Tag Archives: Land Therapy

Remember Where You Started

A Distant Memory Seven braces, six shoe lifts, five sets of crutches, four reclining wheelchairs (sizes XS, S, M, L) three walkers, two canes, and one wheelchair ramp – this represents six years of surgeries and dealing with Perthes for … Continue reading

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Two Feet on the Ground

All the Glory to God in the Highest Christopher’s total hip surgery was uneventful and Dr. Harrington was able to give him back all the limb length difference. We were told it would be close but it turned out better … Continue reading

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What Comes Up, Must Come Down

Great News We visited Dr. Standard on June 13th, 2011.  We received really good news.  Christopher’s left hip has bone regrowth!!!  It’s not pretty by any stretch of imagine but we have the white fluff.   He said the right … Continue reading

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Pain is Weakness Leaving the Body

Two Steps Back This week started out great.  Christopher was finally off the painkillers and having minimal pain.  Everyday he improved in standing, not walking on his tip toes and his limp was getting better.  The difference this time is … Continue reading

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