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Recovering from Pneumonia and Battling Tendinopathy

The biggest issue right now, is the smoke from controlled burn offs making my chest all tight, and being short of breath again. Asthma, pnemuonia and smoke.. not a great combination. After three visits with the physio (ow) and some … Continue reading

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Ah, Matt, you torture so well!

Saw Matt the Physiotherapist aka Torturer today. He confirmed diagnosis of tendinopathy.  He also agreed that the pain from the healing knee replacement disguised the injury caused by us getting T-Boned and my knees impacting the dashboard. Had some really … Continue reading

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Knee Replacement 1 year Post Op.

Knee joint replacement is great. I managed to dodge a bullet when I caught pneumonia, as it’s common for infections to spread from one area of the body to the joint replacement area. The acute pain I’ve been having. Mr … Continue reading

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Today, the part of a pincushion was played by me

Saw Matt the Physio as scheduled. But before I went in, I marked on my shin and ankle where I was having pain.  It’s no where near as bad as it was after Christmas last year, but it’s enough to … Continue reading

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Physio Visit

I gave Matt the rundown of what I have been doing to alleviate the pain in my shin/ankle.  Nothing seems to be working. Even starting up the rehab exercises didn’t help. After some questions, then some pushes/pulls/twists/pokes/prods we did find … Continue reading

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Physio visit

Good news, the area of sharp pain on the shin is more diffused, and much less ‘jamming ice pick’ feeling.  A bit of acupuncture to help it settle a bit more.  I told Matt how it was worse first thing … Continue reading

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This is my little ‘setback’

  The Tibialis Anterior, when in motion, feels as if someone is jabbing an icepick into it. Had some more acupuncture and gentle massage. The physio put black strapping tape on to give the affected area some stability. I was … Continue reading

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