Cardiac Rehabilitation Community
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Cardiac Rehabilitation (Rehab) is a medically supervised program that helps improve heart function for people who have heart disease, have suffered a heart attack or have certain heart disorders.. Rehab programs include monitored exercise training, education on heart healthy living, and counseling to reduce stress and help you return to an active life. The purpose of the community is to share support and information with Cardiac Rehabilitation patients, their loved ones, and caregivers. Topics in the community include: tracking success, diet-nutrition tips; family issues, research, recovering from surgery.

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ed34Apr 08, 2010
ian137Apr 08, 2010
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kenkeithApr 07, 2010
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I suffered a heart attack in October 2009. I underwent an angioplasty and a stent was inserted in the main artery. I...
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By Riz711 Blank
If anybody want to read a little booklet packed with sound advice, try this link to my local Rehab Unit :- www.glo...
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joanincarolinaFeb 24, 2010
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By Fish50 Blank
Yesterday I went through a Cardiolite stress test. I am 50 years old and just recently started taking Lopressor for ...
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ed34Jan 05, 2010
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By jnorr993 Blank
I am an active 30 year old female. My resting heart rate is generally between 70-90, which is higher than a lot of p...
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cath911Dec 15, 2009
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By Angus son Blank
Dear Forum; four months after heart attack and emergency stenting it seems the cardio rehab sessions are going well. ...
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ed34Dec 10, 2009
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By lizzyrara Blank
I had 3 stents fitted in Feb this year and feel my recovery is very slow. Infact its snail pace! Although I have m...
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Fae617Nov 14, 2009
Fae617Nov 14, 2009
ed34Nov 14, 2009
Flycaster305Nov 13, 2009
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By Fae617 Blank
I had a heart attack on September 8, 2009 and a stent put in on the following day. My cardio doctor told me I should ...
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By Mark328 Blank
I was wondering if there is any association between the occurrence of Hypertension and Mitral Valve Repair. At about ...
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Flycaster305Sep 22, 2009
cblmn7Sep 22, 2009
ed34Sep 22, 2009
cblmn7Sep 21, 2009
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By ed34 Blank
Thought you might like an update. After my CABGx3, I started at level 2 after assessment and finished the course at ...
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ed34Aug 25, 2009
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By fastation Blank
what kind of rehab should happen once home??she still has water weight gain between 3 and 10 lbs up and down each day...
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By ENGINE85 Blank
had triple bypass 4/1/09. insurance said i needed to have stress test before they would approve cardio rehab. i was...
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jlaracuenteApr 11, 2009
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By Tena1934 Blank
I need to identify the hospital in New York area that has the highest rate of success in performing angioplasty. I a...
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diwsApr 04, 2009
EncephalomalciaApr 04, 2009
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By bert316 Blank
I am 51 year old male. on December 23,2008 I was having chest pain and rushed by ambulance to the hospital where afte...
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EncephalomalciaJan 31, 2009
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By hozie Blank
Hello, Nearly one year ago, in early March, I had a severe heart attack and 3 bypass surgery that day. Later, in Jul...
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Flycaster305Jan 27, 2009
kenkeithJan 27, 2009
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By Judey Blank
On December 26, 2008 I suffered a heart attack and 3 stents were put in and I feel great but am not sure what my exer...
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EncephalomalciaJan 04, 2009
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By amy14 Blank
DO THEY PUT YOU IN A NURSING HOME AFTER YOU HAVE QUADRUPLE BYPASS SURGERY IF REHABILITATION CENTERS ARE FULL?
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ireneoDec 13, 2008
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By toby45 Blank
I just exploded and blew my lid shouting and screaming at the top of my lungs to an empty house. I'm mad at my MI in ...
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lovinlife08Oct 18, 2008
kenkeithOct 17, 2008
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By lovinlife08 Blank
I am 32, a mother of 2, very active but landed in the hospital with a V-fib attack. It was then that they figured out...
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MysteryChemistMay 08, 2008
ireneoMay 08, 2008
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By Stacey317 Blank
My husband is 43-perfect weight no high chol or blood pressure and had a massive heart attack. They said a piece of p...
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sukumar794Apr 28, 2008
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By murph12 Blank
Nine weeks ago, I suffered an acute anterior wall MI. I suffered a ventricular tachycardia arrest and was given a DC ...
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