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Short steps.

Saturday, December 20, 2014      2 comments

I decided to try very hard and get to where I can walk a block with out my cane by January 5h, 2015 when I go back to work after being off for the holiday brake from work. I know it will be hard. I have to work on getting my stamina to be longer... Read more

Orthopedist again this week.

Saturday, December 13, 2014      4 comments

I had to see my orthro again this week. I have pulled the big muscle in the back of my left leg. It is very painful and makes it hard for me to walk. The DR put me on a steroid in Thursday and it is doing better today. I told the DR that it se... Read more

Trying to be patient.

Saturday, December 06, 2014      3 comments

I know that with everything that I have developed since having surgery it will take time for all of these areas to heal and I am trying to be patient but it is hard. It could take a few more weeks before I can get back into the pool.... Read more

Ortro visit last week.

Saturday, November 29, 2014      3 comments

Not only do I have a plantar fasciitis I also have rotor cup tendinitis in my left arm due to a flu shot and they both will take time to heal. I have to roll my left foot with a golf ball. I also have started shots in my right knee as it is gett... Read more

Glad for a week off next week.

Saturday, November 22, 2014      1 comments

Where I work will be closed for Thanksgiving for the whole week. I am so ready for this. I am going back to see the orthro next Tuesday as I am having trouble on the bottom of my heal on my left foot. They think it could be plantar fasciitis. M... Read more


Saturday, November 15, 2014      7 comments

We all become discouraged at one time or another. It is easier said than done that we must just get up dust our selves off and keep on trying. It seems to me that I am dusting myself off a lot lately but I know that eventually I will get there o... Read more

Trying week.

Saturday, November 08, 2014      4 comments

This week has been a trying week. Changing to doing pt on what is call aftercare and it has been challenging and different. I am still finding it hard to do 2 things one is balancing on one leg and the other is stepping over cones. I am slowly ... Read more

Interesting day.

Saturday, November 01, 2014      1 comments

This morning my daughter and son decided to burn something outside and low and behold we ended up having to call the fire dept. The fire was getting away from them but before the fire dept got here they got it under control. I have been telling ... Read more

Moving forward

Saturday, October 25, 2014      3 comments

I went to see my surgeon on Tuesday and he release me. Just have to finish my Physical Therapy. At pt they told me they would be upping the amount of weight on my leg on Monday, so here we go just one more step to getting better.... Read more

Seeing surgeon on Tuesday.

Saturday, October 18, 2014      3 comments

I will be seeing the surgeon this next Tuesday. There are times when I have to use the walker and then there times when I use the cane now I am getting to where I can walk some with out either one but not very far with out the can or walker. I a... Read more

12 week post op

Saturday, October 11, 2014      2 comments

It seems to have been a long 12 weeks since I have had my total knee replacement surgery. The dr says I need to have the other knee done but I am going to wait for a little while. I know that the older I get the harder the surgery will be and i... Read more

It is slow going.

Saturday, October 04, 2014      3 comments

So it goes slowly with rehab. I know with time I will not need a walker or cane to walk with since having my surgery but right now it seem like it is never ending with building my stamina and strength. I come home from work and physical therapy ... Read more

Week of ups and downs.

Saturday, September 27, 2014      0 comments

On Monday I did pretty good on my PT but as the week went on I didn't do as well. I did get to go get into the pool on Tuesday and did too much on Wednesday it was a long day with 3 hrs in my car helping my daughter and grandson paid for it on T... Read more

Better Week.

Saturday, September 20, 2014      1 comments

This week PT add 40 lbs leg press. It was hard on Monday but got easier by Friday. Still have a lot of days with lots of hard work but one day I will get there.... Read more

Learning to step over cones.

Saturday, September 13, 2014      3 comments

This week in pt they added cones for me to step over. I still have to use my cane doing this but one day I will be cane free and walking normal. I am struggling with trying not to gain weight since I still can"t workout like I was used to. Ther... Read more

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