Betty Friedan, Open Heart Surgery, and Me. On the 50th anniversary of “The Feminine Mystique,” … Two days later she had her first open heart surgery, to replace a defective heart-valve. I am glad I helped save her life once in …
By Sam Eyoboka & Olayinka Latona with Agency reports. The Pope had a pacemaker fitted less than three months before the announcement of his resignation, in an operation that had remained a secret until Tuesday.