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... And he said he wants you to lose them in 4 weeks. Take baby steps cause you don't want to over work it than undone everything that had been done. ... (19 replies)
... steps at first, then 26 steps. it hurts a lot less if u dont baby it and just stand up straight and just do it. i dont want to push it too much though, as it swells up after i sit down. ... (19 replies)
... Exactly. Baby steps. Its times like these that I see why they r called crutches. They r a crutch. My wrists r messed up because of them so there's motivation 2. ... (19 replies)

... Mind over matter, I hear ya. I keep taking baby steps because I afraid to stretch the Achilles and plantar fascia too far and experience pain, lol. ... (19 replies)
... t but prob will after my next dr visit in a month. I know the last time I was in this situation my brother in law who went thru somethg similar just said u can't baby it and ended up doing it. After I took the boot off there were marks on my toes and ankle where the boot was digging in. ... (19 replies)
... Am walking in the boot and brought one crutch to use when I don't have the boot on. ... (84 replies)
... point scale, but I crutch around a lot it will probably start to swell and hurt. Wondering should I take another hydrocodone to "get ahead of the pain" or wait to see if I need it. ... (84 replies)
... scription painkillers, magazines I haven't had a chance to read, extra movies from NetFlix, etc. I'm sure I forgot something. Maybe next week I'll decide I need crutch pads or a knee scooter. ... (84 replies)
Using crutches
Jul 8, 2009
... Has anyone been on crutches and taken care of a baby at the same time...and lived to tell about it? ... (19 replies)
... so I was going to lie to him. But it was raining and I needed that extra hand so I just crutch walked my heiney right on in there! He was not happy but I got him laughing and, since I was obviously doing fine, all was forgiven. ... (2 replies)
... k. I thought my legs would always look different. Take it slow though.....I thought I would never be able to walk again by myself but my PT was amazing. Remember baby steps..... ... (7 replies)
... doing is ultrasound to heal scar tissue and using a whirlpool hot tub machine to soak my foot in to reduce swelling. I can walk a little in the boot now with one crutch and for baby steps I can limp without it. I don't know what to do with the velocity ankle brace I was given though. ... (3 replies)
... I had flat foot reconstruction a few years ago, and the recovery is a long and tough road. For me, the pain was quite tolerable, but I was surprised when I transitioned from cast to boot (and weightbearing), some pain returned (makes sense, just wasn't expecting it). The biggest advice I can give you (for whatever it's worth) is to take the recovery one day at a time,... (14 replies)
... I think I'm going to take a baby step back and use one crutch today to take the edge off of some of the pain. I hope every day is easier for you! Just take your time and make sure you're not over exerting yourself! ... (3 replies)
... nd and am just wondering what pains have others felt when putting weight on foot because when i put weight down i have a sharp pain about 2 inches down from the baby toe that comes and goes but when its there i cannot stand on it. ... (1 replies)
... me to the machine. I was so scared and mentioned to them that I was very sensitive and numb in areas. Luckily they were gentle and my body reacted well to the baby steps and each week things would progress. ... (5 replies)
... erday I went out with only one crutch. By the end of the evening I was sure wishing for the other crutch! And today I have used two crutches all day and tried to baby it. I also agree that the knee scooter is such a blessing in the kitchen and when cleaning up the house. ... (9 replies)
... I am sure having to wait on all this joint stuff to have a baby is so hard. I would have had a much harder time waiting to have this surgery if I had something big waiting on recovery like that. ... (20 replies)
... I am SO GLAD that the new PT is working out. A 4 prong cane seemed kind of weird to me; it's not usually the first thing therapists go to. I'm glad that you have someone who is more realistic about working from where you are instead of pushing toward meeting unreasonable goals. I have pushed really hard and fast and have been really focusing so hard on this balance... (75 replies)
... hope that it heals quickly and is not too bad, but it's good to see your doctor just in case. Set backs can be so frustrating, especially when we sometimes take baby steps each day. I think you are sometimes more of a race horse, pushing yourself as far and as fast as you can go. ... (75 replies)


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