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... I found the very worst part of my recovery was having to sleep on my back for weeks. ... (143 replies)
... I'm going to have orientation classes with my HMO, but not until a few weeks beforehand, and I'm trying to get a sense of what to expect in the recovery period. I'm a college teacher in my early 60's, live alone with a little dog but have quite a few friends willing to help out. ... (143 replies)
... This message board was so very helpful in understanding how the recovery process was going to work. I was lucky to have many friends pitch in when I was recovering. ... (143 replies)

... Total Hip Replacement. After questioning him on recovery and how long it would take to be up and walking, working etc. ... (2 replies)
... Could it be that your hip replacement is one of those that has been recalled? ... (5 replies)
... It is five months since my hip replacement. I had very little pain before the operation except for a short period of having a very bad pain in my groin after sitting for any length of time. ... (6 replies)
... Thank you for inquiring re my recovery from right hip replacement. I am doing very well. Firstly, the surgery took 80 minutes with no complications. I was standing and walking a little about 9 hours later. ... (7 replies)
... Just found out that I need a hip replacement revision. It has only been 14 months since I had my hip replacement surgery. I'm very upset! Has anyone else had to have a revision this quickly. The Doc wants to replace the cup with a plastic one. ... (5 replies)
... I just want you to know that I feel absolutely great and have for several weeks! Like you, my hip degenerated quickly and I was shocked and terrified at the prospect of replacement. I'd never had any surgery or illness requiring a hospital stay before. ... (78 replies)
... I understand your fears, but you probably have more limitations now than you would after. Granted, there is a recovery period where you're restricted bending past 90 degrees...but that doesn't last forever. I have hippy friends who ride horses, golf, hike mountains, etc., etc. ... (13 replies)
... I am 44 years old and was told by 2 different orthopedic surgeons that I need a hip replacement. I am in pain most of the time, although I do have some good days. ... (0 replies)
... a lot of total hip replacement patients walk out of hospital after the op just with a stick. ... (4 replies)
... rence is, many of your leg muscles, tendons, and flexors were severed, where mine were only moved to get the implant in place. You're going to have a much longer recovery period because your muscles, etc, must repair themselves. ... (6 replies)
... I am just getting to the 6 month mark following THR and I can now see that the recovery period grows by leaps and bounds. I had a very pronounced limp that I was sure wouldn't go away, but little by little I am noticing a big difference. ... (16 replies)
... sion procedure and did a number of them but decided to stop. He said you just can't be as precise with placement this way, which can shorten the life of the new hip and and be very uncomfortable! ... (607 replies)
... Hello Shirley and everyone, Thanks for your help and suggestions about supplies to be laid in, particularly the tip about putting things up on shelves. I feel very lucky to have a period of months to get ready for this surgery - at least its not an emergency. The worst to me is not being able to get comfortable while sleeping. Having worked two jobs for the past 5 years, I am... (143 replies)
... Some of it could be pain simply from depending on the other leg during your recovery period. ... (4 replies)
... I think it would help to be told exactly what to expect during the recovery period, rather than "in six months you'll be glad you did it". ... (76 replies)
... I had my first replacement 13 years ago so my information may be a bit old. I am having a revision however on Wednesday and will be in the same boat again. ... (6 replies)
... I had asked about having my period during surgery...well I am very please to say I think that problem is resolved. ... (607 replies)

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