Well I'm going to ottawa ontario on aug 22-07 to have my p.f.o. closed.I feel better knowing that chances of another stroke are still there but lower.I must say I'm still scared to have surgery as the last time I did Ihad a stroke 10 days later.If anyone has had it done please let me know how your feeling and how was the surgery.Any tips for after of before is greatly taking lol.Lorraine from strokenet had her p.f.o. closed at the same hospital.Hope all goes well. Will close for k
Well here goes,we to see Cardoaligst today and after my health history and alot of talking,he said I should have my p.f.o. closed .So I'm going to ottawa to have this done.I will find out next week when I go.I think having it closed will take away some of my fears and I will be able to relax more.Bonnie,sue,donna,phyllis,lorraine and everybody else in chat thanks for the thoughful words, you people are great as well as all the other here.My family is backing me and they are very supportive.The d
hi my name is kelly.
welcome to my world.my life before my stroke was perfect.i have a wonderful husband and 4 children lacey 21 tyler 20 shannon 17 and sheldon 9.i have had some knee surgerys and all were well.on june 3 2005 i went in for one more and now my last.my surgery was cancelled 3 times prior to the date is was done.all went well the next day i turned 38.when i got home it was hard to walk but i managed.i had alot of help at home,on sunday night i went to bed woke up around 6 am made