Originally Posted by Idahosam
Well, just got home from seeing the specialist (2 hour visit) looked at my x-rays he took the time to go over everything. x-ray didn't look good even to my untrained laymen eye. So, Hip Replacement on 1 July. I am So, not looking forward to this. he said about 90 to 120 days for a good recovery 6 weeks out of commission... in bone mending time.
I will get a cortisone shot next week to get me through till July. I hate this getting old shit!!!!!!!
Video is even the left hip... just like me.
Like I've ALWAYS preached "RIDE WHILE YOU CAN" Your not getting any younger.
Doctor said no more "high impact stuff" after hip replacement....... just what does that mean? no more on the pegs rock hopping?
Ouch!!! No more high impact stuff = less "hair on fire" and more "smell the flowers".
The traveler is active; he goes strenuously in search of people, of adventure, or experience. The tourist is passive; he expects interesting things to happen to him. DANIEL J. BOORSTIN, attributed, Voyages of Discover