prayers going with you Nell, hope all goes well.

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Don't follow in my footsteps.... I run into walls.

Love and Hugs,
Squirrely Jo

> My right knee has been getting worse and worse. I can barely go up and
> down steps. When it's bent and I straighten it out, it hurts big time. I
> sleep on my side with my knees bent and sometimes moving around will wake
> me up. It also sometimes gives a little when I walk (but thank God I can
> walk), The left gives a little sometimes too.
> In 1974 I tore the cartilage on the right knee. In early 2009 I banged it
> with my granddaughter's very heavy carrier. The left knee was fractured in
> a fall in late 1983 and repaired (pieced together) in early 1984. I was
> walking, albeit not too well, all that time and couldn't bend the knee
> (surprise surprise). Was on no weight bearing for 4 months.
> Going to the rheumy Nov. 15. If I can get a ride; I don't drive and he's
> 45 minutes away. We're to discuss my swallowing and the possibility that
> it's how I might be getting pneumonia (aspiration). I'm going to bring up
> the knee.
>
> Nell
>
> --
> A rose by another name: deadly, thorn-bearing assault vegetation.


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Don't follow in my footsteps.... I run into walls.

Love and Hugs,
Squirrely Jo