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Thu Mar 14, 2019, 07:50 PM

My brother Jim, who had a heart attack Monday, is doing very well and going home Friday

Thank you all for your prayers and healing thoughts and good wishes. They were comforting.

Thank you also to those who told of their own experiences.

DU is indeed a supportive community.

(It is hard to believe that someone can have a severe heart attack one day and go home 4 days later!)

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Reply My brother Jim, who had a heart attack Monday, is doing very well and going home Friday (Original post)
bobbieinok Mar 14 OP
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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 07:52 PM

1. Good to hear!

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 07:58 PM

2. Best wishes for an excellent recovery..

Might need to make some lifestyle changes though.

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 08:01 PM

3. That is great news.

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 08:08 PM

4. Lovely

Just lovely.

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 08:14 PM

5. Excellent news!

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 08:19 PM

6. Good for Jim and the whole family!❤❤❤❤❤

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 08:20 PM

7. I'm so glad

Wishing you all continued good health and happiness.

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 08:21 PM

8. Great News!

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 08:24 PM

9. wonderful!!!

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 08:29 PM

10. GOOD NEWS

Take it easy for awhile!

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 08:29 PM

11. Great news! Paz.

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 08:32 PM

12. The best news! ❤nt

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 08:56 PM

13. That's wonderful news.

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 08:58 PM

14. I am so glad to hear that.

I bet tomorrow cannot come fast enough for Jim.
He will feel 100% better just getting to sleep in his own bed!

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 09:00 PM

15. Very good news! Thanks for updating us!

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 09:15 PM

16. So happy to hear this!

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 09:24 PM

17. Treatment for these things has improved a lot

My father got one of the early stents put in at the hospital where they were invented in the 1990's. Today they are routine, and the big variable is how much damage is done before they get you to the cath lab and fix the blockage. The key is get to help if there is any doubt. The ER would much rather send you home after a thorough checkout for a false alarm than send you to the morgue after you got to them too late, and minutes matter. Glad to hear Jim got to them in time, and I hope not too much damage was done before they got him stented.

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 09:32 PM

18. Great news. I'm so glad. He's all fixed up and ready to go. nt

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 09:44 PM

19. Glad to hear it! Give him my best.

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 09:45 PM

20. Great news

If he follows the doctors' orders, he will be fine.

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 10:14 PM

21. Wonderful!

Thanks for letting us know.

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 10:17 PM

22. Thankful that it tuned out this way!

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Response to bobbieinok (Original post)

Thu Mar 14, 2019, 10:39 PM

23. I've been following

the stories about your brother, and am glad to hear that he is recovering

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