My Dad died of coronary arteriosclerosis My oldest (61) half brother died of heart disease. My second (65) half brother died of heart failure. My mother died after brain surgery of heart failure.
I don't smoke or drink, Dad and the bro's all 3 did. The bro's were HEAVY smokers. The oldest and his wife smoked a CARTON a day between them. The 2nd would be smoking and light another while the 1st sat in front of him.
I am taking as good a care of myself as possible. I eat healthy, but it is always a possible thing, I know.
If you always do what you've always done, You'll always be who you've always been!!!!!!
"Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying "I will try again tomorrow!"
Mary Anne Radmacher
A good laugh and a long sleep are the best cures in the doctor's book.
- Irish Proverb
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