With a boulder on my shoulder, feelin’ kinda older

Four months after my shoulder surgery, where my torn off tendon was re-attached to the upper arm bone, I'm still struggling with rehabilitation. The first six weeks my shoulder was, with help from a sling, kept immobilized. Since then my physical therapy program has gradually evolved from passive exercises, in order to improve range of … Continue reading With a boulder on my shoulder, feelin’ kinda older

Someday we’ll look back on this and it will all seem funny

Five weeks has passed since the operation on my shoulder and I'm happy to report that, the last couple of days, there's been a dramatic improvement. The biggest change is that I'm now able to sleep in my bed for more than three hours in a row. It's indeed a relief to "move out" of … Continue reading Someday we’ll look back on this and it will all seem funny

It’s only our bodies that betray us in the end

A short update of my health status; I woke up from the anaesthesia, just as everyone had told me I would. I needn't to worry. In fact the whole hospital experience was very positive. The day of the operation in short: the pre-operative instructions included a ban to eat anything after midnight and to have … Continue reading It’s only our bodies that betray us in the end