... stop rain in the lush green beautiful country! I have seen more rain in one day in Ireland then the combined years I have been in Dubai LOL. Well, I did wear my sandals. ... (97 replies)
... I think there are exceptions made when walking in Ireland or the mall! A girl has to live a little. The plantar fasciitis sounds like a royal pain. Hope the brace works. ... (97 replies)
... pe you enjoy the last few days of your Ireland holiday i had to laugh when you mentioned the rain i am originally from the UK and i know how it rains so much but Ireland is a beutifull and lush place because of all the rainfall.Sounds like your feet will be looking forward to a little bit of TLC when you get back. ... (97 replies)
... Pearl, congratulations on your new grandson. He must give you so much pride and pleasure. You are in a perfect position (sitting) to enjoy him! You will be in fine shape to chase him around when he is an active toddler. Thank you again for starting this thread.
Edge, I did worry my bunionette side didn't "take" because it was still swollen.
It will shrink, but it takes... (97 replies)
... Hi Pearl..Congrats on your new grandson!! I'm sure this will make you want to recover much quicker but don't over do it either. Becareful and take care of yourself. :)
Hi Jane..I did not have any pins or screws put into my foot. I'm just alittle nervous lately that I'm still very stiff and can't bend my toe yet. I know its only 3 weeks but I still get minor throbbing... (97 replies)
... Hi Laurie, so good to hear you are doing great. Sure sound like you had a relaxing time on the beach! Ouch! sorry to hear about the incision bleeding. Be sure it's not infected though. Oh Laurie, I had a friend who had her bunionectomies done last year and already warned me about the dryness and she said her German surgeon recommended olive oil for massages for all his... (35 replies)
... Hi all!
Yes Edge.. everything is fine.. just been busy. I have been on my feet quite a bit.. they swell and hurt so I stop for 10 and elevate.... The scabbing has mostly come off.. very dry skin.. I took an aloe vera leaf, sliced it and rubbed the inside on my incisions.. oooo.. it kinda open up and bled a little.. Aloe Vera is a great for healing scars from what I had... (35 replies)
... Hey Pearl! Well, I had been on a plane once at 3 wks post-op, so I kinda know what to expect next time. I will be wearing compression socks during the flight to hopefully reduce the swelling. Can't really cancel the trip as it is to attend a friend's wedding, and we will be squeezing in quite a bit of sightseeing as well. Let's see how the swelling goes, may have to let... (35 replies)
... Earthworm what about you going to ireland at six weeks post op. i take my hat off to you, very brave decision can you walk properly now? ... (35 replies)
... D I had double bunionectomy on June 3rd. ... (35 replies)
... op from a modified austin bunionectomy and back at work. ... (24 replies)
... I am not sure what type of surgery you are having, but I had both feet operated on in February. I had neuromas removed, and a bunionectomy on one foot. ... (8 replies)