Preparing for surgery Number Eight. Presurgical testing, COVID testing and awaiting everything that comes along with preparing to be rolled into that OR once again!
My current state December 2019 - recovering from 6th brain surgery
I'll admit, despite being a highly educated person, I had never even heard the word "pandemic" prior to a few months ago. Since none of us can remember what day and/or date it is at this point, I can't even pinpoint when I first heard it. Living right outside of Manhattan and with all of [...]
It’s pretty surreal being back home after my 7th brain surgery, a full week in ICU and then 2 1/2 weeks in acute, inpatient rehabilitation. It was strangely very bittersweet leaving rehab, where I had a very set schedule, was taken care of so wonderfully and most importantly, able to remove myself from reality. As [...]