Why Are You Reading This? Choose Your Topic!

Why Are You Reading This? Choose Your Topic!

Select Your FitOldDog Subject From The FitOldDog Links Below Whether it be vascular disease, plantar fasciitis, healthy aging, sports injury, or another FitOldDog Links topic. Kev aka FitOldDog PS I'm all into podcasting right now, but I'll be writing again, very soon. You can find the FitOldDog podcasts here: FitOldDog Links: Vascular/Aortic Disease Aortic aneurysm Aortic dissection Heart ... Read more

Motivational Speaker With Stent?

Motivational Speaker With Stent?

FitOldDog, A Motivational Speaker? It's story-telling, really, and I enjoy that! You can follow my podcasts via this link!   Patient to patient motivation is critical! We vascular disease patients meet on Facebook, largely by chance! Rarely does the medical profession bring us together! I do have one great medical cheerleader, Tara, my second aortic surgeon! We met the first time on Twitter, and ... Read more

Safe Exercise With A Stent Using FitOldDog’s Training Wheel

Safe Exercise With A Stent Using FitOldDog's Training Wheel

Are You Stuck In A Rut? Safe Exercise With A Stent? How? Get your wheels turning again with FitOldDog! Why a wheel? Because wheels work! Life goes in cycles. So does healthy exercise! Life has been using wheels effectively for over 2,500,000,000 years! The Stent Blog says, on exercise with a heart stent: "...really depends on you and what you did physically before your stent." I agree, but there's ... Read more

Reward Vascular Surgery Magic, Plus Thoughts On Right Heart Insufficiency!

Reward Vascular Surgery Magic, Plus Thoughts On Right Heart Insufficiency!

Modern vascular surgery is like magic! Saved my life, and my love of Ironman, twice! Live Life To The Full! What's the point of fixing your heart, if you don't use it to the full? Vascular surgery reminds me of bike repair, and a comment by Victor Jimenez, of Bicycle Lab. Victor, who built my triathlon bikes, said one day, "Kevin, I love it when you guys come in, because you destroy your bikes. You ride them ... Read more

Aortic Surgery: Fourteen Simple Tips To Help Your Patients!

Aortic Surgery: Fourteen Simple Tips To Help Your Patients!

Aorta Patient's Perspective? After Aortic Surgery, You're Essentially On Your Own! It can't be helped! It's up to us, to help each other! Much Appreciated Aortic Surgeons Are Too Busy, Saving Other Lives! Aortic surgery is modern magic, that has saved my life, and that of countless others. New aortic surgery techniques could have extended the life of Albert Einstein, but he was born too soon. They did what ... Read more

Disclaimer: As a veterinarian, I do not provide medical advice for human animals. If you undertake or modify an exercise program, consult your medical advisors before doing so. Undertaking activities pursued by the author does not mean that he endorses your undertaking such activities, which is clearly your decision and responsibility. Be careful and sensible, please.