I AM SOOOOOOOO HAPPY!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! i went to the doctor today, and he said tht i will b able to get out of this brace for good in October of 2010!! yay!! finally, evrything i have been through, all the tears i have shed, will finally pay off!!(: i can see the end of this dark tunnel, an opening, a light, and i will step out of it soon!! it may not b as soon as i would likke, but it's still soon, and it's coming!! i get to start weaning in August of 2010.(: