Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by True Grit Farms » Fri Apr 20, 2018 4:49 pm

Excellent news glad to hear it.


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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by slick4591 » Fri Apr 20, 2018 6:14 pm

Glad you're on the mend.
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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by bbirder » Fri Apr 20, 2018 6:19 pm

Clicking on heart not working. Rest easy GB. No floods in the near future.
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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by wbvs58 » Fri Apr 20, 2018 7:00 pm

Good on you GB.

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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by farmerjan » Fri Apr 20, 2018 8:58 pm

So glad to read that you are headed home to TAKE IT EASY AND MEND !!!!!!. Beats the alternative, and i won't be long before you are able to do stuff if you take it slow now. I am no one to talk, because I get very impatient, but your wife needs you to get better and we sure need you here!!!!

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Post by Farm Fence Solutions » Fri Apr 20, 2018 9:24 pm

Glad to hear it, friend!
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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by Bright Raven » Sat Apr 21, 2018 7:29 am

That is great news!
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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by hurleyjd » Sat Apr 21, 2018 6:49 pm

Bright Raven wrote:
True Grit Farms wrote:
Bright Raven wrote:Hope that goes well. Crap, getting old is heII, dying is easy! I cannot imagine any reason to be afraid of death.


Well I don't agree with anything but the first sentence. Getting old beats the alternative, dying sure doesn't look easy to me from the outside looking in, I'd be lying if I said I'm not afraid of dying, at least I know what I have here and where I'm going.


About a week ago, I was checking the mineral feeder. In less than a heartbeat, the world was spinning around me. Like a flash, I recognized that I was going to faint. I went down, I barely hit the ground with my knees when I regained full consciousness.

I have a friend who is an EMS employee. He took my blood pressure. It was 106/64. My pulse was 54.




I called my brother and ask that he and I make contact once a day. Because if I drop dead, I don't want my 2 dogs to die of thirst.

But one thing this taught me: GOING OUT LIKE A LIGHT IS THE EASIEST TASK THAT A HUMAN WILL EVER COMPLETE.

Dying is easy. The devil is in getting everything in order while you are still in a conscious state.


Becoming dehydrated will make you dizzy and you can pass out. I have been taking lisinopril/htz 20-12.5 for the past thirty years. We have to adjust the level of the HTZ in the summer when out working and sweating . My doctor is aware of this and works with me on it.

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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by Workinonit Farm » Sat Apr 21, 2018 7:28 pm

greybeard wrote:I am home. Going to be awhile before I do anything, but sit on my backside...........



Just seeing this thread now, been a few days since getting on CT. I am so GLAD that you are back home and back to posting. Do as the medical professionals tell you. I hope your recovery is quick and uneventful. :)
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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by greybeard » Sat Apr 21, 2018 8:11 pm

bored...........
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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by Ryder » Sun Apr 22, 2018 1:48 am

Quit whining.
Read a book.
Watch Gun Smoke on tv.
Andy and Barney reruns are not that bad.
How about online poker ? If you like poker you can spend a lot of time with that.
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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by wbvs58 » Sun Apr 22, 2018 2:56 am

greybeard wrote:bored...........


HAha, I can relate to that GB, I had 4 lonnnng days and nights in hospital with my knee. Probably why I recovered so well, no one could hold me down when I got home, just had to do things. Not saying that you should do the same though, different situation, you just gotta put yourself in their hands for a bit.

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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by Bestoutwest » Mon Apr 23, 2018 11:30 am

greybeard wrote:bored...........


That was my big problem when my foot had me down. I read an incredible book, American Brutus, about John Wilkes Booth. TV was awful, but at least there were Bowl games and the NFR. I did a lot of movie watching, that helped. Good luck with your boredom, and I'm glad you're on the mend!
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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by alisonb » Mon Apr 23, 2018 11:49 am

Take it easy GBImage
Few is the number who think with their own minds and feel with their own hearts. Albert Einstein
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Re: Scheduled heart device implant for Thursday morning.

Post by M-5 » Mon Apr 23, 2018 11:52 am

Have they restricted your walking ??? you can kill hours just walking. That's what i have always done after a surgery that restricted working. However i've never had anything that evasive as a heart surgery
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