At the moment some cardiologists might say that I don't need the pacemaker yet, but to avoid the chance of the thing getting worse and resulting in a stroke or worse I will be getting a pacemaker
I have been told that I can expect the battery
to last for 6-7 years based on expected usage. I did learn that at one time there were batteries that lasted much longer and some for life. Are there any of these available, either in this country or elsewhere.