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Wednesday, September 18, 2013

I think I have walked more it he past couple days than I have in a day total in a year or more. And it feels great to know I have done it , however the knee is very much not happy.
Hubby and I went to the Pirates baseball game at PNC park on Monday, .. we parked 3 blocks from the stadium and got there a few hours early so we could just have some time for just us. We walked the three blocks to the Park, walked the whole way around it . the walked back and forth on the Robert Clemente Bridge, then we sat for a little while ad then walked up 5 or 6 flights of steps to our nosebleed seats. I kept pushing even though there were elevators. And I felt so happy that I did it.
On Monday as sore as I was , I had two photo shoots for Senior pictures, they were fun , I was walking and up and down on my knees, my knee is not happy but again , I kept moving.
I have the 2nd 4 hour class for my diabetic stuff tonight , and then tomorrow finally I will see the Doctor for my knee and leg... I am hoping there is something for pain relief that I can do.
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~INDYGIRL 9/22/2013 1:53PM

    Way to go!

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WILDKAT781 9/19/2013 1:23PM

    I also have a bad knee - Doctor gave me a steroid shot and while not a miracle cure it did make a big difference...took a few days but it worked. You might ask your doctor.

congrats on all the exercise!!!!

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TRYINGTOLOSE64 9/18/2013 8:05PM

    Congrats on all of the walking!! I hope the knee gets to feeling better soon!

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1CRAZYDOG 9/18/2013 5:47PM

    Awesome job! Keep it up.

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JTREMBATH 9/18/2013 3:05PM

    It is no fun having a sore knee, I had a total knee replacement on 1 knee in 1995 and am having it done again for the same reason as they only last a few years.

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SLIMMINGSHAY 9/18/2013 2:09PM

    Hopefully your knee can heal up or at least have the pain managed... Kudos to you for pushing on and doing all that walking and the stairs! Great job!

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CAROL_31649731 9/18/2013 1:02PM

    I feel your pain! I have bad knees, too. What I try to keep in mind (as I suffer through the pain, like you must be as well) is that they say that for every pound lost, it's like 4 pounds less pressure on your knees. So I figure I have to move to get that pound off. As far as a little help . . . I find taking two Advil at night relieves discomfort (must take at night, though--somehow it metabolizes better during sleep). Hope you find this helpful or encouraging. Good luck!
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