bilateral BK amputees / Hip replacement / life

New Hip, Old Body: Honesty. Plan B.

So….the alternate place for therapy called. “After our therapist consulted with our facility manager, we think you would be better served by going to the other rehab facility.” Great. At least they were honest. I much prefer that than to going somewhere they dance around a therapy plan because they can’t figure out what to … Continue reading

bilateral BK amputees / Hip replacement / life

New Hip, Old Body: Blueberry Muffins, Scavenger Hunts and Blisters

While being in the Rehab hospital, I had a full schedule from the minute I could stand. Once the swelling went down enough to walk, my mornings began with 7 am vitals checks and meds from the nurses. With breakfast came my therapy schedule which varied daily. At least two sessions of occupational therapy and … Continue reading