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Forum: General Discussions 11th September 2014, 05:19 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 136
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: One year post op

Congratulations! How are you now? Where are you fused? I am 6 weeks as of this Tuesday, long road you should be proud. There's a super sweet gal on here named Hayley and she too was fused at Baylor....
Forum: General Discussions 8th September 2014, 05:03 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,293
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Introduction- Surgery in 3 days

Hayley,
Are there swimming restrictions? I thought they wanted us too swim?? I don't know, I haven't done anything but walk.
The PT is in the town I live in which is 80 miles from my surgeon! One...
Forum: General Discussions 6th September 2014, 05:24 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,293
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Introduction- Surgery in 3 days

Hayley,
My bone stimulator is an Orthifix, something like that. It's 2 squares that go around you and buckle, it's light weight and I wear it twice a day for 2 hour increments. I think I hurt after...
Forum: General Discussions 5th September 2014, 04:59 AM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,293
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Introduction- Surgery in 3 days

Hayley,
I feel pretty good, It's funny my family is so impressed with how I am doing and they constantly say " oh my 5 weeks already" and I feel like it's been foooooreeeevvvver! "In the voice of the...
Forum: General Discussions 3rd September 2014, 09:52 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,293
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Introduction- Surgery in 3 days

Hayley,
You look absolutely amazing!! I bought a swim suit at the Dillards annual swim sale but ONLY because it was 75% OFF!!! I am not sure I'll ever be in one again, just feel odd in my new body. 5...
Forum: General Discussions 2nd September 2014, 04:26 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 287
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Artifical disc BELOW Scoliosis fusion

This is my first surgery, no priors. L4 and 5 were completely degenerated from the rotation progressing. Being as they were degenerated he replaced them and then fused because had he not replaced...
Forum: General Discussions 2nd September 2014, 12:08 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 287
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Artifical disc BELOW Scoliosis fusion

Hello,
I will be 5 weeks post op tomorrow and I had L4 and 5 removed and replaced with false discs and then fused from T4 to L5.
I am not real sure if that's what your asking or not? It's a 14 disc...
Forum: General Discussions 23rd August 2014, 08:13 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 218
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Thread to help others -what to expect post op

Wow! Ed you may be in the wrong line of work my friend. I read aloud what you wrote , as I am 3.5 weeks out and much of this applies to me. My husband said, and I quote..."wow, guy knows his $#! "
I...
Forum: General Discussions 21st August 2014, 12:09 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 211
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: one week post op!

Christina,
I am 3 weeks post op today and I so know what your talking about! My shoulder blades hurt bad as well. The sleep thing really does get better and so does the "hit by a bus" feeling. And...
Forum: General Discussions 20th August 2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Sleeping

Wheeew! Thanks a ton. Funny how you worry about EVERY little thing! It's like having a new baby! Haha!! Have a great week!!!!
Forum: General Discussions 20th August 2014, 12:02 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 1,162
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Scolosis Surgery purely for cosmetic reasons?

I am 3 weeks post op tomorrow, and whoever posted that the pain was nothing.....WOW! your a stud! I have 2 children and I have NEVER EVER experienced pain of that level! Not ever in my life have I...
Forum: General Discussions 19th August 2014, 11:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 171
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Question Sleeping

Hello,
I'll be exactly 3 weeks post op tomorrow and I am doing well. I am fused T4 to L5, I shower myself and walk half a mile every evening. I no longer require help doing most things, I just obey...
Forum: General Discussions 19th August 2014, 02:54 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,293
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Introduction- Surgery in 3 days

Hayley,
Auto correct. .....I am a cosmetologist! Lol!!! Sorry. Not near as glamorous but I love it. Your right about the mornings thier a little rough! Keep me posted on your progress! ! Have a...
Forum: General Discussions 19th August 2014, 01:14 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,568
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Good luck for the 29th Mrs Krier!

Hayley,
Thank you mam!! Mmm...not sure? The bottom half isn't completely done, the air throughout it needs finished I have not thought past that yet. When did you "If you have at all" start putting...
Forum: General Discussions 17th August 2014, 11:32 PM
Replies: 84
Views: 3,293
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Introduction- Surgery in 3 days

Hayley,
Lol!!!! That's funny, I've had jeans do that! Well, the last 3 days have been pretty good. In fact today I went to a sporting goods store, and Target and aside from it being 100 outside...
Forum: General Discussions 15th August 2014, 12:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 184
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: newly diagnosesd

Hello,
I was about 12 when I was diagnosed and I got put in a Boston brace for 2 years. I wish I had some grand answer as to making her feel better but I dont. It is scary and frustrating. The...
Forum: General Discussions 13th August 2014, 06:35 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,568
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Good luck for the 29th Mrs Krier!

Jay,
Thank you, each day is slightly better. You take care of yourself!

Gilly,
Thanks for the help, of course it is already worth it just knowing the progression is over. Now the pain and...
Forum: General Discussions 13th August 2014, 02:13 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 253
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: 9 month update :)

Dang it, I have none left in the lower back, I posted pics on the "good luck on the 29th mrs. Krier" blog. I was more stiff the first week then I am today so hoping it progressively gets better....
Forum: General Discussions 13th August 2014, 02:08 PM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,568
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Good luck for the 29th Mrs Krier!

Jay,
Yes sir I am....but ohhhh I hurt. I'll admit the last 2 days have been the best but I am learning I pay for my days at night. If I over do it I hurt through the night. Ouch!!! Thanks for looking!
Forum: General Discussions 13th August 2014, 02:17 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,568
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Good luck for the 29th Mrs Krier!

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Forum: General Discussions 13th August 2014, 02:15 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,568
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Good luck for the 29th Mrs Krier!

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Forum: General Discussions 13th August 2014, 02:13 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,568
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Good luck for the 29th Mrs Krier!

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After
Forum: General Discussions 13th August 2014, 02:11 AM
Replies: 63
Views: 1,568
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: Good luck for the 29th Mrs Krier!

http://oi60.tinypic.com/alg301.jpg

Before pic

Gilly did that work??
Forum: General Discussions 13th August 2014, 02:07 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 253
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: 9 month update :)

That's such awesome news! Yes mam this has knocked me down for sure. It's also hard to get enough calories when you have no appetite however that too is getting better. You also have a large fusion...
Forum: General Discussions 12th August 2014, 06:05 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 253
Posted By Mrs. Krier
Re: 9 month update :)

Wow! That's awesome news!!!! So happy for you!!!! I am exactly 14 days out today had my 2 week check up yesterday and YES your post makes me feel better because as of now.....ohhhh my I...
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