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The therapies are short and frequent. Sometimes I only have five minutes in between. Continue reading
What should I write about?
I don’t know about you, but I consider myself a tenacious optimist. I write my blog and manage to get a positive spin on events which may have upset me. I tell my story and try to teach a lesson, encourage, inspire and motivate.
Today I want to bitch, Continue reading
I love my kids. What a blessing!
Each day I watch my Krimis, get on the home-trainer, have my fruit snack, mostly miss all my meetings. It’s my Project 2020 Health Year. I’m not doing anything else. Continue reading
Four weeks in hospital. The hardest part was not knowing what to expect. I had no idea about this incredible after-care service provided by the acute geriatric remobilization section of the hospital. Continue reading
I went to the gynaecologist this morning. The nurse just came and made my footbath. I am now in my room alone and actually enjoying it. I did a brief vlog just now. Will I post it? Since I’m all about telling my story, probably yes.
I was waiting downstairs to be called into the gynaecologist and the nurse recognizing me asked why I came down with the patient file of a different patient. Continue reading
Still in Otto Wagner Spital, (OWS) Pavillion 13, Acute Geriatric Re-mobilization.
It used to be called Baumgartner Hoehe and has now been renamed Klinik Penzing since first June 2020.
Focus on the good and you can multiply it. Continue reading
I was operated on the left knee and now when I walk it is almost weird to see my reflection in the mirror. The other leg is still unnaturally bent outwards from the foot, as both legs always were. Continue reading
On Monday 6 July I came to the hospital without breakfast and sure enough, I was operated on the same day. I had an epidural and had the left knee replaced with an artificial knee joint of metal and acrylic.
On Tuesday the physiotherapist had me sit on the edge of the bed and put both feet on the floor. Continue reading
So I retired last year at this time. My birthday party last year was with colleagues from work and home and church. I’m proud to be able to say I worked for Nuclear Security and made my contribution to make the world a safer place. All my boys were there to sing for me. Continue reading
You’ve gone to Australia. You became a diving guide. You came back to Austria. You went to Canada. You got a ski instructor licence. Then came Corona. You were a digital nomad. Just like you said you wanted to be! Continue reading