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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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Grateful

The Big Surprise & Thank You I do not even know where to begin but I want to thank everyone that was involved with the big surprise for Christopher and our family.  I find it hard to come up with … 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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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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