New Moves (Like Jagger?)

Now that I've been cleared to ditch the crutches and the boot (for the most part), physical therapy has gotten serious pretty quickly. I do everything standing now (except for the 7 minutes of ultrasound and 10-15 minutes of icing). It's surprising how difficult things are on my broken leg since my ankle and fibula … Continue reading New Moves (Like Jagger?)

Adventures in Physical Therapy

Yesterday was my first adventure in physical therapy. As soon as I got my cast off on Wednesday, my orthopedist gave me a prescription for a month of physical therapy with visits 3 times a week. I liked the idea of physical therapy because it sort of felt like I was putting "healing in my … Continue reading Adventures in Physical Therapy

A Skinny, Tofu Leg

Hoorah! It finally happened. I got my cast off yesterday. Sean came with me, because sometimes it's nice to have someone else there. It was extra beneficial this time because I had SO MUCH to carry out of the ortho with me. They called me in, sawed off the cast, took some X-rays, and sent … Continue reading A Skinny, Tofu Leg