Month: July 2012

Jul - 23

Vacation–Gotta Get Away (NCAA remix)

As I write this (almost 1:00 PM on July 23), the NCAA penalties to Penn State’s football program have been blowing up the Twitterverse and the rest of the interwebs.  A Google search turns up over 200,000 hits for “Penn State” and NCAA in just the past 24 hours.  Three of the top…

Jul - 13

Day 34 Update–Getting Back To Normal

Well, I had my “1-month” checkup today following my microdiscectomy operation.  The surgeon wants to see me for follow-ups at intervals of 1 month, 3 months, six months and 12 months post-surgery.  In addition to checking on me, part of the routine involves filling out forms where I assess my current pain status…