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  • Happy Birthday, Mary!

    Mary (Toogoofy)'s birthday is June 12, the same day as my sister's 60th!

    Maybe you don't feel like beating the

    Maybe you do feel like especially with the recent transplant news

    But, I know we all love you and want to wish you a big


  • #2
    Dear Mary,
    I hope you have a wonderful birthday and a year that is full of answers and help for your health, finances, schooling, and all. (June 12 is also my sister's 60th birthday.) --Lisa Inman


    • #3

      Have a party!!!


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


      • #4
        Dear Mary,

        Congrats, baby! Every day is a gift.




        • #5
          Happy Birthday Mary

          get out and have some FUN!

          Knowledge is power ... Stay informed!
          YOU can make a difference - all you have to do is try!

          Dx age 12 current age 46 and counting!
          lost: 5 family members to HCM (SCD, Stroke, CHF)
          Others diagnosed living with HCM (or gene +) include - daughter, niece, nephew, cousin, sister and many many friends!
          Therapy - ICD (implanted 97, 01, 04 and 11, medication
          Currently not obstructed
          Complications - unnecessary pacemaker and stroke (unrelated to each other)


          • #6
            Happy Birthday Mary

            Yes go out and have some fun or maybe a walk on the beach

            Diagnosed 2003
            Myectomy 2-23-2004
            Husband: Ken
            Son: John diagnosed 2004
            Daughter: Janet (free of HCM)

            Grandchildren: Drew 15,Aaron 13,Karen 9,Connor 9


            • #7
              Thanks everyone. You're support for everything is amazing. I'm not quite sure what I'm gonna do today. But, I'll be surronded by my friends and that is the best gift i could ever ask for

              Mary S.


              • #8
                Happy Birthday, Mary.

                I read where you will finally get some light on your health. Maybe that is your birthday present from up above.

                I've read you much you've been struggling and I pray that getting a transplant is the answer.

                Now, go have some fun!


                • #9
                  Happy Birthday Mary


                  Wishing you a Very Happy Birthday!

                  Let your light continue to shine!

                  Diagnosed 1996, Myectomy Aug. 2000, 3 Radio-frequency ablations for a-fibs 2003-2005.


                  • #10

                    Happy Birthday Mary!!!
                    49 yrs. old
                    Diagnosed at 31.
                    Cardiac Arrest 2003, RF Ablation in AZ, no positive result -
                    First ICD 2003 - In 2006 lead went bad, abandoned lead, threaded new one & new generator
                    Myectomy 5-5-05 at The Cleveland Clinic - Dr. Lever & Dr. Smedira -heart surgeon.
                    Currently have Grade 2 Diastolic Dysfunction with pulmonary hypertension & pulmonary edema.
                    My brother passed away suddenly at 34 yrs old from HCM.
                    2 teenage children, ages 17 and 15.


                    • #11

                      Today was a great day! I hung out with friends and had a lot of fun. Then I got a call from a long lost cousin to wish me happy birthday. She had run into some money and wanted to give me a present. So she wired me $500! It was sooooo awesome! I didn't expect that at all. Now I can pay my car and get my medicines!

                      Amazing how things work!

                      Mary S.


                      • #12
                        Hi Mary,

                        Wishing you the best birthday ever and the best of everything always!

                        (okay I'm not great with all of the pics and things so imagine I sent you fireworks with them exploding "happy birthday" and you favorite band singing your favorite song at the same time!)

                        41 years old. Diagnosed with HOCM in Feb 2005. Myectomy at Mayo on June 8, 2005


                        • #13
                          Hey Mary,

                          Happy Birthday, (yesterday)! Hope it was great!



                          • #14
                            Thanks all.

                            Your well wishes keep me going alot right now!

                            Mary S.


                            • #15
                              Happy belated Birthday hope it was a great one.....

                              EMT friend
                              I pray that God will place his loving arms around you and hold you in the comfort of his love.