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The Highlight Reel

I have to have another surgery. I am scared.

Girlfriend and I had Issues. Things are looking up now.

I started a temp job.

My laundry is really backed up right now, and I’m trying to catch up before I have limited mobility again. 133 more words

Non Sequitur

Big Changes Bring On Big Decisions

Gosh, I thought October flew by quickly but November has been even faster. It literally feels like just yesterday my family was vacationing in Arizona and now it’s mid November already. 781 more words

Hiking

Developing an idea into an RCT: TERSC

Context: This post is the content of a lecture I delivered to Specialist Trainee Doctors  in Anaesthesia from the North West of England at the NWRAG (North West Research and Audit Group) QI & Research Day on the 24th October 2016. 3,786 more words

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Gallstones: Can They Be Ignored?

The gallbladder is a tiny part of the body most people never think twice about. After all, when it does its job, there’s really no reason to consider it. 291 more words

Surgery Center

52 Hike Challenge Officially Completed

If you all remember last year, near the end of September, I registered to do the 52 Hike Challenge along with my husband.

Originally this was something I choose to do to keep me motivated through the long months of winter here in WI. 427 more words

Trail Hiking

Is There A Prescription For That?

After a few weekends of summertime fun and games I found that after every weekend I was back to recovery mode for a few days each week. 304 more words

Workout Routine

Could the simple power of breathing influence surgical outcomes?

Breathing, the Immune System and Major Surgery

“Remember to breathe. It is after all, the secret of life.” – Gregory Maguire, a lion among men (The Wizard of Oz) 1,577 more words

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