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November 23/December 2/December 16 Appts

Sunday, December 27th, 2009

My November 23 appointment was really uneventful!  They removed the cast (my leg could breath for a precious few minutes!!!) and stretched and flexed my foot a very small degree.  Then another cast was applied.  :-(    Same instructions - NWB, keep foot propped up & apply ice as needed.  I mentioned the nerve tingling/stinging/burning sensations [...]

Day 1 - The Rupture and 27 Days Afterwards

Sunday, November 22nd, 2009

September 22 was an eventful day - both good and bad.  The bad–I fell over a tackle box in the great room floor (yes I knew it was there!!) and ruptured the AT (achilles tendon).  The good news–the CT scan on my greyhound Gracie Lou didn’t show any tumors, brain cancer, etc.  The emergency clinic [...]