From the editor: Healing takes time

In the span of six years, I was cut open in the same place four times to implant, replace or revise the device that keeps my heart rhythm functioning correctly. Four times I was stitched up and sent home to heal. Each time was different. The first was all new, the second more painful and the third left a worse scar. But one thing remained the same – the healing just took time.

 

 

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