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 Re: Broke my tibia and fibula
Annette T    7:45am Jul 23 2019

Hi Matt,

Other than the achy feeling I get sometimes in the lower part of my leg, I'm feeling ok. Not worse and not better, so I'm not sure what to think. I think only the xrays will tell me what has been happening all of these weeks.
I think the bone healing and growth are different for all of us just like our breaks. Hard to find an exact match and we are all so different. I am encouraged though to know that people do resume their normal activities eventually.

I am using crutches to walk and I have a knee scooter to help get me around my house and still have the use of my arms. And you are right - those crutches are a real workout! That's a great idea to ask the doctor about other exercises. He didn't mention anything but of course I didn't think to ask. I think I was in shock with the "see you in 6 weeks" comment. But I do have some light weights at home that I could lift while sitting on the couch. Ugh...just trying to be patient!

Did you take calcium and vitamin D with either of your breaks? My doctor told me Vitamin C also. So I've been doing that. I'll take anything if it could help promote bone growth!

Thanks for your support Matt!

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