Answers! A Second Opinion Success

So, last night was down right awful. I was having skips like never before. Every 4-10 beats for quite a while and then every few minutes for the rest of the night. This sent me into a straight up panic attack. I have not really had a full blown panic in years and let me…

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What I Want…Too Much to Ask??

Since I am being negative and gloomy and such a whiney, bitchy mess....I figured, hell...let's share the misery. Yea, I am fuckin' generous like that. You're welcome. You know...its not like I ask for a lot. I don't pray for riches (while I would love it...I know I don't need it). I don't expect perfection.…

Stereotaxis/Magnetic Navigation Ablation

If you FF to about 14:00 they actually show the procedure on someone with afib. Amazing but scary. This is what my electrophysiologist wants to do to me basically.... Rockhopper.tv - Programmes Also - here are some patient stories from the US which are pretty remarkable. But still scary. Stereotaxis - Patient Stories What do you…

Heavy Decisions…Having a REALLY Hard Time

Today I had my appointment with my EP (electrophysiologist) to follow-up after an event monitor found several events including PACs and a run of SVT. Some things were reassuring, some confusing and some upsetting. She drew pictures and explained to me what she thinks is happening. She called these irregular events – ECHO BEATS. This…

Bleep, Bleep, BLEEEEEEEEEEP (and other heart talk)

I have discussed my flip floppy, fast, crazy fucked up heart issues occasionally throughout the years. HERE is one blog...and HERE is another. Those posts go over all the basics as well as some of the fun, fun detail. Long story short... In my 20s my heart would flip flop and sometimes race. I made…