Out, Out

I'm feeling a lot better since I last wrote in Hips don’t lie. I've been out and about (just out, not out, out) a couple of times (one small step and all that...) and I am faithfully doing my exercises. Mr K is coping with the TED (Thrombo-Embolic Deterrent) socks. Have a look – he's very... Continue Reading →

Hips don’t lie

This blog post is brought to you via a cocktail of very strong painkillers, so if it doesn't make sense (well, less sense than my normal ramblings make) I am blaming dihydrocodeine with the odd syringe of oramorph. As you may remember from Presentations and Patches, my hip replacement was cancelled over a slight disagreement about... Continue Reading →

I got the Hippy, Hippy Shake

I've been given the date for my hip replacement.  6 October – THAT took the wind out of my sails! I kept saying to the PA, "Um... so that's the date then? The ACTUAL date?". She must have wondered what planet I was on (it's called Planet Denial). Wow. It's actually going ahead. I'm hoping... Continue Reading →

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