Search:

Type: Posts; User: jane d; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.05 seconds.

  1. Replies
    13
    Views
    7,166

    Thank you for the encouragement, Jenson. That is...

    Thank you for the encouragement, Jenson. That is really good news about your daughter.
    I had some good news this week, the first since my cancer diagnosis. I had a blood test
    Checking the level of...
  2. Replies
    13
    Views
    7,166

    Thank you Susan. You are always so encouraging!...

    Thank you Susan. You are always so encouraging!
    Jane
  3. Replies
    13
    Views
    7,166

    Thank you Susan. You have been through so much...

    Thank you Susan. You have been through so much yourself. I have prayed for you
    over the years although I didn't tell you. I am fighting this for sure. I have my third chemo this
    Thursday and then...
  4. Replies
    13
    Views
    7,166

    Thank you so much Sheryl! That means a lot to me....

    Thank you so much Sheryl! That means a lot to me.
    Jane
  5. Replies
    13
    Views
    7,166

    Yesterday was my five year anniversary

    I haven't been on the forum for quite some time as we have been consumed by health issues of a family member. I have been blessed by a very good outcome of my surgery at age 66 by Dr. Lenke. Other...
  6. Replies
    7
    Views
    4,436

    I was fused two years ago from t-4 to sacrum and...

    I was fused two years ago from t-4 to sacrum and I am only able to sit comfortably straight up in a chair. I can't recline in my recliner anymore but must put two small pillows behind my back. It...
  7. Peggy, I will also pray for you. Many people...

    Peggy, I will also pray for you. Many people prayed for me and I attribute that plus having a great surgeon, Dr. Lenke,as the reason I had such a good recovery. I had exercised with a personal...
  8. Replies
    391
    Views
    245,183

    I have had that same flushing reaction after...

    I have had that same flushing reaction after steroid injections in my hands and in the past three months had two in my left hip for bursitis. Strangely it occurs only on the left side of my face and...
  9. We're back from St. Louis. My visit went very...

    We're back from St. Louis. My visit went very well. We were able to meet Shari and her husband and went to dinner with them Tuesday night. She seems to be doing amazingly well for just 3 months out....
  10. Thanks Tamena! Jane

    Thanks Tamena!
    Jane
  11. I would like to meet you also. I will be 69 this...

    I would like to meet you also. I will be 69 this fall. I had a 68 degree lumbar curve with a lot of rotation. We will be flying from Columbia ,SC through Charlotte also and when we arrive in St....
  12. Sorry, that is Dr. Lenke. I should have previewed...

    Sorry, that is Dr. Lenke. I should have previewed my post!
    Jane
  13. Will anyone be in St. Louis this Wednesday to see De. Lenke?

    I will be in St. Louis this Wednesday for my two year check and would like to see any of you who might have an appointment with him that day.
    Jane
  14. I was fused from T-4 to sacrum and was able to...

    I was fused from T-4 to sacrum and was able to blow dry my hair and use a curling iron about
    3 weeks after my surgery at age 67 almost two years ago. I went to my hairdresser to have it colored and...
  15. Lying on the floor

    Doreen, you asked how I managed that. My trainer asked me to so I could do a particular exercise. I simply went down on one knee, and down on my side then rolled onto my back. She did put a roll...
  16. Interesting comments from all of you! My trainer...

    Interesting comments from all of you! My trainer had me do some stretches today lying on the floor on my back and pulling my leg up with stretch bands. I could get my leg up almost a 90 degree angle...
  17. Thank you Gayle and Susan for giving this...

    Thank you Gayle and Susan for giving this thought. I did strength training for 31/2 years before my surgery and my ham strings weren't tight but I guess they are now and I'm puzzled as to why they...
  18. Why can I not still sit in a bathtub at 1 1/2 years after a successful fusion surgery

    I had a very successful fusion surgery from T4 to sacrum in July 2012. I am doing strength training with a personal trainer again, walking a lot, very active, BUT I want to take a bath and soak in a...
  19. Replies
    8
    Views
    4,552

    I stopped all my pain meds at 6 weeks, probably...

    I stopped all my pain meds at 6 weeks, probably too abruptly, didn't taper off
    much. I had trouble sleeping for about two weeks. Not due to pain, I was just
    wide awake all night. I did stop...
  20. My insurance company did cover the cost of the...

    My insurance company did cover the cost of the BMP for my surgery with Dr. Lenke but before we knew whether they would or not we were told that if they didn't that the hospital there would absorb the...
  21. Glad you have set a date. I had surgery with Dr....

    Glad you have set a date. I had surgery with Dr. Lenke in July of 2012 at age 67. I was fused from T4-sacrum and had a 68 degree lumbar curve. I have had a very good uneventful recovery. I stayed in...
  22. Replies
    8
    Views
    6,769

    At my 12 months checkup in August that was a...

    At my 12 months checkup in August that was a question I really wanted answered by my surgeon, Dr. Lenke . He said he could not tell by the x-rays done at that time. He said a CAT scan would have to...
  23. Replies
    13
    Views
    8,182

    I have been wanting to reply to your thread but...

    I have been wanting to reply to your thread but we were out of the country for two weeks and then I had eye surgery for invasive basil cell carcinoma on the rim of my lower eyelid and now my eye is...
  24. Replies
    54
    Views
    24,058

    Having problem with server. It logged me off and...

    Having problem with server. It logged me off and don't know how those ads appeared in the middle of my post! I'm sorry!
    Jane
  25. Replies
    54
    Views
    24,058

    Surgery with Dr. Lenke

    Hi, Peggy.
    I had surgery last summer with Dr. Lenke on July 23, 2012. I live in South Carolina. I was fused from T-4 to

    Consumer Alerts | Learn about issues that could impact your right to...
Results 1 to 25 of 78
Page 1 of 4 1 2 3 4