At 78 years old, I am in pretty good shape. A couple of years
ago, an echocardiogram showed a small leak in my mitral valve. A
year later, a follow-up test showed some leakage in my tricuspid
valve. The valves aren’t causing me any problems right now, but
how will I know if they need to be repaired? I like to exercise,
but don’t want to make these valve problems worse. Is it okay for
me to walk on a treadmill at a speed of 3 to 4 miles an hour or
lift light weights?
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