Doctor says the knee looks good. The level of swelling is down to what it would look like two weeks after surgery. RICE RICE baby! Was talking with my doctor about needing to act my age. His reply: Everyone acts 20 years younger than they are. Thoughts for the future of my knees: Lateral posting […]
Rest. Ice. Compress. Elevate. RICE These are some of the most important words in medicine. There is a whole bunch of technical reasoning behind why these four actions are so helpful when recovering from an injury, but you don’t need to understand anymore than these four words. The sooner you can implement these actions the […]
Had my left knee meniscus worked on yesterday as I have mentioned a few times here. The procedure was really easy this time as I opted for general anesthesia. I recall being wheeled into the operating room. Switching to another bed, laying back and then waking up in post op. Overall this was my best […]
Let’s do this!
Today is the day. Everyone is wishing me well which is awesome but I keep reminding them I have the easy part today. I’m just gonna get pumped full of drugs and lie still. One part of surgery that get overlooked however is the preparation that starts at least three days before. The first step […]