Monthly Archives: November 2012

Restart after a 2 week breather

I returned to therapy today after a 2 week vacation in upstate New York. It was a nice getaway visiting my daughter’s family on a lake with the Adirondack mountains in the background. We enjoyed having Thanksgiving with them and … Continue reading

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Turning the corner (maybe) – Week 11 update

This week I believe that I may be turning the corner as far as progress with my physical therapy. Not only have I cut back on my use of the pain medication, but my pain level during the PROM (Jason) … Continue reading

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Week 10 update

This week was pretty uneventful as far as anything new (it was week 5 of therapy). At this point, my therapy consists of 30 minutes with the therapist doing *PROM exercises, and then all the rest of the therapy are … Continue reading

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Near to the “crushed in spirit”

“The LORD is near to the brokenhearted and saves the crushed in spirit.” – Psalm 34:18 Today, while I was being prepped for my therapy with a warm wrap on my shoulder along with the Anodyne treatment, I noticed a … Continue reading

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Week 9 update

I feel like I made some good progress this week. I have started pushing the pain envelope when I do my exercises at home, and I do think it will help me reach my goals sooner. All of this is … Continue reading

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No pain – No gain :(

I asked my therapist this week whether he thought we were making good progress thus far. He responded by saying that he felt we were making progress, but not necessarily good progress. I asked him why we weren’t making “good” … Continue reading

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