Archive for February 26th, 2009

Independent hand

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

At my physical therapy session this afternoon, the therapist hooked the electrical stimulation machine (or maybe it’s that he hooked up two machines) up to both my shoulder and my wrist. I could feel the series of small shocks to the shoulder. I couldn’t feel any shocks to my wrist, but my pointer finger started […]

Thanks, Tracy

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

I stopped at CVS on my way to work (for some fluoride tooth rinse that my dental hygienist had recommended) and heard a song that once had a real impact on me, _Fast Car_ by Tracy Chapman. Twenty years ago, in the fall of 1988 to be exact, I was thinking that it was really […]

Hand report

Thursday, February 26th, 2009

I may not have posted about it, but for about a month I’ve been going around with a brace on my left wrist. When I went for my annual physical I described a problem with lack of sensation in my left thumb, pointer, middle finger, and half of ring finger, and tingling in my arm. […]