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Jana Tronier prepares a salad at her south Fargo home. jana had triple bypass surgery at age 43 and now has a new outlook on life. David Samson / The Forum

Heart to heart: Triple bypass survivor encourages getting Sanford’s new screening

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FARGO - Jana Tronier doesn’t look like the “typical” heart disease patient.

The 44-year-old Fargo woman is fit and healthy. But, she had several risk factors for cardiovascular disease – she’s diabetic, she had high cholesterol, and her dad had a quintuple bypass at age 45.


Still, for several years, her recurring symptoms were brushed off as stress, anxiety or dehydration.

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