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    I am From india

    Welcome to the forum and happy to see that you made it through your valve replacement in January! I hope that all is going well with you and that you are feeling stronger and much better with each passing day. Did you have your surgery in India?
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    Goin In finally! 3-9-15 am

    Thinking of you today and praying that all went well. We'll be looking for an update when you are able to post! Later....
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    Strawberry & cucumber salad on the menu tonight

    I love salads and this one sounds great! Thanks for passing on the recipe! Bon Apetit!
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    First anniversary for Aortic valve #2

    Wishing you many more years of Valversaries! Sounds like you are feeling great, staying active and enjoying life! Take care of yourself and watch out for the bike spills. I had a spill on my pedal bike in the '90's and I ended up with a broken elbow. Then a few years later, had another...
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    surgery on friday

    Glad to know that you made it through your surgery and are now on your road to recovery! Hope that all continues to go well with you!
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    19 Years Today

    Happy Belated Valversary to you! May you have many more years ahead and all in good health!
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    INRatio Monitor -- Right on Target!

    I agree Bina! It may give pause to those who have not been where we've been, to see the joy that news like this can bring, at least for a while!
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    INRatio Monitor -- Right on Target!

    That is what I interpreted when I read the letter and thank God I don't fall into any of those medical categories (yet!). Therefore, my INRatio meter can still be trusted to give me accurate readings and the comparisons proved it!
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    Entered into the 50's club.

    Happy 50th Birthday to you! Wishing you many, many more future B-days! (y)
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    INRatio Monitor -- Right on Target!

    Last week I had to go see my new cardiologist in town and decided to check my INR right before going to my appointment. I was curious to know how my readings would compare to their readings --- they use a CoaguChek in their office and check my INR as part of their checkup routine. My INR at...
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    Surgery on Thursday!

    Wishing you nothing but the best with your surgery on Thursday! We'll be waiting to hear from you when you're well enough to post! Godspeed!
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    DNA - Genetic Testing for Medication Tolerance

    Thanks for the link!
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    DNA - Genetic Testing for Medication Tolerance

    Yes, I think it is good news for everyone and I think we should all be excited about it! Isn't technology great?! Thanks for posting some of the links available online. Take care and Merry Christmas to you and yours!
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    DNA - Genetic Testing for Medication Tolerance

    Yes, I am quite excited about it too, Wanda and I believe it is a step in the right direction! Hopefully it will not only help in reducing costs but also assure patients that they are getting prescribed the best medications available for their particular issues. Some doctors are "prescription...
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    DNA - Genetic Testing for Medication Tolerance

    I had something NEW happen to me at my cardiologist's office this week. While waiting to see my doctor, another medical person walked in and asked me if he could take a DNA swab from me. I was of course puzzled and he went on to explain that this type test is being taken in many doctor's...