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BPP-15: Bell’s Palsy and Me – Three Years Later

Smile - April 12, 2011

A quick summary. It’s been quite some time since my last post and update about my experiences with and recovery from Bell’s Palsy. I was diagnosed on Wednesday, April 9th, 2008 with Bell’s Palsy. During my own search for information on the internet I discovered good information was difficult to find. Bell’s Palsy is not …

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Day 71, BPP-14: 10 Weeks and Counting

As I sat down to post this update, I started doing the math on how long it’s been since I was first diagnosed with Bell’s Palsy. Wednesday, April 9th was when it all began and today is Wednesday June 18th. It’s hard to believe it has only been ten weeks. Somehow it seems like much …

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Day 50, BPP-13: My Bell's Palsy at 50 Days

Since My Last Post I don’t know about everyone else, but for me, May has been an extremely busy month. I had been hoping to post more frequent updates on my recovery. Today is a big milestone though. It is 50 days since I was first diagnosed with Bell’s Palsy. I’m going to try to …

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Day 33, BPP-12: One Month Progress Report

The effects of stress and fatigue. It’s been about 8 days since my last progress report.  Originally, I was going to post on May 9th, a month to the day I was diagnosed with Bell’s Palsy.  With the busy and eventful week I’ve had, it had to wait until today. I wasn’t sleeping well this …

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Day 25, BPP-11: Lessons Learned

This was one of those weeks that had a lot going on. It was exhausting, messy, sloppy, busy, hectic, discouraging, productive, challenging, fun and inspiring all wrapped together. Here are a couple of lessons I learned this week: Lesson 1: Be Patient and Don’t Rush Recovery This was a week I realized that, as amazing …

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Day 22, BPP-10: "Your Face Is Back!"

A Wrinkle At A Time As I walked into my office yesterday afternoon, a co-worker, after not seeing me for a day, exclaimed “David! Your face is back!” Prior to having Bell’s Palsy and the way we playfully joke with each other at work, a comment like that would probably have been followed by a …

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