Anyway, I used to look forward to half days off ... because then I could RUN!! And run in the daylight. But with my friggin' injury, can't do much of that. I did see my podiatrist, who checked xrays and said that there were signs of healing of my left tibial stress fracture!! That's great, that really is. But more has to be done. I have to remain nonweightbearing for at least another 3 weeks. Ouch. Yes, I guess I'm a pro at crutches now, but that doesn't mean it isn't a pain. Can't carry anything, hard to open doors, can't move a few feet in between chairs to grab a pen or whatever. Big pain.
He is ordering another MRI and also a DEXA scan to check my bone density. See if all is normal. I want, and WILL, get better soon so I can back to running. Yes back to running. No matter what the naysayers think.
But for this afternoon, since I can't run in this cool crisp air and bright sunshine ... let me enjoy my other favorite activity ... beer tasting. Today we have:
Well, I guess I'll take a nap. Nonweightbearing for another 3 weeks. have been on and off crutches for 9 months. Whatever.