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Yeah.

‘I heard the doctor, but what did he say? I knew I was fine about this time yesterday. I don’t need answers, I just need some peace; I just need someone who could help me get some sleep.’ ^Yeah. I think I’m finally starting to get a little anxious about the surgery. I know I’ll […]

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How appetizing (not!)…

Who watches recordings of an upcoming brain surgery while eating spaghetti for lunch? This girl. But now I’m trying not to think about that correlation too hard. You could say I’m a little excited about Tuesday. Anyway, video to come later today.

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Cyborg status: pending

Click here to watch DBS seminar hosted by Mischer Neuroscience Institute DBS overview from Mayo Clinic (webpage) I’m running late. I’ll post more this evening.

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Brain surgery. So that’s cool.

Guess who just got approved and scheduled for DBS surgery? YAY!!! Surgery prep tests start tomorrow. Brain surgery on Tuesday. I’ll video an overview of the surgery tomorrow. I was just too excited not to post.

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Well, lookie there!

But I can write again, so yay!!! *feeling awesome*

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What’s wrong with her?

I slowly pushed my walker down the sidewalk, each step a careful consideration. My walker was helpful in more ways than I know how to describe. My hips were still incredibly weak and bumped against the sides of the walker with each step; something that had initially irritated me, but I had come to appreciate. […]

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“I want to ride my bicycle”

I push and pull on my pedals quickly, but still rarely push past 81rpm. Slow. I shake my head slightly, avoiding wasting breath on a sigh. My goal is >90rpm. But that’s okay. Steven said it will come. Don’t focus on cadence just yet. I’m still learning to ride my upright trike. My speed on […]

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Videos: 3/20/16 – 3/21/16

I didn’t record any videos today because I’m feeling sick and slept most of the day. So you get yesterday’s videos. Melly saying happy birthday to my mother yesterday, during the drive to the restaurant: There’s a Matchbox 20 song for this: And a couple of videos I found from 2014, 6-8 months post-stroke. During […]

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