And I don’t mind exercising when I feel like doing them. Sometimes I just can’t muster the strength to do the exercises. It really has more to do with my lifestyle and energy levels. But I do stay busy doing work that could be equal to or greater effort than just routine exercises.
That, along with the usual listening to my heart/lungs sounds, resulted in his giving me a ‘thumbs up’ evaluation.
We went straight to my cardiologist’s office. He was out but expected to arrive later. They called him and he quickly agreed to see me at the end of the day after his other appointments. Four hours later, we were back.
As instructed, I had a two-week follow-up visit with my cardiologist. He checked me over good and said everything was "perfect." My heart is strong, and although my blood pressure was up when they checked it, he wasn't even the slightest bit worried about it.
He laughed and laughed when I told him that Judy is telling everyone there's absolutely nothing wrong with me that a good bowel movement couldn't fix. He agreed with her...
So we came home and tore down two more sections of the fence we're repairing. It's good to be able to do some physical work without the fear of having a heart attack or something.