Tag: fracture

Elbow Rehab – and some thoughts on pain

[caption id="attachment_1874" align="aligncenter" width="504"] The chip can be seen on the right side, the slightly darker area on the small bone on the right (the radius) is the broken area, with the chip and a crack.[/caption] It’s been 4 weeks since the fall that ended in a radial head fracture. It’s frustrating having limitations to movement, when you are used to moving. One of the most frustrating things is having to put my hanging practice on hold. Maybe it’s just my imagination b

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I Broke My Arm

Some images may be unpleasant, there is no blood or actual broken skin, but there is bruising. THE INJURY On Jan. 16 I fell on some hidden snow covered ice and landed hard on my arm. As I lay there in the snow, unable to move, I had this realization that things had changed. I finally managed to scramble to my feet and edge my way to a fence and along the fence. I was on my way to pick up an order from my farm CSA, which is about 2.5km from home. My arm hurt, a lot, but I kept going, met th

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