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Monday - cabin break out

Monday, May 27, 2013

Memorial day - 7 days after the surgery - major cabin fever. Convinced my DH to take a short drive on this gorgeous day. We were only out an hour which was more than enough time. Can't do it too often until better healed.

I don't like to take any medication as just a mild dose affects me strongly. I did take a non-narcotic pain medicine and sure enough slept most of the day.

Tomorrow PT comes to my house for the first time. I believe I am on track with where I was for the first hip. I heard I will have the same PT which I'm thrilled about.

My current plan is to work part time over the next couple of weeks, minimizing meetings and answering email. Thankfully I have a fantastic manager chain so the only pressure I'm getting is self induced. (which on its own can be quite strong).

Appetite is still weak. Forcing myself to eat to keep up my energy. This too shall pass.

Member Comments About This Blog Post:
KNH771 5/29/2013 2:12PM

    Prayers for a speedy recovery!

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SEWINGMAMACDS 5/29/2013 11:12AM

    Glad you will have the same PT - familiarity always helps.

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STLOUISWOMAN 5/28/2013 8:56PM

    So glad to hear that you're getting better. Pretty soon you'll be back to your old self.

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TATTER3 5/28/2013 6:27PM

    emoticon Just a little at a can do it!

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GAILRUU 5/28/2013 7:10AM

    Take care of yourself and keep on healing!

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