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by uksteve
January 7th, 2017, 10:59 am
Forum: 2017 Forum topics
Topic: Welcome jan122016 (Jan)
Replies: 15
Views: 2458

Re: Welcome jan122016 (Jan)

Welcome jan from here in the UK, Happy you found us, it takes time but reading your post your very positive ....that's the way to go :) Ask questions as and when you need to ,tell us a few stories and crack a few jokes ........that's all it takes lmao4dx Steve AKA The Hunk :)
by uksteve
January 1st, 2017, 7:28 am
Forum: 2017 Forum topics
Topic: Roll call- please stop in and say Hi
Replies: 49
Views: 12580

Re: Roll call- please stop in and say Hi

WOW So wonderful to see these posts from the "old" timers . Ive been away far to long from here and promise in 2017 to check in more often. Take care all Steve
by uksteve
January 1st, 2017, 7:21 am
Forum: 2017 Forum topics
Topic: time to say Hello
Replies: 3
Views: 997

time to say Hello

HELLOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO , Hi my ICD friends ,wishing you all a very Happy and Healthy New Year , Hope 2017 is gonna be good to us all :) Im Fine , still kicking , COPD is stable , Heart has been kind to me I have an ICD check scheduled for later this month. not expecting any surprises . Take care and be...
by uksteve
January 31st, 2016, 7:53 am
Forum: 2017 Forum topics
Topic: Hellooooooooooooooooooooo
Replies: 3
Views: 765

Hellooooooooooooooooooooo

Hi Peeps

sorry haven't been on much of late , hope you are all well and happy....... gonna catch up on some posts see whats been going on in my absence and make sure you are all behaving yourselves :) Steve
by uksteve
October 13th, 2015, 7:04 am
Forum: 2015 Forum posts
Topic: Roll Call- Time to Check In, Everyone
Replies: 52
Views: 10550

Re: Roll Call- Time to Check In, Everyone

Hi Im still around and doing ok , busy with doctors this month , knee problems, lung test (dr thinks i may have copd ) to many chest infections. Eldest Daughter just came back from Japan , youngest off to Venice soon , wife and me ....we sit at home :( ..... take care Steve
by uksteve
May 19th, 2015, 2:53 am
Forum: 2015 Forum posts
Topic: Clumsy anyone?
Replies: 26
Views: 3848

Re: Clumsy anyone?

Cant blame my clumsiness on BP more like JD whewsmile whewsmile
I tend to burn myself on the oven more than anything, fell over a couple of times so switched from Vodka to JD ,what is the definition of clumsy ? V accident prone, awkward etc Steve
by uksteve
May 19th, 2015, 2:42 am
Forum: 2015 Forum posts
Topic: Welcome mds (Margot)
Replies: 7
Views: 1656

Re: Welcome mds (Margot)

Hi Margot and welcome from here in the UK , as others have said you will find a lot of people with lots of bits of knowledge/info here so use us, we are here to help , what you are feeling is normal believe me , im now on my 3rd ICD and have never been shocked but i know if it ever happens it will h...
by uksteve
May 14th, 2015, 10:15 am
Forum: 2015 Forum posts
Topic: so interesting day
Replies: 19
Views: 2500

Re: so interesting day

These posts above are so true. An ICD does both functions. Many of our members are paced a lot and others like myself have never been paced. I understand that when my ICD fires then the pacing will put the heart back into a good regular beat. One thing I find interesting is how low my heartbeat (Pu...
by uksteve
May 14th, 2015, 10:12 am
Forum: 2015 Forum posts
Topic: EVE-- Gone but not forgotten
Replies: 5
Views: 1078

Re: EVE-- Gone but not forgotten

Yup

I miss her loads one of my very special ladies ( the rest of you know who you are :) ) she was an inspiration to many of us here , she may be gone from us but will always travel in our hearts xxx Steve
by uksteve
May 14th, 2015, 10:07 am
Forum: 2015 Forum posts
Topic: Question for our British friends...
Replies: 9
Views: 1198

Re: Question for our British friends...

nononono nononono nononono .....In hind sight I think the British were right to let you win whewsmile whewsmile and lets face it if it hadnt been for your Aussy friend Mel ??? ! yup I saw the film, thats where all my historic facts come from, films never lie.as for the heart, well im a kindda middle...
by uksteve
May 12th, 2015, 8:06 pm
Forum: 2015 Forum posts
Topic: Infection in the (left corner) pocket?
Replies: 70
Views: 10473

Re: Infection in the (left corner) pocket?

What are they doing to treat the infection ? how serious is the infection ? as you can see from Helens post an infection in your icd site can be very serious stuff,hope they are giving you the right amount of attention on this and get it sorted asap.Steve
by uksteve
May 12th, 2015, 8:01 pm
Forum: 2015 Forum posts
Topic: so interesting day
Replies: 19
Views: 2500

Re: so interesting day

Hi Hun, I may be wrong here but I think most ICD have a pacing mode, mine deffo has as im reading it now on my d-fib card and it says mine is turned on and the settings at which it "activates" . as for the lose wire and the rattle maybe it needs an m.o.t lmao4dx lmao4dx , but as you said if its work...
by uksteve
May 12th, 2015, 6:19 pm
Forum: 2015 Forum posts
Topic: OT: Peer to peer support risks?
Replies: 13
Views: 2219

Re: OT: Peer to peer support risks?

Many years ago I did voluntary work at the local mental health facility, after a few weeks my girlfriend at the time pointed out that i was in the habit of staring into space and rocking back and forth mumbling. Its called I believe empathic illness,where we tune into others problems. as others have...
by uksteve
May 12th, 2015, 5:58 pm
Forum: 2015 Forum posts
Topic: Question
Replies: 7
Views: 1144

Re: Question

Helen I sensible answer out of 4 seems about right for a topic now adays lmao4dx lmao4dx and for anyone interested I can do $50 and give you a big fat cigar !!!! whewsmile whewsmile

Sorry I cant help YOU Hun with a serious answer but good luck Steve
by uksteve
May 11th, 2015, 1:28 pm
Forum: 2015 Forum posts
Topic: way off topic XPO
Replies: 11
Views: 933

Re: way off topic XPO

Thanx Guys we are the 3.5 billion company they just aquired the company i work for Norbert Dentressangle (French company) . from what we are "told" they (XPO) are huge in USA Canada and Mexico with a $9 billion turnover. Robo only 1 box i will ever be in whewsmile and hope not for some time, Mother ...