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hard to believe it was 16 years ago already

I want to take you back 1997 yes that is 16 years ago. I was 11 years old then, and in severe pain. I was born with dislocated hips. As I understand it this this is quite common in the … Continue reading

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activities for children in a body cast

When I was 11 years old I had an ostemony on my left hip – that simply means I had an operation that reconstructed my hip because I was born with dislocated hips. Although I have written about this before … Continue reading

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What to Expect From Surgery

Earlier this week I wrote about the tendons and hamstring surgery that I had when I was little.What I didn’t write about was my reaction to the surgery. if you like my content why not help me out by joining … Continue reading

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Tendon and Hamstring Lengthening Surgery

I think I was about four when I had my first major surgery. The surgery was a tendon / hamstring lengthening procedure. It worked. It has truly allowed for better range of motion. I don’t remember much from life before … Continue reading

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memories of summers from my past

I am sitting here in my extremely hot apartment (I think its only hot because I am not in front of a fan). Anyway, I am trying to wrap my head around the thought of being in a cast in … Continue reading

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the longest night of my life

entered in blog carnival longest night On August 12, 1997, a Tuesday I awoke at some inhuman hour to travel an hour to hospital where¬† I would receive a left hip osteotomy that day I was render immobile for what … Continue reading

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Juice come and get some juice

(first posted dec 22 2009 re posting for your reading enjoyment! Please note: I wrote this post from memory so exact details maybe askew.) if you like my content why not help me out by joining my mailing list its … Continue reading

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