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Catching Fire

Laying Low It was a wild woman on fire week. Christopher was in immense pain over the weekend. I didn’t even ask if we needed x-rays, I just took him to Children’s Hospital and called Dr. Standard along the way.  … Continue reading

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Half Way There

Reality Bites Two wheelchairs, three walkers, two sets of crutches, three Scottish Rite braces, one abduction brace, five abduction pillows and two wheelchair ramps – that’s what you accumulate after six years of living with Legg-Calve Perthes. We have enough … 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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Walk This Way

Travel This Way We are back in Baltimore for a post-op appointment tomorrow – June 13th.  We are late for our post-op but better late than never.  Christopher and I flew in today and it was a typical Baltimore trip.  … Continue reading

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Hope for Tomorrow

We visited Dr. Standard for our pre-op today and Christopher had some X-rays to see if anything had changed. After meeting with the doctor, we received the news that we are good to go for surgery tomorrow. We are on … Continue reading

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