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January 3, 2015: 6 Weeks Post-Op

There’s a reason in days long gone a person waited six weeks before returning to work after a major surgery. It takes this long to mostly heal. Range of motion is still a bit limited and painful if I move … Continue reading

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December 14, 2014: Port Surgery Aftermath

I’m thinking getting a port inserted under the skin can be compared to one of the following: A. Getting a hole drilled into the front of your shoulder B. Being shot C. Being stabbed It has worn me out. I … Continue reading

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December 13, 2014: Jesus is the Vine

If you’ve managed to squeeze precious time out of your busy lives to read my often very wordy posts (Sorry, I fail at summarizing), then you probably already knew my original surgery time of 4:30 today was going to create … Continue reading

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December 12, 2014: Surgery to Insert my Port

Today @ 1:45 I will go back to surgery to have my port inserted under the skin. This should help decrease the chances of infection as I go through chemo. It should be a short and sweet procedure, but I’m … Continue reading

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