Monthly Archives: April 2013

Cartilage Shots For the Shoulder

Last Tuesday I started getting cartilage shots in my left shoulder in hopes to “preserve” the cartilage I have left so that I can hold off on surgery until later this year.  The shots hurt very much but as long as it … Continue reading

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Month from now I’ll be able to See!

A month from today I will have my 2nd eye lens implant surgery and will be able to see for the first time, since I was 2, without glasses.  I cannot wait! I am not nervous yet and I am … Continue reading

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Life without glasses

I literally do not remember life without glasses and with only a month away before I have my lens implant surgeries, I try to imagine life without them.  I am so excited for this opportunity.  When I was younger I … Continue reading

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My Favorite Quote About Life and Attitude

“The longer I live, the more I realize the impact of attitude on life.  Attitude, to me, is more important than facts.  It is more important than the past, the education, the money, than circumstances, than failure, than successes, than … Continue reading

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Finally Getting Eye Surgery

I have worn glasses pretty much my entire life.  At ages 2 and 4 I had cataract surgery on both eyes and since then I have worn glasses.  I tried contacts once but they irritated my eyes too bad so … Continue reading

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PRP Procedure for My Left Shoulder

So I started a new treatment that we are hoping either helps or heals my left shoulder.  It is called PRP procedure and this is a procedure where they draw blood and filter it out so that it contains more … Continue reading

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Finally, I Get A New Hip!

I went to the hip doctor the other day to get x-rays taken and to see what they said as far as my right hip is concerned.  They told me exactly what I expected to hear, that I need to … Continue reading

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