Broken Leg / Ankle Support Group, Tell your story.
Hi all.so glad to find a site that is still active some, On Sept 29 ,Both of my ankles rolled out of my dansko shoes and i fell down a short flight of stairs.xray show both fib breaks ,plate and pins in the right one.2 weeks post surgery ,go back to dr . tomorrow to get stitches out!I am so hoping that i will be able to put some weight on the left foot cause its getting tuff staying in bed . i really really want a shower! I see you all get up and down stairs on…Continue
Two Months since my fracture. I have been doing range of motion exercises and isometric strength training . Now I can put 50% weight on my foot. But I must wear my CAM boot when I put half my weight on my foot. The feeling is awesome to be able to move (slowly) around without a knee scooter or walker or crutches. I use a cane and I make sure I am going through the entire stride when walking. I want the entire foot to get better not just a small portion. Pain is not an issue and I have been…Continue
Slipped on wet tar and fractured my tib fib dislocating my foot. Posterior tibia has a plate with 4 screws, spiral fracture of my fibula also has a plate with 4 screws. My lateral mallelolar has 2 long screws due to it being sheared off. Trying to figure out best comfort for night sleep. I'm already someone with sleeping issues. I'm not taking pain meds during day and have not since discharge and recently stopped the night time meds which I think I need to rethink. MEMORY FOAM…Continue
July 5th my husband and I headed out on our bikes for a ride. So we are heading down the hi way with me as the lead bike. I see a crane fly off it's nest and decided to go back and take pictures. I…Continue
So went to a concert in Palm Beach FL last night, and being back on the dance floor its like nothing has changed. Everyone remembered what happened with my leg injury, and was very shocked but happy…Continue