Monthly Archives: October 2012

Week 8 Update

It has been 2 months since my surgery, and this marks my 3rd week of physical therapy. I am making steady progress and now have a whole list of AROM (active range of motion) exercises which I do on the … Continue reading

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Non-passive exercises begin today

Since I am now “out of the sling,” my therapist has graduated me to a new series of exercises. Today, which was my fifth appointment, I began a whole new exercise regimen, and with these I’ve been instructed to do … Continue reading

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Sling comes off!

Today I had my six week appointment with my surgeon, and today he gave the green light on removing my sling. He even approved driving, but told me to use my own discretion as to when I felt that I … Continue reading

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“Jasoning”

Last night I was thinking of my therapy appointment in the morning with Jason. I was also thinking of this verse from the Bible: “Now no chastening for the present seemeth to be joyous, but grievous: nevertheless afterward it yieldeth … Continue reading

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What I’m thankful for today

I just returned from my session with my CIA interrogator. After the pain and suffering, I returned home to my recliner and my laptop. I also took a pain pill, which I should have taken BEFORE my therapy appointment. I … Continue reading

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Week 5 – First therapy session

Today, I had my first PT (physical therapy) appointment. I guess I’ll just say that I was a little surprised at how painful it was. The therapist started the range of motion exercises, where he moved my arm and shoulder, … Continue reading

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