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Started at gym

AnonymousUserAAnonymousUser Posts: 49,731
edited 06/11/2012 - 8:25 AM in Back Surgery and Neck Surgery
As many of you know I have been agruing with workers comp to get to the gym as my surgeon and physio had prescribed.
Well i finally started there the other day <:P <:P and am so happy.
I feel like I am doing something to help me heal rather then just waiting for it to happen.
I see the exercise physoiologist once a week at the gym and can go as often as I want to to do my work out so aim for 5-6 days a week.
OK the workout is pretty basic- treadmill, exercises based on core work and stretches but I know these will be increased each week or as needed.
So I'm finally doing the happy dance here!

Thanks to everyone that encouraged me not to give up.

Blessings Sara O:)
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Comments

  • I am so glad that you are able to start this now. I can't wait either. :P

    One Love,

    Stephanie
  • Sara, that is so great that the gym is working out for you! Please keep us updated on the exercises you are doing and how they work for you.

    We need a happy dance smiley! =)) I like this one in the meantime...

    Hugs,

    Haylie =)) =)) =))
  • It's a great feeling to be going to the gym or physiotherapy - you start to feel that finally you are making good progress and personally doing something very real to help the recovery along. I loved going to physio therapy, even if I hurt a bit afterwards - after all it was 'good pain' lol. Mind you, after the first few sessions there was not pain afterwards - just the feeling of positive steps being made.
    Keep positive!

    Bruce

    ...an old timer here and ex-moderator

  • I am so happy for you! :D :D Your perseverence finally paid off!! Yay!!!

    Now, be careful that you don't OVERDO anything!!
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