of people who suffer a heart attack will die in the next twelve months. However 2 years ago this figure was much higher. This has to be a result of progress in after care and open heart surgery procedures and many patients are surving much longer. But waht if you could reverse the need for surgery?

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