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    Open heart surgery to marathon in only 6 months
    motivatedheart posted:
    hello fellow valvers

    i had open heart surgery on september 17 at upenn and on march 17th im running a marathon as a fund raiser for the Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia.

    this will help show those about to under go surgery that that doesnt mean your physical life has to come to a stand still nor be in pain long term
    motivatedheart responded:
    If anyone's curious - this is exactly what I had done.

    billh99 responded:
    To many heart patient have a fear of having an active lifestyle.

    However, as you are showing most people can return to an active lifestyle. Or even a wakeup call for those that where not active before.

    Two groups that show that are;

    Cardiac Athletes

    And Ironheart Racing

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