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Pacemakers and Heart Disease

Posted on May 25, 2018

A pacemaker is an artificial device that sends electrical pulses to the heart in order to set the heart rhythm. The surgery, recovery, and maintenance that come with a pacemaker may mean changes that impact your routine.

On MyHeartDiseaseTeam, the social network and online support group for those living with heart disease, members talk about a range of personal experiences and struggles. Pacemakers are one of the most-discussed subjects.

Here are some question-and-answer threads about pacemakers:

Here are some conversations about pacemakers:

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