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General discussions about any heart related issue.
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Discussions regarding Reunions and other group activities.
Topics: 319 Posts: 5,490
319 5,490
Clot in the mechanical valve
Discussions related to BAV's and Connective Tissue Disorder.
Topics: 923 Posts: 12,391
923 12,391
Discussions regarding the different types of valves available for valve replacement surgery.
Topics: 1,177 Posts: 23,106
1,177 23,106
Discussions regarding those tense weeks leading up to heart surgery.
Topics: 4,518 Posts: 66,456
Last Post: Surgery date!
4,518 66,456
Discussions regarding the days in the hospital after surgery and the all important transition back to normal life.
Topics: 7,148 Posts: 96,865
7,148 96,865
This forum is for celebrating valve replacement surgical anniversaries.
Topics: 693 Posts: 7,414
693 7,414
For every person who goes through heart surgery, there are those who make it possible. This is a forum for the spouses, partners and families of those who could not make it without our loved supporters.
Topics: 179 Posts: 2,987
179 2,987
Discussions related to physical fitness, sporting activities and cardiac rehabilitation. To further support that having valve replacement surgery/Coumadin does not mean an end to an active lifestyle.
Topics: 1,336 Posts: 18,352
Last Post: Third Triathlon
1,336 18,352
Throwdowns for weight watching and competition or other ever evolving Throwdown ideas.
Topics: 575 Posts: 12,389
575 12,389
Discussion of issues pertaining to all Home PT/INR monitoring systems.
Topics: 918 Posts: 10,881
918 10,881
Discussions regarding coumadin and anti-coagulation therapy.
Topics: 3,862 Posts: 48,383
Last Post: Vitamin K2
3,862 48,383
Vitamin K2
This forum is for posting recipes that are heart friendly or any that you'd care to share.
Topics: 272 Posts: 2,483
Last Post: Cbd ?
272 2,483
Cbd ?
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Discussions related to new and upcoming advancements in valve replacement surgery and heart medications.
Topics: 362 Posts: 2,175
362 2,175
Links and resources to reference information related to heart surgery.
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137 715
Here is where you can discuss topics not covered by the other forums. Please be mindful of the fact that we are a medical support site for Valve Replacement Surgery.
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9,761 121,457
Hyvää Pääsiästä
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Ask questions of the webmaster regarding forum operation.
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Last Post: Website not safe!
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Website not safe!
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Please visit this forum to find information and discuss matters pertaining to contributions to
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    Is phosphorous a concern for tissue valve longevity?
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    BAV since teen, worried about future
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    i just recently found this forum. When I was in high school a doctor detected a slight murmur. Was diagnosed with bicuspid aortic valve. Was told that this was a problem I would need to worry about far in the future.

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