Motivation to Recover from Chronic Lyme Disease

Motivation to Recover from Chronic Lyme Disease

As I near the finish line for my nutrition degree I’ve noticed that I feel different lately. Different in a good way. In the past few months I’ve been so wrapped up in spending time with family visiting and writing research papers that I haven’t had...
Aqua Therapy

Aqua Therapy

Last week I began a program at the the new local YMCA Healthy Living Center in Clive, Iowa. I thought it was time to do something about my leg atrophy and overall lower body muscle weakness from the past year and a half of not working out due to chronic knee...
Hooray! It’s Only Superficial

Hooray! It’s Only Superficial

Several weeks before my physical therapy ever began, I noticed a bump on my leg. On my upper calf, near the inside of my left leg there lied a a hard spot just beneath the skin about the size of a quarter. In no way did it protrude from my leg and there was no...