Sep 3, 2013 11:40 AM by Eric Ross
Gov. Hickenlooper out of office for hip surgery
DENVER (AP) - Gov. John Hickenlooper will be out of the office for a few days this week recovering from hip surgery. A spokesman says Hickenlooper is undergoing hip arthroscopy Tuesday. It's usually a short, minimally-invasive procedure in which a small camera and instruments are used to see and repair the hip joint. His staff came up with a top ten list of things to know about the surgery. Number 1 is - "Even though it's easy to put one's foot in one's mouth, repeated attempts eventually take a toll on the hips."