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Posts tagged with “Parkwest Cardiac Rehab”

Former bodybuilder sings praises of Cardiac Rehab

Posted on February 14, 2018 in Patient Stories

Strength Defined Former bodybuilder sings praises of Cardiac Rehab John Paschal gazes out over the lake behind his home. There is a sense of peace and purpose here. “When I was a boy growing up on the farm in Dandridge we’d go fishing on the lake sometimes,” Paschal says. “I always thought someday I’d like […]


Retired teacher enjoys life after 90% heart blockage

Posted on December 28, 2017 in Patient Stories

Feeling 100% Parkwest heart patient enjoys life after 90 percent blockage There’s tired, and then there’s “teacher tired.” That’s what Polly Justus, 62, calls the kind of exhaustion that comes from managing children in a classroom all day.      A kindergarten teacher for 40 years, Justus was accustomed to being “teacher tired,” so when she […]