Thursday, March 14th, 2013

Rollercoasters of optimism and frustration…

Arrrgh! Had been feeling pretty good this last week or two.  I’ve been kayaking for some cardio and was growing tired of waiting to see someone for follow-up (OS said I could come back in 5-6 weeks and to take one heel wedge out of my boot per week but offered no other info).  I’d [...]

Friday, March 1st, 2013

What? You’re not going to ‘mend it like Beckham’?

Cheesy, I know. Couldn’t help it…
It probably sounds odd but I was initially upset when I heard that the orthopedic surgeon said I wouldn’t be having surgery.  At that point, every study I’d come across said that those who’d had surgery after an ATR recovered more quickly and that there’s a smaller % chance of [...]