Friday, April 25, 2008

Update for you

I had my Dr appointment today and wanted to share the good news. It looks like my tendon is re-attaching on it's own so for now- no surgery!!!!!!

I have to do physical therapy 3x/week for about 2 months. I'm so grateful for your prayers and well wishes.
One more thing- guess what I did a few minutes ago- rode around on my knee scooter! Yes, that's right- I found one from another durable medical place and they even bill my insurance so maybe they'll pay for part of it. It's fabulous and I feel like at least I can accomplish some little things around the house now.
If anyone wants to take a spin- I only charge 50 cents a ride- what a bargain huh!!




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14 comments:

Melissa said...

Yay! That's great that you don't have to have surgery.
And yay for getting a knee scooter! Aren't they fun? ;)

Cherdecor said...

Praise the Lord that you do not have to have surgery!

Ha! Ha! I can see you now breezing around the house on your scooter!

When I broke my foot back in 1993, I didn't have a scooter but I had a wheelchair. I rested my knee on the seat and scooted about my big kitchen. I was claustrophobic and could not wear a cast so I absolutely could not put any weight on the foot. Such fun!

I surely hope that this little scooter gives you the freedom you need for the work you do around the house.

May those therapy sessions quickly help your tendon to heal.

Sandra said...

Oh so glad you don't need surgery, hopefully with the physical therapy you start feeling better. :)

I have 50c ready, can I come over for a spin? LOL

Diane said...

Praise God no surgery!! You must be behaving yourself! :) The scooter sounds like fun - I want to see you use it sometime (maybe at church???)!

Nate and Brenda said...

What she didn't tell you all is that she almost fell off of it the first turn around the house! LOL

Cheri, where is the picture of you on your knee scooter! I knew I should have brought my camera.

LeslieW. said...

Awesome, I'm so glad it worked out!

Jennifer said...

Excellent! The kids will be lining up at your door with their quarters.
Smiles!

~Just A Thought Ginger said...

Glad you are not looking at surgery. The scooter thing is so cool. Hang on to that thing as I may be in need come fall. I have to have my foot and leg operated on and will be laid up for a bit. I just may come calling for a rental.

As for the L*O*V*E situation, it was just wrong. I think some people just thrive on control or something. Sorry you had to endure that treatment.

Dena said...

Hoooray for no surgery!
Girl, you betta be glad I don't live around you - I think that 50cent a ride is WAY cheaper than gas in my car so I would have you scooting me all over the place!

julie said...

I'm so glad you healing up with no surgery!!! I'm gettin in line for a scooter ride - maybe Tuesday!! ;)

Bonnie said...

Hooray !!! What a relief that you don't need the surgery !!

50 cents, eh ? Do you take Australian dollars ??

Nancy said...

Yah ho!!! So glad no surgery & your liberated to move a bit.. But don't get to foxy.

Angela @ Refresh My Soul Blog said...

Yay no surgery. Great!
Much love,
Angela

Jennifer Partin said...

That's great news!

Too bad you lived so far away----my ids would be lined up for that ride! Think of all the money you could make just on my family alone! :)