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The exercise helped!!

Monday, November 23, 2015      10 comments

Whenever you go through physical therapy,,, they always give you exercise. They of course can tell within a few minutes on ur return visit if U've been doing them. If not they are prone to saying this isn't helping you. Rarely will they extend... Read more

Hike on Monday,,,pictures

Thursday, November 12, 2015      10 comments

On Monday I was very fortunate to of gone for a short hike!!! That night was the notice of my foot being back in trouble,,,,possibly from the hike. Most likely it would of happen anyway. This was done in Portland,,,,there's a sanctuary. ... Read more

A discouraging day

Tuesday, November 10, 2015      12 comments

Last night when I checked my feet,,,, I do this twice a day,,diabetes. My foot had reopened again,,, not bad, just enough so it was draining. This has me very discouraged. Will this ever stop???? Since last June I've been in casts more than ... Read more

Coping though the progress isn't always quick

Tuesday, November 03, 2015      12 comments

Almost 3 weeks ago I saw a registered dietician because from June up to than I'd been gaining weight at a rapid rate. My foot had gotten an infection to the bone. No doubt there's something else going on to cause this along with doing barely a... Read more

Staying in range

Friday, October 30, 2015      9 comments

I saw a registered dietician last week. We decided,,which I knew I'm in the sedentary lifestyle due to all the restrictions cause of my foot. So my calorie range is set now at 1550 a day. She also helped me to see the need of hmmmm cooking ag... Read more

Losing again , improvements,, fall pictures

Tuesday, October 27, 2015      12 comments

Today I FINALLY got my cast off!!! When I went in I was met by Mark,, PA. As most of us know I've been very frustrated having the casts on since June (the previous year for 6 months) he told me "Diane we've decided to keep the cast on for ... Read more

Walking, small light house, trees turning color, pictures

Tuesday, October 13, 2015      11 comments

Another picture PURRFECT day!! I had an eye Dr appointment. Routine, but did order new contacts. If u hear someone say they can't wear them because they wear bifocals, they have them now!! Even if you also have an astigmatism!!! Hopeful... Read more

It was a walk in the woods ! (Pictures included)

Monday, October 12, 2015      15 comments

What a PURRECTLY Gorgeous day it was today !! As well as yesterday !!! The fall air is crisp, smells soooo GOOD !! Yesterday we walked around Bug Light Park,,, there's a light house there. The air was heavy with the smell of the ocean ! ... Read more

Neat report,, if u r in pain,, may help

Friday, October 09, 2015      10 comments

Today I saw my DO for deep tissue massage. Over the past few weeks I have been hurting so much in my left leg, neck, hip and back. Lol why not just say left side!! I currently have a cast on my left leg, foot wound. I've been in one ... Read more

It was very short lived!!

Monday, September 28, 2015      13 comments

Well as my regular readers know, I FINALLY got out of my cast, after being in it for 6 weeks,,,,,to help with an infected foot. On Saturday, the Wound reopened. No, I hadn't done to much,,,,I told them at the Wound Clinic what I had done f... Read more

Foot isn't healed.

Sunday, September 27, 2015      9 comments

Last week I stopped treatments for the hyperbaric chamber, they thought I was healed enough, and on Wednesday the walking cast came off. Today when I went to take my shower, saw my foot was draining fluid. Took some convincing, but did cal... Read more

Couch Tater, soon FINISHED!!

Saturday, September 12, 2015      9 comments

I've been off my foot since the end of May, start of June. It was from a screw being left in foot, creating an infection into the bone. For the past 5weeks I've been getting hyperbaric chamber treatments, Mon through Fri, at 2 hrs a day. ... Read more

As I lose, I reward, A day to be spoiled

Sunday, September 06, 2015      9 comments

In the past weeks I had suddenly gained. We know it my body being foolish. I was gaining a pound a day. I see enough Dr's, Tech's etc, I didn't go to the Dr to find out why. I was in range. So for the past 2 weeks I'm glad to say the we... Read more

Improving, all aspects

Friday, September 04, 2015      12 comments

As .many know I've been recouping from a surgery last yr, which didn't work out well. My foot ended up infected to the bone. So far the past 4weeks I've been in a walking cast up to my knee. They change this weekly. At first the wound we... Read more

Walking again,,,, let's hope this will last!!!

Thursday, August 13, 2015      11 comments

How do you like this? hope it shows. Yesterday I FINALLY got a walking cast!!! It goes as u hopefully can see my knee,,, covers even my toe... Read more

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