We dared to dream. Joshua Sargent. Hurts heel to wiggle toes. I fell on my wrist and hand, and it still hurts. I just wanted to update this for all the nice people who replied. We tried to grasp what the other cast members must be feeling as we were working in such separate manners. I was more upset about the possible loss in recovery (10 days post-op) and need to go back into surgery than pain, but am worried as well and came here to ask and saw your post. She new I needed BIG, I was feeding 6 people at the time, two of … Get to a Dr. and let he or she decide what course you need to follow. yes all you have to do is go back to the doctor and they will take the cast off to take x-rays to see whats wrong with it, then if they see something they will fix it and put a cast on it again. Help: Fell down with my cast after broken fibula and freaking out? they might have to "rebreak" and set the bones back properly. ... It’s called a cast fetish. Naya and I fell into stride with such ease, she was my first friend and ally on our show. Well, last night was the first night I had the cast on, as the boot was rubbing on my incisions in an awkward way. Everest) after surgery when I lost my balance and of course, stepped back onto my bandaged up foot! You are currently viewing our podiatry forum as a guest which gives you limited access to view all podiatry discussions and access our other features. It is normally advisable that you sleep on your back with your foot elevated above the level of your heart. i am in great pain now. The surgeon will apply an adhesive to ensure that the nose cast stays in place. At the top right, click More Cast. The simple answer to the question of how to sleep with a broken ankle in a cast is an easy one. (a spiral fracture) when i was in my cast, i fell and the tibula and fibula healed crooked. I totally get it, first few days on crutches were nightmare. Good luck! The cast iron skillet was always king in our house too. My job wouldn't let me work with just an air cast on my ankle-for 6 weeks. from The Wendy's Company employees. It's seal was broken and some dried on the bottle neck. Seeing as I have no clue when it actually happened as I have fallen many times with crutches or the knee scooter, I couldn't tell you what it felt like, only that every time I've fallen I've had to take pain pills after crying non-stop over both pain and being afraid of hurting something. ? Choose the Chromecast device where you want to watch the content. On Monday (six days ago) I had a modified kidner and an open strayer procedure performed on my right foot and leg. Crutches went flying (as did the cats who were sure I was in some way trying to kill them) and I hit my cast on the ground. It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. Would you replace it and not use it. If it does not come off easily, wait a day and try again. now it's years later, and it hurts. Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Felt a ton of pain but no ripping feeling; more like a tough pull from my calf to my Achilles. Good luck! Needless to say I was in a great deal of pain, and mostly concerned that I just ripped that part of my post tib tendon off of my anchor or messed up the gastroc. Sorry to hear about the pain and worry you are in. I tried my first high-end cast iron skillet and fell in love Someone cure me of my passion for awesome things. I am totally non weight bearing for 6 weeks (due to the tendon needing to heal from the kidner, not the strayer). The fall broke my left wrist. I cannot be put in a closed cast because of a skin condition, but have both a hard walking boot air cast (of the type usually used for post surgical immobilization of ankle fractures) and a bivalve cast (a fiberglass cast that was fitted to me and then cut in half so it could be removed/loosened). Splints are usually held in place by fabric fasteners, Velcro, or tape. I broke my shoulder, arm, hip, leg, knee and ankle all down one side. However I have quite bad balance and recently when using my crutches I've fallen on that ankle quite frequently. This post contains affiliate links.. About 10 years ago my mom gave me a beautiful 13.25″ pre-seasoned cast iron skillet.. I can't remember ever being this freaked out about something - even when my external stitch glue came apart from an appendectomy and I was oozing everywhere, I knew that was EXTERNAL and they could fix it! How do you think about the answers? 15 days ago I broke my fibula and the doctors were debating whether to operate or not. Yes, the Dr. can fix it. Try again. They placed a cast on my right leg and 10 days later reinforced it - the doctors were apparently debating whether … Week 2 of my return to work and I still avoid all stairs but can't avoid those at home. . I was in traction for 9 months. My laptop can't detect any chromecast at all when I'm using google chrome's build-in cast function. 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May 11, 2017 "The steps toward seeing a doctor with a broken wrist. I am from Danville originally. With a cast and splint, your pain should become less severe each day after getting it. Turning off windows defender and my anti-virus software doesn't make a difference. ... My wrist is presently in a cast, and four of my fingers have been numb and tingling since I broke the wrist."..." Hi, i fell down from my bike two days before. I went to see my doctor and he said it was fine, nothing wrong. Just wanted to chime in to say hang in there everyone! Can't wait until Friday, another visit to doctor and I can pester him in person :-) let's agree to take it slow on crutches! I have good news. Sorry for late reply, forgot my password and then got busy! This sucker is large and HEAVY, almost 10 pounds (without food in it). "At age 63, I fell on my butt and used my hands to help stop the fall. Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts. He basically said "that's why we cast them because your balance isn't that great after something like this surgery". I hurt my toe few days ago only my toe was swollen now my whole foot is swollen, what could it be? Hey, so as you probably know if you have read any of my other questions, I broke my ankle just over 5 weeks ago, am not weight -bearing, and am supposed to get my cast off in less than a week now, which I am admittedly quite excited about. Lin Le Shan, a rustic country girl who was bullied in her hometown, she went to the world-renowned No. When you see your doc in person on Wed, bring your questions, ask risk/likelihood damage, and what you can do to heal. Home Forums > Misc > Feeds From Other Forums > Foot Health Forum > Welcome to the Podiatry Arena forums. Movies. Just wanted to share that I stumbled when using crutches for the first time. © 2021 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. I’ve never felt so dirty in my … I didn't fall but I just couldn't believe that I'd already possibly damaged my foot again just an hour or two after surgery! I fell forward, put weight on bad foot and slid forward on it until my cheek hit the wall. During one of those falls i ripped my side ligament on the right side of my right ankle and ended up this last time in surgery for a Brostrom procedure. I'd never used them before and was attempting to climb the two short steps into my house (looked like Mt. I don't even have the excuse of rain, just being unstable on that first hop inside from small stair to platform where rest of main staircase is. Thanks for replying so fast you guys. (Even abandoning such a tasy dinner to reply!) Can’t believe my cast fell off. Two days later and had a second scooter fall with full weight down on my bad leg. Embarrassed by crutches... how to not be? Intense pain, got back to bed and it is just throbbing now.... Called on call doc who said to come in Monday!!!! more. A driver slammed on suddenly and I hit him? Still moving forward...so relieved! You're right, sitting here worrying that i did something to ruin it is like, the worst feeling ever. It is an amazingly scary thing to fall after ankle surgery. It hurt like all git out but, thankfully, I had the fear that I had done something wrong to take my mind off it. I’m in a half hard cast and the on call doctor pretty much told me 90% it’s fine but still a chance I messed it up. 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