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  • Robert Hartwell
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    Lynn,

    Its moments like those that make all of this worthwhile. For me, it was climbing the steps to the parking garage after work. Before, when I got to the top, I had to stop and catch my breath. Now, I don't even think about it as I walk to my car.

    Bob

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  • paix
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    Hi Lynn,

    This is awesome news! Good for you

    Elizabeth

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  • SheliRenee
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    Lynn - It is so encouraging to learn that you are now able to do more than you were able to before your myectomy. I pray that you will continue to improve beyond all your hopes and dreams.

    SheliRenee

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  • Linda
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    Lynn, what you have shared will certainly be an encouragement to those who are facing myectomy in the near future. Thanks! I'm so happy for you. Linda

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  • Glen Beamish
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    Lynn, nice to hear that, I have never had symptoms that bad, but from the ones I have had I can relate a little bit to having the weight taken off your heart. It's like a new lease on life.
    Looks like it can only get better.

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  • Lisa Salberg
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    YEH!!!
    I love the little things...they make all the difference!
    Congratulations Lynn, I am very happy for YOU!

    Lisa

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  • LynnS
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    It's the little things...

    Not quite a year ago I had my myectomy at CCF (August 29th to be exact). I've been in cardiac rehab nearly 12 weeks as well. Here are 2 little things that are a victory and success for me.

    Last week I took a walk with my 3 year old daughter and for the first time since I was even pregnant with her, I didn't have to stop and catch my breath.

    Then this morning I planted a few flowers in my front yard (in the shade - ) and it only took me an hour to do it. Last year, it took me about 2.5 hours because I was so out of breath and every time I stood up from being bent over I had to wait for my vision to clear up (it would blacken out every time I stood up).

    So, it's the little things I'm celebrating post-myectomy right now!
    L
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