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Journey Of Healing

Open Heart Surgery Time Lapse of Healing Join me on a quick journey of healing and see what the fresh incisions of open heart surgery are like.   A word of warning: Some of the images may be disturbing to some, but I share this to emphasize the process.   Day 1-60  A time-lapse presentation […]

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Rage Against The Dying Light

When Life Slaps You Hard   Midway upon the journey of life I found myself within a forest dark, for the straightforward pathway had been lost. – Dante Alighieri-Divine Comedy   A little more than six months ago, life was clipping along at the perfect pace. I had just finished a season of triathlon racing […]

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Why Haven’t You Done This Yet?

Finding The Problem   How much would you spend not to die? Sort of a silly question, but it needs to be asked. Heart disease remains the top killer and unfortunately, the first sign of a problem for 50% of people is sudden cardiac death. What if a quick test could find out if a […]

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Life On A Dime

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Nothing is Certain Except Change Time passes quickly and change happens all around us every day. Like it or not. Enjoy the moment while you can, one day it will just be another memory. -Unknown   As I eluded to in the last post, time is fickle and health can be fleeting. Many of us are […]

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How Much Is A Heart Worth?

How Much Is Your Life Worth? Or Your Heart? Serious question. Did you answer it? Would you spend a some cash to potentially extend your life?   What if $100 would save your life?     If you can’t open the wallet and part with the coin, would your wife, husband, best friend, partner, significant […]

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Why You Need To Keep Your Heart Out Of Your Stomach

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Heart & Soul (Stomach) Feeling a bit of heartburn?  Too much of a good thing last night?  What about that chocolate after some pizza & pop? Just pop an antacid and move on.  Pop several, right?   So What? A variety of medications are used to treat acid problems in the stomach: Neutralizers (Tums, Rolaids, […]

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Coffee Bombs Can Be Risky

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Coffee A Cup Of Joe (or poison)   I love coffee.   My soul needs coffee.   My day won’t start well without a huge cup of coffee. Is this you? So What’s The Big Deal? Human’s are as variable on the inside as we are on the outside. What we eat, how we sleep and […]

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The Truth About Your Cholesterol

It’s More Than Just A Number Many are ill informed about their cholesterol. I see it every day and it is disappointing. One doesn’t fix a car by only listening to it and watching it drive but rather by lifting the hood and diving deep into the inside to discover the true problem. Knowing the […]

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