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4 years with my new heart


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  • 4 years with my new heart

    Hey guys how are you all going , havent been here for a while so hope all is well with everyone .

    So tomorrow i would have had my heart for 4 years of to rainbow end for the day to celebrate (rainbow end is nz biggest theme "rides" park) come to thing of it i think its our only theme park .

    Thing with me are going great health is going good , and im started doing some study, thought its time i got my life together and did sumthink with my life I love my job that i was doing but it was going no where and the money was crap .
    Im started studying Early childhoon , my doctor didn't agree with me studing early childhoon cos of working with kids and picking up bugs all the time but i made the choice to do it any way its somethink iv always wonted to do .
    Forever Young

    I was diagnosedwith HCM at 6.
    Went into Atrial fibrillation so had a ICD put in at 16
    Went into Heart failure at 17
    Got a heart transplant at 21(2009)

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    Re: 4 years with my new heart

    I'm glad you're doing so well!

    Husband has HCM.
    3 kids - ages 23, 21, & 19. All presently clear of HCM.


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      Re: 4 years with my new heart

      Good to hear from you again Margi. It's been a long time. Glad you are moving forward with a career!
      Onward and Upward !

      Diagnosed 4/07 HCM with fixed & dynamic obstruction
      Myectomy with resected cordonae tendonae 4/08 CCF
      ICD 10/08


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        Re: 4 years with my new heart

        Hi Margi,
        Happy birthday. And I hope you have many more!

        Myectomy on Feb. 5, 2007.


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          Re: 4 years with my new heart

          Margi - So glad things are going well for you - wishing you many more great yrs! Linda


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            Re: 4 years with my new heart

            Margi - You've always done things your way! Congrats on the milestone and for getting back to school. Just because to start off with one major, does not mean you you'll end up surrounded by wee ones with runny noses! Use your time in school to discover Margi and you'll do right!

            Many, many more H-anniversaries!
            Diagnosed @ 48
            Saw Dr. Michael Debakey @ age 5 - "He's fine, just a little noisy"
            Father to 3 boys 22, 25, 29 (all currently clear - pending genetics)
            AICD - Valentines Day '08, Spark Plug replaced 11/14
            After much research, I had a Myectomy @ Mayo for my 50th Birthday '08
            Quietly going insane . . .


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