Aortic Valve Stenosis
DenHump in British Heart Foundationa year ago
Hi Everyone, Im a newbie here, I had a coarctation of the Aorta repaired in 1984 and I also have what is very common with this condition is...
Simontaylormills in British Heart Foundationa year agoPOPULAR
I have a odd question,
I'm having a pulmonary valve replacement in the very near future.
I've been contemplating writing some goodbye letter...
Difficulty dealing with Heart problems and related issues
Jackie213 in British Heart Foundationa year ago
I am new here. However have had a heart problem since 2013. I was told I had cardiomyopathy and after 2 weeks in hospital had an ICD fitted....
After effect after discharged 1 month
ryanhuang614 in Meningitis Now8 months ago
My daughter got a bacteria meningitis after her 12 days, she stayed 1 month in hospital treated with Linezolid and Penicillin. After another...
Dental treatment with PAF and on Rivaroxaban?
JaneFinn in AF Association2 years agoPOPULAR
Hi everyone, I added my new medical details (PAF & Rivarixaban) to my dental records and now my dental surgery has said I can't have my regu...
Gracey23 in AF Association3 years agoPOPULAR
Hi everyone, I've been taking Pradaxa for about two and half weeks and today was told I need surgery to remove a molar. I'm not concerned ab...
Will I reach acceptance??
Csnp in British Heart Foundation2 years ago
After attending my Gp surgery for several months with breathlessness and tiredness ,I was referred to a supposedly fast track cardiac clini...
Starting beta blockers and very nervous. Has anyone else experience with them?
DaggerBlaze in British Heart Foundation2 years agoPOPULAR
Hello there. Today I was prescribed beta blockers (low dose) to help keep my high heart rate down while the doctor does some other tests to ...
Bras12 in AF Association3 months agoPOPULAR
I had an ablation on Tuesday the 12th of March. 5 days later at night, I had a weird abstruction of vision in my left eye. It seemed to be i...
Severe mitral stenosis
Dazzler142 in British Heart Foundation2 years agoPOPULAR
Can anyone tell me if they have had a mitral valve replacement?
I am 45 and having one in a few weeks and very scared as have found no sup...
BHF's Community Guidelines
Jo_BHF in British Heart Foundation2 years agoPOPULAR
Our community is a place for people affected by heart disease to find support and information.
The BHF team is here to support you and answe...
Lost my wife to menigitis left behind our 2 boys 4 and 10 months it could have been prevented seeked medical elp 3times doctors kept say go
unluckydad in Meningitis Now6 years ago
The 4th time called ambulance jenniger n kids all sick jan 3 she passed jan14 2013 IM TOTALLY devastayed heart broken. Lost every nite cryin...
Aortic root replacement
Janemags in British Heart Foundationa year agoPOPULAR
I'm due to have the above op which involves replacement of aortic valve with mechanical one, and replacement of a section of my aorta which ...
Unknown DVT.......so far. Backpack in 5 weeks!!!
Char0209 in Anticoagulation UK4 years ago
Hi. I write this post from my hospital bed. A week ago I was admitted after suffering pain, cold and numbness in my right foot reaching up t...
Prednisilone and Heart Failure
PuddingPack in Vasculitis UK3 years ago
CSS/EGPA almost 8 years and it seriously affected my heart amongst other things.
Does anyone have heart involvement with their CSS/EGP...
ALERT: another possible cause of gluten sensitivity/intolerance
mitchellbarbara in Gluten Free Guerrillas6 years ago
I have been going thru some things over the last 18 months that led me to be tested for Celiac, 3 blood tests were normal, as well as biopsi...
Root canal caused my RA
lh63 in NRAS18 days agoPOPULAR
Had my root canal 11 years ago with no negative side effects. Eight months ago was diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis. It literally started...
MrsMac616 in LUpus Patients Understanding and Support4 years ago
Hi. I'm probably premature posting here, but looking for some opinions while awaiting test results. ANA was positive, but IFA (which docto...
Disability Living Allowance/Attendance Allowance codes
Offcut in Fibromyalgia Action UK6 years ago
Might help if you can find your code before form filling or interviews
Disability Living Allowance/Attendance Allowance
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MarkS in AF Associationa month agoPOPULAR
Afibbers are at increased risk of Alzheimers, so I found this new research to be very interesting. This was in New Scientist:
Lack of tolerance!
kefalonia1 in British Heart Foundation2 years agoPOPULAR
This is trivial post but l am interested to know if anyone else feels the same. Since my AVR, Pacemaker, endocarditis and sepsis and 92 days...
looking for advice and support x
SarahNeale in British Heart Foundationa year agoPOPULAR
I'm new to the site. I'm 33 years old and have just been told I need to have my second open heart surgery to have a mechanical v...
Ritchie1268 in Pernicious Anaemia Society25 days agoPOPULAR
Just thought I would post this.
I know some people use these for B12 Self Injecting as I myself asked the question when I first joined havin...
Anxiety caused by AF
Mandy232426 in AF Association2 years agoPOPULAR
Hello. This is the first time i have posted on here. I am 48 and was diagnosed with AF in October 2016. Had to be rushed into ho...
Hidden in Asthma UK community forum12 years ago
Thought Iâ€™d introduce myself first. My name is Sarah and Iâ€™m a moderate (ish) asthmatic on all the usual meds. Iâ€™ve had a bad run ...
Can't get my head round this
mrsk06 in British Heart Foundation2 years agoPOPULAR
Hi Totally new to all this!
My hubby who's 32, fit and active lifestyle had a heart attack on Sunday.... It just doesn't make sense! We have...
Awaiting definitive diagnosis?
aussiesue in Sticky Blood-Hughes Syndrome Support7 years agoPOPULAR
I'm new to this site and think its brilliant! I wonder if anyone else has been through a similar experience or can give advice? I am a form...
Aorta Valve Replacement within 2-3 weeks
meashamfox in British Heart Foundationa year agoPOPULAR
Had a meeting with a surgeon at Glenfield Hospital last Wednesday and was told my valve needs replacing as soon as possible, I'm expecting t...
A life in review?
PhiliDV in British Heart Foundation2 years ago
Has having your diagnosis or operation made you sit down and review your life?
Are there things you wish you'd done?
Are you now writing a 'bu...
Organic or Mechanical Valve - This is the Question?
NeedsMJ in British Heart Foundationa year agoPOPULAR
Hi, Severe Aortic Stenosis & Paroxysmal AF. First diagnosed 2013, now scheduled for Valve replacement surgery in next 3 months. Yet to decid...
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