• My Age
    55
  • Gender
    Male
  • State
    New York
  • City
    Staten Island
  • I was diagnosed with right sided heart failure pulmonary hypertension I'm always on pins and needles thinking something's going to happen I had a serious illness two years ago with a major heart operation I feel like I have PTSD
  • Symptoms
    Initially I was hopeful that it was going to be over with quickly quickly but it's turned out to be a long drawn-out process and it makes me depressed knowing there's nothing I can do about it
  • Treatment
    I suffer from panic attacks so I take klonopin which helps but I'm always sad and depressed even though I take ProzacI suffer from panic attacks so I take klonopin which helps but I'm always sad and depressed even though I take Prozac
  • Recommendations
    Can be very frightening depressing knowing that you're sick and there's nothing you can do about it I have a bad heart always nervous and anxious I take a lot of medication some for anxiety and some for and son for depression I'm very restricted in my movements so it makes me very depressedCan be very frightening depressing knowing that you're sick and there's nothing you can do about it I have a bad heart always nervous and anxious I take a lot of medication some for anxiety and some for and son for depression I'm very restricted in my movements so it makes me very depressed
  • Resources
    Trying to find a good support group I think it helps to talk about these things to others and share your experienceTrying to find a good support group I think it helps to talk about these things to others and share your experience