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Knee brace.

Saturday, August 29, 2015      5 comments

I had to take off the knee brace because it was causing my sciatica on my right side to act up and then I have it also on my left side so I am continuing on hoping that I can keep both sides settled down. I am also having trouble with Plantar fa... Read more

Monday Drs visit.

Saturday, August 22, 2015      3 comments

I found out that I have gallstones. the thing is I have never had any signs with my gallbladder. The dr said not to worry about it until I start having problems. My blood work came in ok. Now I am having trouble with plantar fasciitis on both fe... Read more

Busy hard week.

Saturday, August 15, 2015      3 comments

This week at work was very busy so busy I couldn't get all of my normal things done. The medicine that one of my drs have me on is causing me to swell a lot. My legs swell so much that the brace I am supposed to wear cuts in my leg and leaves ab... Read more

New brace don't like it.

Saturday, August 08, 2015      6 comments

I have used the brace the dr wanted me to use. I can't keep it up especially toward the end of my work day as my leg swells. If I put it on real tight then it hurts and my leg swells that much more. I have to loosen it just to pull it up and by ... Read more

Drs visit

Saturday, August 01, 2015      6 comments

I went to see my orthro on Wednesday about my left knee. It had a sunken place on the top of my knee. They sent me to have a CT scan and then on Thursday called and wanted me to come in on Friday. I went and they put a brace on my left knee. I h... Read more

Learning to walk without walker.

Saturday, July 25, 2015      9 comments

I am trying to walk more without a walker and it is very hard. I have depended on the walker so much that I am having to get my back stronger. I know it is going to take time and I have to be patient. So here I go one day at a time.... Read more


Saturday, July 18, 2015      4 comments

I am not getting to where I want to be with my walking without a walker. I know it takes time but with everything that I have had go wrong with my body I know it will take time but right now I am very frustrated. This weekend all I have done is ... Read more

Rough 2 weeks

Monday, July 06, 2015      3 comments

I have been in the ER 2 times with the second time a hospital stay. They had go give me 2 pints of platelets and 5 pints of red blood cells. I had lost that much blood. They did a upper and lower GI. For the lower GI I had to drink a gallon of M... Read more

Sciatica hurts

Saturday, June 20, 2015      1 comments

I have been having trouble with sciatica in my right hip and leg all week. It really hurts and makes walking harder. I will be seeing my ortho on Tuesday and will be talking to him.... Read more

Stressful week.

Saturday, June 13, 2015      3 comments

This week has been very stressful. Some of my friends have lost their jobs where I work and not knowing if I will have a job for the next year is playing with my head.... Read more

No therapy this week.

Saturday, June 06, 2015      6 comments

I hurt my back last Saturday and have not been able to go to pt any this week. When I was not at work I was laying down in my bed. Back is better hopefully will be able to do pt next work.... Read more

One day at a time.

Saturday, May 30, 2015      1 comments

The sun has been out for 2 says now and it feels so good. I have been shopping 3 times this week and by the end of the day I am very tired. There were times that I was crying because my leg hurt so much by the time I went to bed. But with the he... Read more

Rain rain go away.

Saturday, May 23, 2015      1 comments

Rain can go I am so tired of it my yard and driveway is a muddy mess can't get out of vehicle with out it being muddy. I am so ready for the sun.... Read more

Pug and fleas

Saturday, May 16, 2015      3 comments

Today has not been a good day. My pug has fleas and we have done several things to help get rid of them and nothing seems to be working. We are waiting on some spray to come in so we can spray our yard. I hope that helps him. He is so miserable... Read more

8 weeks out from knee surgery.

Saturday, May 09, 2015      3 comments

Sorry I have not been around very much but I have been sick. It seems the pain medication I am on caused some problems for me. I am beginning to get them worked out. I am slowly tapering off the pain medication and using Tylenol more. I missed a... Read more

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