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Post Break Exercise!

Posted by Leslie Sidley on November 6, 2016 at 12:15am 0 Comments

Hey all,

Hope you're all healing well.

I am coming up on my three-year ankle-versary. Starting to get a little bit of pain once in awhile, which I think is the arthritis my surgeon warned me about. Totally manageable at the moment, will probably be a few years before I figure out if I need to go for a cleanup.

What I wanted to talk about was staying fit after a big break.

Mine was a VERY big break, tib and fib, my leg bent right in half.

Prior to…

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Still healing

Posted by Joan C on August 15, 2016 at 9:26pm 3 Comments

Well it is two years since my accident and I am still healing.  I have had some unusual pain in May and went to the podiatrist surgeon.  He said everything was still aligned.  It is probably due to the hardware so close to the skin.  If the pain persists he will remove the hardware.  I do have some bone degeneration also.  My PCP ordered a bone density test.  I still can't run, jump, skip etc.  I tried an exercise bike and I only used it five minutes the first few days and slowly increased…

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Freak accident that I remember !

Posted by SAMUEL B FLYNN on July 31, 2016 at 9:35pm 0 Comments

Well I was on my way out to go to the store with my dad and as I go down my steps I'm at like the 2nd Step at the end of the step and I somehow end up falling down the steps and then I hear a snap and there I go landing on the ground after that my foot starts hurting really bad and I start yelling then I get up and walk away and then after swelling and marks on my foot are their the next day and freaks everyone out .

After that I'm in a splint and doing ok and should heal up from it… Continue

Ice Skating Accident

Posted by Anna Dimaano on July 15, 2016 at 4:50am 6 Comments

Broken femur after a bad fall on the ice. Seven weeks post op now. How long will it take for pain and swelling to subside?

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Post Break Exercise!

Hey all,Hope you're all healing well.I am coming up on my three-year ankle-versary. Starting to get a little bit of pain once in awhile, which I think is the arthritis my surgeon warned me about. Totally manageable at the moment, will probably be a few years before I figure out if I need to go for a cleanup.What I wanted to talk about was staying fit after a big break.Mine was a VERY big break, tib and fib, my leg bent right in half.Prior to that, I was a runner of half marathons. Obviously,…See More
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Leslie Sidley commented on Anna Dimaano's blog post Ice Skating Accident
"I had swelling for two years, and my ankle is still bigger due to scar tissue. :( Hope you're feeing better since your post."
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"Hi Francesca.  Watching movies is a great way to spend your down time when injured.  I did a lot of that after my knee surgeries and also when I broke my leg.  Silver Linings Playbook is excellent ! Don't worry, things will get…"
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"Hi Latasha, What did you break on foot?  What is your quality of life now? Joan "
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"Im going thru the same thing and its been 2 years! I really want the hardware remove but i am to scared to have it done! "
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