KATY, Texas – An L-Vad is a battery operated device worn partially outside of the body that is necessary when your heart can’t successfully pump on its own.
People who use them have to carry five pounds of batteries at all times.
The new lifestyle can seem overwhelming and restrictive, but a Katy man is on a mission to prove life with it is better than before.
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