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Lori Land

Hi all! My name is Lori and my husband Joey and I have two sons, Hunter & Dalton. Dalton will turn 5 in August and was diagnosed in December with Legg Calve Perthes Disease. Our blog is about our journey with perthes.
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WOW.... by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Where does the time go? I could have sworn that I updated this blog last year in August (2010) when we saw Dr. Standard for the last time. At our last visit Dr. Standard ... Read on »
One Year by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Tomorrow, Dec 27th, marks one year since Dalton was diagnosed with Perthes. We had spent the better part of the month of December with him limping and complaining of leg p ... Read on »
Long time no blog! by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health It's been over a month since my last entry. Dalton is still rocking along doing mostly fine. If he over does it (like lots of running, climbing at the park, etc) then he's r ... Read on »
Long time no blog! by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health It's been over a month since my last entry. Dalton is still rocking along doing mostly fine. If he over does it (like lots of running, climbing at the park, etc) then he's ... Read on »
Update from Dr. Standard (WOOOOT!) by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Dr. Standard's assistant, Barbara, called yesterday afternoon about 4:45pm and said that Dr. Standard had reviewed Dalton's xrays and ROM #s and had asked her to call. She sa ... Read on »
Update from Dr. Standard (WOOOOT!) by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Dr. Standard's assistant, Barbara, called yesterday afternoon about 4:45pm and said that Dr. Standard had reviewed Dalton's xrays and ROM #s and had asked her to call. She ... Read on »
Awesome update! by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health We had PT yesterday and Mrs. Stacy measured Dalton's ROM and he is within NORMAL RANGES on all of his ROM numbers!!!! HOLLA!! Every single one was in a normal range. Intern ... Read on »
Awesome update! by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health We had PT yesterday and Mrs. Stacy measured Dalton's ROM and he is within NORMAL RANGES on all of his ROM numbers!!!! HOLLA!! Every single one was in a normal range. Inte ... Read on »
Couple of Videos by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health This video features my online pal, Sandi, and her daughter Rachael. Rachael had perthes and had an external fixator. This video also shows Dalton's super awesome hip doctor, ... Read on »
Couple of Videos by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health This video features my online pal, Sandi, and her daughter Rachael. Rachael had perthes and had an external fixator. This video also shows Dalton's super awesome hip docto ... Read on »
sir limps a lot by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health We are going on a month and a half or so of *NO* night time pain. ***knocking on wood*** I don't have any idea where it went or why but hey, we are sleeping so WOOOOT!!! He ... Read on »
sir limps a lot by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health We are going on a month and a half or so of *NO* night time pain. ***knocking on wood*** I don't have any idea where it went or why but hey, we are sleeping so WOOOOT!!! ... Read on »
hanging in there by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Not much to report...Night time pain is *(hopefully)* gone for now. He's only woke up like once in the past month with his leg hurting, BUT now he complains of daytime pain a ... Read on »
hanging in there by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Not much to report...Night time pain is *(hopefully)* gone for now. He's only woke up like once in the past month with his leg hurting, BUT now he complains of daytime pain ... Read on »
Home, tired, & thankful by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Thanks, Allison, for updating for me. Basically everything is just what she said. He said the xrays were "looking good" but that's because he did one extra xray (abducti ... Read on »
Home, tired, & thankful by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Thanks, Allison, for updating for me. Basically everything is just what she said. He said the xrays were "looking good" but that's because he did one extra xray (abduc ... Read on »
8/17 Appt Update by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health This is Allison updating for Lori.... No surgery right now. Xrays looking good. Pelvis still staying straight...nothing looks any worse than 6 weeks ago. ROM down, but ... Read on »
8/17 Appt Update by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health This is Allison updating for Lori.... No surgery right now. Xrays looking good. Pelvis still staying straight...nothing looks any worse than 6 weeks ago. ROM down, b ... Read on »
Baltimore Bound by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Heading out tomorrow....hoping for decent xrays, NO surgery, and all that stuff. Possibly getting together w/some of the girls (and kids) from our perthes board on Sunday ... Read on »
Happy Birthday Dalton!!!!!!!!!! by Lori Land Posted in: Blog Posts in Children's Health Today my baby boy turns 5! Seems like yesterday he was just a tiny baby, but I imagine all parents have this same feeling. Time moves on once you have children. I just hope ... Read on »