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One hundred thirteen

Tomorrow I will wear a shoe on my left foot for the first time in 113 days. I have an appointment to pick up my custom orthotics, which I will have to wear in my shoes for the next 6-12 … Continue reading

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My Screw May Be Titanium, but My Seats Are Platinum

I saw the doctor for a follow up this morning and she said some great things and some not-so-great: Great: I can start sleeping without my boot on. I haven’t had a good night’s sleep in three months, so this … Continue reading

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In Which I am Cranky but Optimistic

I almost lost it at PT last night. It seems that the better I feel, the crankier I get. PT “Steve” assures me that this is normal, that it’s actually a sign that I am improving because if I felt … Continue reading

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Setting the Wheels in Motion

As a parent with a full time job and a busy personal life, I take any opportunity I can find to have a few minutes’ peace. So during my first PT appointment, when the nice man wrapped my swollen foot in … Continue reading

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