Journeys

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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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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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Michael

Angina, High cholesterol

It isn’t necessarily chest pain that signals a heart event. Here, Michael shares his experience, ...

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Bill

Angina

Bill was running out of puff so he decided to see a doctor. It turns out that heart trouble wasn’t...

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Stig

Angina, Heart attack

Stig had a heart attack while on holiday, but didn’t get properly checked out until he returned to...

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Bob

Angina

“Heart trouble? That would be ridiculous! I have been fit all my life, my heart must be as tough ...

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Allan

Angina, Heart attack

Feeling fit and healthy at 67, the last thing Allan expected was heart problems. This is his story ...

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