The In-Patient Experience

As many readers know, I had a total hip replacement aka total hip arthroplasty a week ago.  This procedure was not part of the retirement plan and forced many other plans to be revised and postponed.  Leading up to this surgery I had many worries, most of which proved ill founded.  Up to this point […]

Curve Ball

‘When life hands you lemons, learn to make lemonade.’ quote usually attributed to Dale Carnegie A few weeks before my retirement in June I learned that I had moderately severe osteo-arthritis in my left hip and would eventually need a hip replacement.  The first reaction was denial — not me! How could a fit woman […]