Pat Osborn

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  • Injured left foot/ankle

    Does anyone have any suggestion on exercising (walking) with an injured left foot? Some days I can walk on it fine while it is challenging just to walk to the park... More times than not, my walk is quite short because of the pain in my left foot and angle......Full Post
  • What are the pros and cons of having a weight-loss surgery?

    I am considering having one of the weight-loss surgeries - one that Medicare will cover...

    What are some of the different weight-loss surgeries?

    What are the requirements to qualify for one of these weight-loss surgeries?

    What one would you recommend and...Full Post
  • What if I am doing other basic stretches and basic light exercises? How do I...


    What if I am doing other basic stretches as well as basic light exercises with three (3) lbs. weights, marching, stretching legs... How do I log these extras?


  • Need DENTAL Help Please...

    I NEED MEGA DENTAL HELP PLEASE.... I am only SS-D with no dental coverage...
  • Updated Profile


    Hello, first of all I do not quite understand how this Sharecare.com works... Please direct me to this understanding...

    Since I am (again) starting this journey and for the past 40+, I live daily face a number of health challenges. Below are the major c...Full Post
  • What is... Bone or ? That is Greek for "Paper"?

    Can someone tell me more about the soft bone (?) in the face, between your eyes that is the Greek word for paper? Anyway, my Greek soft bone is deteriorating...
  • Misdiagnosed Heart Problems

    Based on information via the Dr. Oz Show, it seems I have been misdiagnosed. In 2008, I went to the ER 6-8 times complaining of extreme pain from my shoulders up - no mention of this heart problems at any of these ER trips! Yet, in November 2008, I ended...Full Post
  • Poor Health & Major Depression...

    Major Depression due to family matters continues to have a negative effect in my already poor health... Last year, I was in the hospital due to the swelling of my face caused by infection in sinuses and ( /or ) teeth... My ENT says it's my teeth and dental...Full Post
  • !!! Lost Day !!!

    I went to bed Friday evening; then, I woke up on Sunday!!! And, I did not even realize it...
  • Blood Pressure Down - 120/74 - Yeah!

    Last week (the last time my health provider checked it), was 120/74 !!! Yeah!