Sandra informed the group that the Conference Centre in Birmingham had mentioned that some areas have a support group for partners. The partners meeting is held on the same day but in a seperate room. The Gwent Defibbers were keen to look at doing something similar.
It was identified that the majority of attendees at cardiac rehab classes were men!
Panic attacks – members spoke about their anxieties and panic attacks that they were experiencing. Sandra would look at getting someone along to speak to the group on this topic to give some ideas about how to cope in a situation.