My Story: Ed and Congestive Heart Failure

Medically reviewed in July 2021

Being in relatively good shape, Ed was shocked when he was diagnosed with systolic heart failure. Learn how extreme fatigue led him to talk to his doctor and hear what he wants people to know about this condition.

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