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Knee and THR Surgeries—An Update

Disclaimer My successes and issues are not your success and issues. We are ALL different, have different body types, different mindsets, different healing rates, as well as different journeys…so all results are individually based. And I am NOT a medical … Continue reading

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Gym Closed? Used Bodylastics!

Well, the state-wide mandate came down last night: among other public areas, gyms are closed 30 days. But that does not mean you have to stop resistance training! I’ve used Bodylastics off and on over the years, but bought them … Continue reading

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Total Hip Replacement – Four Months

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Sit-Stand Desk…Converter

For the past year or so, I’ve been looking into getting a stand-up desk. Not only because of the research behind their benefits (there are, of course, articles to the contrary as well, of course), telomeres, et cetera, that’s a … Continue reading

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Total Hip Replacement Update – 8 1/2 Weeks

Another quick-and-dirty update to my total hip replacement (THR) rehabilitation. I wanted to get this stuff down before forgetting it. I’ve been so busy with so much, I just haven’t had time to write! Pardon any errors. Tight Hips Ain’t … Continue reading

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What a Spazz

Not to keep talking about this Total Hip Replacement (THR) of mine, but something happened the other week that caught me off-guard. I was working an equipment issue at home, which required me to get down on my knees on … Continue reading

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Just A Little Off The Top, Please — My Total Hip Replacement

DISCLAIMER I am not a medical professional. These are only my observations and opinions, based upon MY situation. Everything I describe below may be slightly different for every other individual for a variety of reasons, including (but not limited to) … Continue reading

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My Triathalon: Three Surgeries in 14 Months

Today I am once more in the surgery center, but hopefully for the last time (or at least with far more “in-between time” before any further surgeries…). I’m having a hip replaced. This is an apparently genetic issue and started … Continue reading

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Sunset on the Rocks

I managed to finally get outside and get a hike in after who knows how long it’s been! It was obviously later in the afternoon, and I’d been trying to squeeze one in for quite some time. But given the … Continue reading

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Post Shoulder Surgery – It’s ALIVE!

Yes, I made it through my first major operation…and it turns out to not be nearly as bad as others have had it. My surgery was the second to be performed August 29th, at 0830 MT (as I was wheeled … Continue reading

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