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    Default i am now a bionic man ??

    I have just arrived home from hospital,
    6 days ago I had my operation.
    now I have a metal stump in my lower leg bone, and a metal ball in my top leg bone.
    the x ray looks weird.

    and at the moment the pain is exceptional, but hopefully life will be far easier when I heal.

    I have already had a few minor setbacks ........
    little things like lupus inflammation.
    my lupus inflammation has made it impossible to continue my normal stretching exercises.
    I am unable to bend my knee anywhere as much as I was before the inflammation started.

    but I will not let it stop me.
    When you're stressed, You eat Ice cream, Cake, Chocolate & Sweets. Why? Because stressed spelled backwards is DESSERTS.

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    Go for it Steve, you are the six million dollar man

    (((((((((hUGS))))))))))))))))))

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    Steve;
    You are my hero. So, they made you stronger & faster (a little 6 mill dollar man humor). I do hope that the pain subside, that you heal well and that this Lupus flare goes away quickly. Stay strong and positive...it is hopefully downhill from here

    Peace and Blessings
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    Rock on Steve!
    "I'm going to get healthy or die trying"

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    How is our bionic man doing, feeling any better? Hugs

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    update on progress.
    day 10 post surgery....

    went to physio session.
    they gave me a complete new set of stretches to do.
    more complex.
    but they are happy with my progress so far.

    I can walk slowly on 1 crutch, without over limping.
    but I get very tired when walking.
    I have 90% bend of the knee .... just.
    it is still painful, but the degree of pain is very reduced.

    a couple of days ago, I was wondering why I put myself into such pain.
    now there is light at the end of the tunnel.

    I need lots of rest, and only short bursts of activity .......
    sounds familiar to our normal state of affairs LOL
    When you're stressed, You eat Ice cream, Cake, Chocolate & Sweets. Why? Because stressed spelled backwards is DESSERTS.

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