Monthly Archives: August 2013

Expect the Unexpected

Time to Leave Christopher was discharged on Friday from Sinai Hospital even though he is running a fever. I’m told this is normal but time will tell. A lot of things had to happen before we could leave the hospital … Continue reading

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Sooner or Later

Today was a very rocky road. Christopher was supposed to be discharged from the hospital but that didn’t occur. He had a high pain level day but he also walked for the first time. We were waiting on the Scottish … Continue reading

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Where Everybody Knows Your Name

It has been a roller coaster ride since we arrived to Baltimore. Christopher could barely lay down for x-rays so I knew we were in some serious trouble. I knew this a couple of weeks ago too but thought I … Continue reading

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Where We Need to Be

Today has been a windstorm.  We arrived in Baltimore at 10am with an afternoon appointment with Dr. Standard and finished tonight at 7pm.  I chose to miss a company retreat to make this appointment and for screw removal tomorrow.  It’s … Continue reading

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Fight, Fight, Fight

Sometimes no matter how hard you fight, you can still lose the battle but we refuse to lose the Perthes war.  We were starting to feel we had won but Perthes has reared it’s ugly head again. It’s relentless on … Continue reading

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