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My Husband's Broken Leg

Friday, August 30, 2013

My husband's leg was broken in 9 places last week in a martial arts clinic, when doing judo with a stranger and directed by a guest teacher.

2 plates. 22 screws. No weight bearing for 8 weeks. Average healing time, 16 weeks.

It's good that I'm in charge of my own time. Right now I'm doing home health care.

Upset doesn't cover it.

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DANAEBOYCE1 10/12/2013 6:06PM

    That really sucks. I broke mine and couldnt walk for 3 months. It was really hard. I wish you guys luck!

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OPTIMIST1948 8/31/2013 8:37AM

    I think angry would be in there a little bit too.

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KARENCRANER 8/30/2013 8:13PM

    Oh, my! Sparksister, please remember to take care of yourself, as well as your husband during this challenging time. Sending real prayers and virtual hugs your way!

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RASPBERRY56 8/30/2013 4:25AM

    Yikes!

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Spouse and daughter were into Tae Kwon Do for a few years - myself......not so much - really wasn't my cup of tea (or, more specifically, my *body's* cup of tea ;) )........those martial arts are nothing to mess around with - that's serious stuff, there!

Here's to a quick and full recovery for your hubby - and a special wish for *you* as well, for your strength and well-being........as NYARAMULA said so well, caregiving is very, very challenging.......make sure you take care of *yourself* as well!

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NYARAMULA 8/30/2013 2:48AM

    Ouch! Wish him a quick recovery and all the best to you - being a caregiver is a very difficult job!

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FITANDFIFTY2 8/30/2013 2:13AM

    I hope he heals well and isn't in a lot of pain. Bless you in your caring for him! So sorry for him!! emoticon

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ONLYTEMPORARY 8/30/2013 12:59AM

    I am so sorry!

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TRYJESUS2DAY 8/30/2013 12:51AM

    Ouch! Please take special care of hubby as I know you will, and I will say a special prayer for the both of you. Keep Sparking!

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ALICIA214 8/30/2013 12:49AM

 


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