Hi everyone. Some of you have contacted me about what exercises to do after your tkr. I find that ankle weights and knee replacement recuperation go together like apple pie and ice cream. Here are a some of the most beneficial exercises that helped me during my total knee replacement recuperation period. I still […]
Hi everyone! I’ve written other posts before about walking as an exercise for recuperating from a total knee replacement. Walking surfaces matter as much as the walking itself, also. After 40 years of dealing with different types of walking surfaces and the effect on my leg length discrepancy, I would like to share some insight […]
Hey all you mugs..Oh, oh. It looks like those 50’s gangster movies are rubbing off. Reverse…Hi everyone!
For those of us in colder climates, it is the season that ice can sneak up on us. It is important to watch for it in all situations, let alone when dealing with a tkr. Ice can appear […]
Hi everyone! I’ve had a number of inquiries lately regarding nerve pain associated with a total knee replacement, so I wanted to share a recent story in an attempt to help others out…
It was a beautiful sunny day. After just finishing a tasty fundraising breakfast, going home just didn’t sound like a good idea. […]
Hi my favorite readers!
I came across this interesting article on how your walk reveals facets of your health to others.
I found it particularly interesting, and thought I’d share the link to it here. It’s found on the Care2.com site.
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I frequently discuss how important walking is while recuperating from a tkr, or as any part of life, for that matter. You’re probably been told that by your medical care professional, also.
I recently came across an article written by the Arthritis Foundation that mentions there is now a branch of Tai Chi called “Mindful […]
Hi my favorite readers! The Internet is full of articles discussing the benefits of walking. Well, I wanted to share some personal experience to help others. I’ve written a few posts about how walking has benefited my tkr recuperation. Here are some summary benefits I’ve noticed:
Increased knee flexibility.
Increased cardio workout.
Lower levels of harmful blood […]
There was a recent article on the American Heart Association’s website about using dog walking as part of your exercise routine. The article prompted my recollection about a recent event…
I just completed a dog-sitting gig with two of my friendly four-legged beasts. Actually, one is a mini-Schnauzer (sp?) and the other a Westie. A Westie […]
Today is such a beautiful, sunny day that I thought it would be fun to write a bit about it. See, after having the horrendous winter weather that we did (including AWFUL snow removal!)…this is a WELCOME relief! Spring is in the air…
The snow-capped mountains greet me outside my window. They’re a […]