Rehab

I had a knee replaced 12 days ago.  I now have more artificial parts of my body than I ever expected – a little metal pump that functions like my pancreas, and now a plastic/metal joint that eventually will work with less pain than my old flesh and bone knee.  Medical technology is truly amazing,Continue reading “Rehab”

Surgery

This coming Tuesday, I will be having a knee replacement.  Full on, hospital-stay-requiring surgery.  It has been quite an education in managing diabetes, and has really made me appreciate the support I have personally, spiritually and diabetically. My blood glucose (BG from here on out) has been wacky for months.  Swimming has been particularly problematic,Continue reading “Surgery”