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Old 07-16-2014, 11:09 PM   #41
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LOL, get well Brother!
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In my therapy I used one of those large yoga(?) balls. For stretching, propping legs etc, very handy and portable around the house.
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he'll be much better once he's able to start drinking again!
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Not cancer,
That's GREAT.
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I had surgery this morning. As far as I know it was successful. I can move my legs now. The physical therapist will come later today or tomorrow and I will attempt to stand and walk. I can't wait! I have been in bed for three weeks now. I couldn't even sit in the wheelchair for more than one or two minutes.


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I wish you a speedy recovery. Dan is right......do your physical therapy religiously. It is an important part of your recovery.

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My late wife has been caring for me while I am bedridden. She won't let me drink alcohol because of the medications.
Oh, man. I bet that ain't pretty.
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Oh, man. I bet that ain't pretty.
Meh, I don't argue with my wife. I love her more than anyone else in the world. I will never understand those people who scream at their family but are as sweet as pie to a stranger.

Once in a great while I will take a break from the alcohol. Sometimes it's even my choice. I don't suffer any withdrawal symptoms. I did stop taking Pristiq a couple of years ago. WORST TWO WEEKS OF MY LIFE!!! That was withdrawal! Apparently dangerous too; and not just for me!


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very sorry for your health concerns, friend! wish you a speedy recovery!

now get back on your feet and start giving my posts "likes" asap. you do important work here!

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I had surgery this morning. As far as I know it was successful. I can move my legs now. The physical therapist will come later today or tomorrow and I will attempt to stand and walk. I can't wait! I have been in bed for three weeks now. I couldn't even sit in the wheelchair for more than one or two minutes.


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McCool, I hope you recover quickly. I'm trying to stay optimistic for my own situation. The Recumbent Stepper in Rehab will be your friend.


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I'm looking forward to the rehab. The sooner I can walk, the sooner I can walk!


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I'm looking forward to the rehab. The sooner I can walk, the sooner I can walk!


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My wife has 2 disks that were in really bad shape 20 years ago. She had a SPorts Doc/ Chiropractor that worked on her for two years and she has been pretty good for 15+ years since then. You need to be very careful from now on and even when your nearly better otherwise its likely to be a chronic condition.

Good luck MMC and take it easy as you can, build it back slowly and make sure your very careful when your lifting anything including yourself.
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