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... April 23 rd , 2015 about three weeks ago now, I fell with my entire weight of 148 lbs at five ft three onto my one left heel fracturing it and also fracturing a joint on top middle of my foot by end of my leg where it meets the top of my foot and slightly to the left of middle. ... (6 replies)
Broken Heel
Dec 18, 2012
... o male. I broke my heel a month ago. Basically, I was tripping on my friend's stairs and decided that I would jump to the bottom insteading of tumbling. ... (13 replies)
... When my ankle and leg swell in the afternoon heat I can hardly get the velcros strap around my calf. ... (8 replies)

... ion of both. I wore mine snug for a week then made it looser each following week. After a week or two I tried delaying putting it on each day. It got to be later and later, until I didn't bother putting it on any more. Not every day or week s the same. Sometimes i put it on earlier and snugged it back up. ... (8 replies)
... or should I use half day and half day without? ... (8 replies)
... while your ankle gets back to full weight bearing. You should be able to loosen it gradually. Otherwise you'll just be trading that for the sore knee and your ankle won't get stronger. ... (8 replies)
... Yeah, I've been walking around the house without my air cast some, and I notice the swelling also. But the piece of the aircast that goes under my foot arch is making my plantar facitis worse because of so much pull on it. ... (8 replies)
... My ankle is not swelling to the extent that it had been. The aircast works well it just restricts the ankle to the point that my knee was taking up the slack and now my knee is hurting. Vicious cycle! ... (8 replies)
... I've been wearing an air cast for a month now. The top and side of my foot get real sore so I'm glad you mentioned that the ankle can't move exactly right while wearing the air cast. ... (8 replies)
... ups do allow a little more movement than an air cast, I think, depending how tight you lace 'em and how much hard support is in there. ... (8 replies)
... months of NWB I finally got the ok to start putting weight on my foot. I finallly got to the point where I was putting full weight and using no crutches. I was struggling with my ankle hurting and swelling so my pt suggested an air cast. ... (8 replies)
Broken heel
Sep 5, 2016
... I have heard of several Heelies having no cast over the years, so there might be times when that is the best choice. If you can get up and down stairs at this point, you are well ahead of average. ... (1 replies)
Broken heel
Sep 2, 2016
... Hi all, I'm new to this site and not sure how to use it tidy. ... (1 replies)
... I broke both my heels close to 30 years ago. Fell off a brick dividing wall and landed on concrete. Laid there for 30 minutes. Started to get up with my right foot, but couldn't. ... (11 replies)
... On April 25th I was at a concert and stumbled and fell backwards. In the process I broke my fibula. A week later my orthopedic doctor told me my ankle mortise was spreading and surgery was needed. ... (0 replies)
Broken heel
Nov 10, 2013
... Very bad idea. I went to the doc, about 4 weeks, they wanted to do surgery but I was to swollen. That is when he mentioned cutting my foot off to get me on with my life. I ad been elevating all the time, but not as high as I should. I started sleeping with it on 2 pillows, 2 pillows on recliner tilted back too. Next week things were alot better. Sounds like you... (3 replies)
Broken heel
Nov 9, 2013
... I am a very fit and active 49 year old woman. I broke my calcaneus 10 days ago falling 7 ft from a dance pole doing a very dangerous trick and guess what, the crash mats were sitting in the corner. ... (3 replies)
... I recently had an ankle surgery for broken tibia and fibula after a bad fall. After almost 3 months in a cast and boot, finally I was allowed to put weight on it. But the first thing I noticed is the pain in my heel when I started putting weight, even if partially. ... (20 replies)
... ful, I am also sufficiently freaked out a bit about my upcoming surgery. I have had lifelong flat feet. I have been working with a podiatrist for a couple months and am still having pain. ... (7 replies)
Broken heel help
Feb 6, 2013
... weight bearing in my boot. Once I was given the clearence to start into shoes, I waited until I had my first PT. There, they were surprised I wasn't walking yet, and basically pushed me out of the nest. ... (14 replies)


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