I have been going to physical therapy for 3 months now and recently we started using a Tens unit on my right leg. Lets get fancy. Tens, short for Transcutaneous (On skin) Electrical Nerve Stimulation, is a pocket sized machine that produces millions of tiny electrical impulses which enter the body via electrodes(sticky pads similar to the … Continue reading Electrodes and wires.
I was laying down with Ricardo, staring at the clothing hanging in my closet when I realized that while I have improved so much, I still have that loss of feeling that is strongest in my right leg. It was Saturday evening.. We had just come home from a lovely dinner when Ricardo had asked … Continue reading 5 months
I was trying to hold back my super excited smile and just be calm as I shook my new doctors hand. He asked if I knew why I was at UT and if I understood clearly what has been going on with me.. up to that point, I don't think I did. We decided to … Continue reading The Plan