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JillC RN for over 40 years, MS degree in Respiratory Nursing, Worked surgical open-heart ICU for 18 years in Chicago.. After years of symptoms finally diagnosed with HOCM in 2006. I retired from nursing 2012 due to HCM and had septal myectomy at Local hospital 2013, Redo myectomy Mayo Clinic 2014. Now doing well. Find out more about JillC
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  • Even Saints are Human

    When I start to feel the weight of the world on my shoulders....I like to remind myself of this quote attributed to Mother Theresa:

    "I know that God will never give me more than I can handle......I just wish He didn't trust me so much"

    If she were alive and texting, she probably would follow that quote with "LOL"

    The human condition can get pretty heavy sometimes...But we were given very broad shoulders. When we stand together as human beings and put our shoulders together, we can lighten the load for each other.

    On this Forum I have seen people from the USA, Canada, UK, Israel., New Zealand, India, Australia, Iceland, China and other countries
    Standing shoulder to shoulder to lighten each other's load.

    God is not just in Heaven or in a specific church or a specific religion. He is in us. He is in that human being standing next to you. The one needing a shoulder as well as the one offering a shoulder.

    It is our choice everyday to bring lightness or darkness into the world.... Both an honor and a responsibility

    Wishing all who touch this forum Love and Light
    Last edited by JillC; 09-12-2014, 11:00 AM.
    After years of symptoms:
    Officially Diagnosed HOCM 2006
    Myectomy 3/11/13 at non-COE
    Extended Myectomy 7/23/14
    At Mayo with Dr. Joseph Dearani

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    Re: Even Saints are Human

    Amen, sister
    Angus Campbell
    Golden Isles Region, Southeast Georgia, USA

    Dx'd HOCM at St Luke's Roosevelt, New York City, 2005
    Myectomy Jan 9th 2014 at Cleveland Clinic
    Drs Lever and Smedira

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      Amen to this. A very fruitful day to everyone and may God bless us all!

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