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  • Words fail me...

    I read this article in our local alternative rag, City Pages. I'm just flabbergasted by this. It's long but worth reading, considering how much we have to deal with doctors and medical staff:

    http://articles.citypages.com/2008-0...lls-young-man/
    Life is a banquet...and I got botulism! -- Me

    If time flies when you're having fun, will I age faster at Disneyland? -- Joel Perry

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    What a scary and heartbreaking story. I sure hope this family gets the help they need and deserve by going public. It's such a catch 22...how could you ever trust the medical profession again, all the while knowing they are the only ones who can help. -Missy
    Husband diagnosed w/IHSS 1975 (age 18), Myectomy 6/12/86 (29), Myectomy w/mitral leaflet trim 6/14/90 (33), Mitral Valve replaced 8/91 (34), Pacemaker 11/9/00 (43), Atrial Ablation-unsuccessful ?10/02, Atrial Ablation-successful ?2/03, CHF 6/07, CRT-D implanted 10/15/07 (50). We're just keepin' on keepin' on.

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      Wow. Just wow.

      Theresa
      Philippians 4:4-9; Wife, & 39 yo Mom to 9 year old son and 6 year old son/daughter twins; Diagnosed with HoCM 1999; Cleveland Clinic Myectomy and ICD, January 2006.

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