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    When a Veteran starts considering whether or not to file a VA Disability Claim, there are a lot of questions that he or she tends to ask. Over the last 10 years, the following are the 14 most common basic questions I am asked about ...
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    You’ve just been rated 100% disabled by the Veterans Affairs. After the excitement of finally having the rating you deserve wears off, you start asking questions. One of the first questions that you might ask is this: It’s a legitimate question – rare is the Veteran that finds themselves sitting on the couch eating bon-bons … Continue reading

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Relationship Between Heart Disease And Creases In The Ear Lobes

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Anyone who has risk factors for heart disease should go to a morror and check their ear lobes. If there is a crease running vertical in lobe then the risk of a Heart attack is much greater than a person without,Creases on both lobes increases the risk.

A Nurse in the Cardiac cath lab could tell which patients had advanced heart disease by this and she was right 95 percent of the time.

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I have heard this before but I can usually guess that someone who is seeing a heart doctor is at risk for a heart attack. Just kidding of course.

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Keep an eye on it.

John

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Oh now c'mon....you forgot that I have to deal with VA cardio docs.......the one who recently told me that "chest pain in women is all due to stress"....no shit. And then said that I have "no risk factors"....let's see:

HBP

Angina (take nitro)

SVT for which I've had to have two cardiac ablation procedures (luckily done at real hospitals)...and now back on meds to control my irregular and fast hr.

Chronic low potassium (can cause heart rhythm disturbances)

Gotta love VA docs.........................not.

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