Maybe swimming? My wife was in physical therapy for several months, and they had her doing swimming with a long foam noodle. She would sit on the noodle and move her legs around. The noodle supported her weight in the water.
Walking without crutchesby
An eating disorder has often been described as a metaphorical "crutch." For me, anorexia helped... much anything.
Some psychologists posit that you are using a "crutch" because you are "hurt" somehow. Although I won't deny that co...
Crutches and Sore Handsby
“Crutch Hand” as a condition should have its own place in the medical dictionary. The term... of an iatrogenic condition is ‘Crutch Hand’?
It really is quite astonishing that the standard crutch...
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As you know, I’ve been on crutches for 5 weeks, and am likely to remain on crutches for another three. I am now sporting a giant...
On buying new crutches…by
It’s not just clothes sizing that’s gone to hell, it’s the same with crutches.
I’ve been using crutches for a decade or two, and always the type with ergonomic grips, and it’s the grips that tend...
The End of Uncomfortable Crutchesby
of finding themselves on crutches i.e. “crutch hand”. There is a solution and the internet can help to unite... due to a muscle wastage condition we both have. Uncomfortable crutches are a real pain and can so limit your life...
Standing up in life and being counted without crutches – is it possible? I gave up my career crutch over 12 years ago and whilst I am still limping slightly I have discovered the most wonderful rich...