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Distal Biceps Tendon Ruptures

Distal Biceps Tendon Ruptures are common among men, middle aged and older. They can happen in women and younger men as well. Smoking leads to a 5x increase in the rate of rupture because smoking decreases the blood supply to the tendon so that it can’t repair itself as between episodes of

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Distal Biceps Repair

My Lunch & His Lunch

Starting off the first day of Memorial weekend with Trader Joe’s Lava Cake & coffee. Best way to wake my body up.

My lunch after yoga: Osouzai (お惣菜)from Nijiya, egg, spinach with bonito flakes, rice + mugicha… 14 more words

At Home

Tempura Bowl of Hannosuke

I gave up on getting food here a couple of times when seeing a long line during lunch hours. Today, I called to order and picked up after work. 85 more words

At Home

Ever get so excited about a draft pick you tear your Achilles tendon?

Apparently this guy really loves the Miami Dolphins and their draft pick.


85 days post-op and counting!

Whats up everyone! It’s been 2 weeks since my follow up Rheumatologist appointment and according to blood work, I tested positive for HLA-B27 ( the gene marker associated with a number of rheumatic diseases. 537 more words

Sumo Sam (Version 2.0)

Here I am again, writing about Japanese food. There really is something about Japanese food that my wife and I appreciate so much, it has almost become a staple whenever we eat out. 667 more words

Like rubber snapping

So my friends and I were chatting last night about the miseries of my new injury, and we decided that writing a blog would a) prevent some of my boredom, and b) entertain them of my tribulations of being in a plaster cast for months. 822 more words