Heart attack?

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Ever have a heart attack?

  1. Yes.

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  2. No.

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  3. Not really sure.

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  1. Big Black Dog
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    Last Tuesday morning at around 11:15 am, I had a heart attack. I am recovering well. Just curious. Any of you guys or gals ever have a heart attack? There's a simple "Yes" or "No" poll.
     
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    That is pretty scary - glad to hear you are on the mend. Good luck with your recovery.
     
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    May you recover very soon, Count Dracula. *Hugs*

    Aqua*
     
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    Holy Crap! What happened?
     
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    Get betta in a hurry, please.
     
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    yep. almost four years ago... got a stent... got a boatload of meds... started doing more cardio...lost some weight... things are cool now.
     
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    I've never had a heart attack but I do have the "ear lobe crease" which is apparently an indicator of an increased chance of heart attack. So I changed my diet and exercise more.
     
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    Darn Dracky. Hope you make a full recovery.

    You really should type that blood before you feed.
     
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    I had a heart attack on Christmas Eve 2002 at age 54 - I was in ICU for a week was transfered to Trillium Health Centre in Toronto and a stent was put into the lower right quadrant of my heart. I lost about 10% of my heart as a result of the attack. It took about one year for full recovery. I had to stop smoking, take Lipitor and take two BP tabs daily.

    You'll get back to normal Count, take it easy and think positive.

    Good luck,
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    Thanks for all the well-wishes everybody. I am feeling better and it's not yet my time to own property in the bone yard. Doctor's say to slow down quite a bit so I guess from now on I'll not feed on any more high test blood.
     
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