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6 hours ago  ·  

hello all, can anyone tell me if they have symptoms when they are starting to have menopause stages? if so what are they? im feeling shortness of breath, cant walk very far and very tired. and my body just feels strange . but once that month time leaves , I feel better. any one else have symptoms or issues with this ? if so does the doctor give us anything for this ... See MoreSee Less

2 days ago  ·  

We are hosting a family walk, fun day in Highland IN. Hope to meet other heart warriors or family members. Message me if you're interested in joining our event.
Proceeds go to Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation
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1 week ago  ·  

Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. 1994 Friday of Memorial Day weekend my mom went into cardiac arrest. If we all had only known how bad her heart was. She had a heart condition called Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. She was 38 years old. She left behind her husband Bob and her 3 young children Andrea, Robbie & Jerad. Some of us later found out that we also carry this gene including her twin sister, her mom, her other sister and one of my brothers. Thinking of my mom today and how much we all miss her. Thinking of all the families that have lost loved ones to HCM. ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago  ·  

CALLING ALL SOUTHERN CALIFORNIANS WITH HCM

Join us for an inaugural gathering of HCM patients and family members in the Los Angeles area. We will be meeting on Saturday, June 13 at 10:30 a.m. at a private home in La Canada Flintridge, located right off the 210 Freeway not far from Pasadena and Glendale.

If you are not available on June 13 but are interested in learning about upcoming HCM gatherings, please email Cynaburst@gmail.com and you will be added to the list and you will be notified of future events.

To RSVP for the June 13th event, email Cynaburst@gmail.com and you will receive an acknowledgment with the address of the meeting location.

Looking forward to seeing you there!
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2 weeks ago  ·  

HCMA Community

I received an alert that Cleveland Clinic is doing a Spreecast on Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Here is a link: ...

My 14 y/o son adores roller coasters. He was recently diagnosed with HCM. He swears roller coasters don't get him overly excited. He has no...

Hi all: I'm going to the Mayo for further assessment in June and see that I have been assigned to see Dr. Jeffrey Geske. Has anyone seen or heard...

Hi my name is Sabrina, I have a son, Keegan, who is 17 years old and has down syndrome, austism and HCM. We have found out from his cardiologist...

This post is as much about my using this board for a bit of therapy, than anything else. I'm a bit low today, mulling things over in my mind - and I...

Heading to Mayo Rochester July 21 for a one year post op check up. If anyone is going to be in the neighborhood .....PM me, maybe we can grab a cup...

Could someone recommend a site that gives the normal ranges for heart sizes and functions? Preferably by age. I have lots of info on the MRI report...

Now that my ICD is almost 9 year old, my cardiologists at Hopkins are telling me that one of the parameters (the time it takes to charge itself to...

Hi Everyone, I have searched the forums and done some googling but I don't understand LVOT and what it means. My results state: "there is an...

Image: http://images.tapatalk-cdn.com/15/05/18/2e1544ac6330ac8fdb64c16ccaf89c94.jpg This is Ethan my 14 y/o son. I know it isn't rational but the...

Hi there! I have a question. It is hard enough being a single mom of three, but then add in the additional challenge of telling someone you have...

Hello, I have been recently diagnosed with HCM Apical variant, during the screening process I completed an EKG stress test, two Echos one of those...

Would LVOTO cause me dizziness? Just got my stress report echo on-line. Report says ... 'The mechanism of LVOT obstruction has to do with an...

Haven't been posting for a while no sense In going over the same old same old, still on that slow downward slid and went through another right heart...

Join us for an inaugural gathering of HCM patients and family members in the Los Angeles area. We will be meeting on Saturday, June 13 at 10:30 a.m....