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To Laugh or Cry?

Yesterday I had a really interesting appointment with my Orthopaedic Surgeon.

¬†An interesting appointment indeed! It was one of those when you just don’t know whether to laugh or cry. 626 more words

Broken Femur

Change of Plans

One thing we can guarantee when living with a chronic disease is that we will always be changing plans.

My extra cleaning activities this week have rendered my legs useless. 275 more words

The Declining Bone Health of Larger Rhinos

A rhino’s bones work very hard to support it’s size and activity. And as these mammal’s evolve and grow larger, their bones have to support more and more. 140 more words

Animals

It's a permanent situation....or is it?

A week ago I saw one of my Specialists. I always look forward to seeing this particular Specialist. We have become good friends and enjoy chatting about all things French. 526 more words

Bone DIsease

Every Day is Like Sunday

One of the hardest things about living with a chronic illness is learning that life has to be paced. No more jumping out of bed and embracing the day with the energy of a basketball team. 591 more words

Bone DIsease

4 week and counting

I’m nearly 4 weeks post surgery and this time around seems so much harder than all the others. I think the main reason for that is because I was only 8 weeks post surgery on my broken leg when I had this rod inserted into the other leg. 277 more words

Bone DIsease

Dealing with the unknown

Life isn’t always straight forward. Not really a newsflash to say that I know but I am sitting in pain with 2 legs that have had major surgery 8 weeks apart and facing a future that is filled with so many “unknown” elements. 604 more words

Broken Femur