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John

Angina, Heart attack

“Being admitted to hospital and having a heart attack – it knocked my confidence very badly. But...

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Jack

Angina

A series of frightening symptoms led Jack into a maze as he tried to locate the cause and solution ...

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Scott

Angina

As an active 45-year-old farmer, it was unusual for Scott to feel so tired and unmotivated. It took ...

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Arthur

Angina, Cardiac arrest, Heart failure, High blood pressure

“Try and surround yourself with people who will give you positive motivation,” says Arthur – a...

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Yvonne

Angina

Yvonne’s life was so full and contented that she was oblivious to any issues with her heart. Then ...

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David

Angina, Arrhythmia

“It’s important to believe what your body tells you, and to challenge the view that everything ...

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Warren

Angina, Heart failure

“I could hardly breathe. It was as though someone was turning a vice around my stomach, squeezing ...

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Graeme

Angina

For someone who doesn’t like to sit still, recovering from open heart surgery posed a particular ...

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Janet

Angina

Janet never even suspected there was something wrong with her heart. And now, she still ponders if ...

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David

Angina

Chest pain led him to the doctor, but for public health worker David, what happened next was a ...

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Kevin

Angina, High blood pressure

When Kevin felt a bit of pain in his chest, he never suspected it was his heart. After all, he ...

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Lyall

Angina, Heart attack, High cholesterol, Carer’s story

Unlike his father who died suddenly of a heart attack at 54, Lyall was given a second chance....

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