Heart Disease Community
Zumba after LAD stent
About This Community:

This patient support community is for discussions relating to angina, angioplasty, arrhythmia, bypass surgery, cardiomyopathy, coronary artery disease, defibrillator, heart attack, heart disease, mitral valve, pacemaker, PAD, stenosis, and stress tests.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
Blank Blank

Zumba after LAD stent

Prior to having a stent placed in my LAD from 90% blockage, I was doing Zumba 6 days a week for a minimum of 1 hour.  How soon can I start back to my regular schedule of Zumba or when can I start Zumba on a less intense schedule?  I am 45, do not smoke and I am not overweight.  It has been 3 weeks and I feel great.  What is the risk in starting back now?
Tags: Zumba, LAD, LAD stent, stents, Exercise Risk
2 Comments Post a Comment
Blank
63984_tn?1385441539
I'd think this a question best asked of your doctor.  Normally, your groin wound should be healed, but I'm betting you will be asked to start slowly.
Blank
237039_tn?1264261657
Yes, Flycaster is right. I was told I could return to normal activities as tolerated.  I would assume you would know your limits. I returned to work just 5 days after having 3 stents placed in my RCA. But I am an accountant running a company from the owrner's home.  Almost like working from home. My walking and exercising took a while longer to get back to. I knew my body wasn't quite ready for all of that at first.  Take care and take it one step at a time. Be thankful for the procedure.  Ally
Blank
Post a Comment
To
Top Heart Disease Answerers
976897_tn?1379171202
Blank
ed34
watford, United Kingdom
63984_tn?1385441539
Blank
Flycaster305
97303, OR
159619_tn?1318997813
Blank
erijon
Salt Lake City, UT
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
skydnsr
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Occupant
IL
212161_tn?1418434895
Blank
heartfluttersflyawayplz
hoschton, GA
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
BloodPressure Tracker
Monitor Your Blood Pressure
Start Tracking Now
Blank
HeartRhythm Tracker
Track your Heart Condition
Start Tracking Now
Recent Activity
1236893_tn?1408490528
Blank
gymdandee commented on Protein-Packed Smooth...
28 mins ago
1236893_tn?1408490528
Blank
Superfish Malware Removal Tool!!!!...
30 mins ago by gymdandee
4124885_tn?1350043517
Blank
sassie0695 commented on Protein-Packed Smooth...
2 hrs ago
Heart Disease Community Resources
RSS Expert Activity
748543_tn?1371753642
Blank
TMJ/TMJ The Connection Between Teet...
Jan 27 by Hamidreza Nassery , DMD, FICOI, FAGDBlank
469720_tn?1388149949
Blank
Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm-treatable... Blank
Oct 04 by Lee Kirksey, MDBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
The 3 Essentials to Ending Emotiona...
Sep 18 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
Top Heart Disease Answerers
976897_tn?1379171202
Blank
ed34
watford, United Kingdom
63984_tn?1385441539
Blank
Flycaster305
97303, OR
159619_tn?1318997813
Blank
erijon
Salt Lake City, UT
Avatar_f_tn
Blank
skydnsr
Avatar_m_tn
Blank
Occupant
IL
212161_tn?1418434895
Blank
heartfluttersflyawayplz
hoschton, GA