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A Day in the Life: More Slice and Dice

I know I’ve neglected my blog for a while. I’ve had quite a lot going on, some of it not really things I’m comfortable sharing with the whole world. After my stroke, I had so little energy that I couldn’t … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired

Physically, you are such a wreck that were you a car, your insurance company would total you. Your muscles are not working properly; you are fatigued, stressed, and looking for answers. Your rheumatologist refers you to a spine guy. You … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life: Spinal Fusion I

You begin to regain consciousness in the recovery room; the anesthesia, as it wears off, is making you nauseous. Reflexively, you try to sit up; a small, but mighty arm shoots out, clobbers your chest, shoves you down, turns your … Continue reading

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