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8 week checkup report

Good Morning!

I hope everyone is having a great Friday.

Skyler had his 8 week check-up and x-ray yesterday. See the attached x-rays. He still has a significant neck curve but they don't want to fix it. Hopefully it won't get worse.

All went well. Dr. Chang is pleased with his recovery and said the main issue right now will be fatigue. The surgery and healing takes a lot out of him and it usually takes 3 months to get back all of his energy. We haven't seen too much of that. Skyler has had a couple of days where he was tired but he has some many things he wants to control and do, he just doesn't have time to lie around!

He isn't as fragile now. But Dr. Chang said he still can't sky dive, jump on a trampoline or bungee jump!! Darn! :-) He can't ski for another 3 months so it looks like he will miss this ski season. Better to be safe than sorry.

Skyler was SO hoping he could go swimming, but Dr. Chang wants him to wait another month. Skyler was pretty bummed about …