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Has anyone else stopped taking a daily statin?

Hi everyone, I'm wondering if I'm alone in deciding that I no longer wish to co...

Goodbye and a big thank you

I am going to step back now and concentrate on me for a while. I joined in 2018 ...

National NHS Nurses Strike!

The Result should be announced today from the 'Royal College of Nursing' on the ...

Why do medical professionals treat you like your stupid!

Hi I don't know if you remember me saying I was waiting for an appointment from ...

getting back to running

I’ve ran for many years (marathons, 10k, fell running etc.) but ended up have a ...

Hello from a newbie

I'm new on here, having been diagnosed with bicuspid aortic stenosis. My consult...

Can anyone decifer this information on my hospital letter??

Low atrial ectopic rhythm at a rate of 82bpm. Normal PR interval of 162ms. Norma...

Come out feeling worse than when I went in!

Well following 8 months of worrying about having a heart attack, it’s happened. ...

28 weeks sick pay

hi just checking to see if this has happened to anyone else .I am a bricklayer a...

Free prescriptions

Can you get free prescriptions if on medication after heart attack? I'm on life...

Mainly aimed at the ladies (but all opinions welcome)

This question is mainly aimed at the ladies on here who have had OHS although I ...

Need support

Eight weeks ago I came home from a walk, sat down and was hit by a tremendous p...

Should we be warned if they see we getting worse

Do people think we should be told by our Consultants / Surgeons if we have any t...

such a wimp

hi everyone, I am trying to be brave and get on with it but I feel so upset. I j...

Angiogram

I'm confused over the last few weeks I've had an MRI, and other tests . And toda...

Cardiac rehab

Hi everyone I've got my first cardiac rehabilitation application tomorrow (Wedne...

Post HA update

3rd August I had a full on heart attack out of the blue, stent fitted and send ...

Low pulse, freezing cold, low blood pressure

I am feeling colder than I ever have this autumn. I am fit it is true, I've al...

Farmer Jack

Jack had farmed his acreage in Florida for well over 50 years. Now as he was app...
Heart Star

anxiety

had stent fitted last wednesday,came out saturday and with no or little sleep e...

high blood pressure

so I finally went to a cardiologist he’s said structurally my heart is unremarka...

More shiny shoes!

Decided that it wasn't worth risking my heels using sprint spikes for jumping so...

statins

I tried to post this yesterday but can’t see it anywhere. Is there a statin that...

DNR, what, when and how

How do I find out if I have a Do Not Resuscitate on my medical notes? or how do ...

Lansoprazole and Omeprazole

Hi, I’m wondering if anyone else has has similar experiences with either Lansopr...

WORK OR NOT

I HAD HEART FAILURE 5 YEARS AGO AND GOT OVER THAT REALLY WELL BUT 2021 HAD A DRI...

Cardiology Appointments

Hi I wanted to ask if telephone appointments are normal now in Cardiology? My ...

4 years ago today

I discovered that Gaviscon doesn't help when that indigestion you're suffering i...

The BHF Tipping Point Report

The BHF's Tipping Point report makes sobering reading for us all....
Heart Star

Date for surgery

Hi everyone I now have a date for my bypass surgery which is 4th of November. Wi...
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