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... As far as traveling, we just got back from a trip that entailed a lot of flying, driving and sitting around! The worse part was sitting around all day, that seemed to bother my hips the most. But that is all people do where we visited. ... (607 replies)
... Right before going to the hospital my wonderful husband and I redecorated the bedroom thinking I would be stuck in their for hours a day. When the Dr came out after surgery he told my husband it was the worse hip he had ever seen. And he has done thousands. Not the honor I wanted! ... (607 replies)
... Welcome back, hip2it. It sounds like you had a great trip visiting with your family. You did the driving, too!! Did you take a lot of breaks along the way to stretch your legs to avoid stiffness? My surgeon also told me that if and when I need to have mine redone that the surgery is much less invasive. The recuperation time is short and I will be up and about very soon after.... (607 replies)

... pach. It sounds like you've been through alot. It's ridiculous that they would offer you morphine but not tylenol. I took only tylenol for pain when I got home after the THR. I think you have to take tons of it over a long period to do harm. ... (607 replies)
... I'm taking calcium supplements and do alot of walking. I've even started a morning routine after my son goes to school where I go for a walk. I either go for the paper or hit the local grocery store for little incidentals. ... (607 replies)
... out as a pasenger, not driving yet, I see the Doc in 5 weeks. ... (607 replies)
... Hi all you hippies, Iím just back from a 4250 mile, 3 week road trip (hubby did all most all of the driving). We visited each of my four siblings and made a sentimental journey to my family farm in Indiana to get a load of fine hardwood (walnut, cherry, oak, ash and red elm) for my husbandís woodworking hobby. We are selling the farm this fall so this was our last chance. ... (607 replies)
... Morning everyone! Ripanco - you're too cute! We couldn't have sex for 8 weeks!!! :eek: Actually all of my restrictions were for 8 weeks; sleeping on back with pillow between legs, driving, bending and sitting properly, and sex!!! Personally I think "intercourse" is what they mean. And again, I hope we don't offend anyone but it's a legitimate question. You always... (607 replies)
... Ditto on the six weeks. But, I know I could have driven sooner if I absolutely had to. But I didn't want to go against my Dr.s wishes, or what if the physical therapist sees me getting out of the truck? Good Luck (7 replies)
... I don't know how long it is since your hip replacement and is it the right hip? ... (3 replies)
... I'm 62, in pretty good health except for severe osteoarthritis. I had a full hip replacement this past February that went well, resulting in relief after a couple of years of chronic and debilitating pain. ... (544 replies)
Hip Resurfecing
Feb 12, 2006
... eatre to do a THR. He also cautioned that whether I could stand both hips being done in the one operation could only be seen in the theatre, and he would do one hip and then decide whether I could go on for the second. ... (5 replies)
Constant Hip Pain
Aug 16, 2015
... ray showed my hip was a total loss and they referred me to a surgeon who agreed but said that my hip alone probably wasn't causing all the nerve pain in my hip, thigh, knee, calf, foot. ... (7 replies)
... ery. Very important for him to get that prosthetic moving as quickly as possible to increase range of motion. Whether your dad goes to a rehab inpatient facility after the hospital or straight home, just keep motivating him to work at the rehab. ... (56 replies)
... I had Turner Classic Movies to watch during the nights I could not sleep after my two hip replacements and I agree with you that these films are a great blessing when one can't get back to sleep. ... (2 replies)
... knee for the past two years. The original diagnosis was early knee arthritis, so we treated it with a Cortisone shot and Ibuprofen. After 15 months, it got progressively worst and we did a second MRI. The knee looked fine and the knee surgeon concluded it might be Sciatica. ... (10 replies)
... But I'm ok with no hip resurfacing. ... (5 replies)
... During your recovery from hip surgery, I would think that your 9 year old son is at a very helpful age and can assist you in making meals. ... (30 replies)
... and back to work in 16 days. Now running marathons. Though I think only one more. Just got back from backpacking in Wyoming and my hip is like my own. Not an ounce of discomfort. ... (2 replies)
... I started driving again not too long after having each of my my hips replaced. ... (1 replies)

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