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  1. Gretel liked Mojo333's post in the thread Llifting into bed with anterior hip flexion.

    You will need to stay hydrated and you will need to keep things moving...they are journeys at first..then short trips! Will be looking...

    Aug 18, 2018 at 12:46 AM
  2. Gretel liked Mojo333's post in the thread [BILATERAL THRs] Gretel post op<.

    Yes, and we are amazing too! We did it.:chuckmarch:

    Aug 16, 2018 at 9:39 PM
  3. Gretel replied to the thread [BILATERAL THRs] Gretel post op<.

    Thanks @Mojo333 you were such a huge help to me! I don’t come on the forum very often. I feel so grateful that I had the surgery and...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 7:37 PM
  4. Gretel rated Mojo333's post Friendly in the thread [BILATERAL THRs] Gretel post op<.

    Hi my Bilateral Buddy. Good to see you pop about on the forum bringing some comfort to others do they can see we indeed survive those...

    Aug 16, 2018 at 7:33 PM
  5. Gretel rated Mojo333's post Funny in the thread Llifting into bed with anterior hip flexion.

    :rotfl: She did lie! Yes, that pesky bathroom trip...but helps get short walks in... Keep that blood pumping!

    Aug 15, 2018 at 10:53 PM
  6. Gretel replied to the thread Llifting into bed with anterior hip flexion.

    I didn’t need to use an aide. No I tell a lie. I think I used a strap once very early on. It was just a slow process getting out of bed...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 3:36 PM
  7. Gretel liked Danceteach's post in the thread [THR] Raised toilet seat question.

    Thanks everyone! I spoke to the hospital physio and she said as long as he’s comfortable it’s fine to not use the riser. So that’s a big...

    Aug 15, 2018 at 3:31 PM
  8. Gretel replied to the thread [BILATERAL THRs] Made it!!.

    Yay welcome to the better side! My blood pressure was very low and I felt yuck too. It will pass. :angel:

    Aug 14, 2018 at 3:23 AM
  9. Gretel liked stellaluna's post in the thread [BILATERAL THRs] Made it!!.

    well I am a double hippy! Day two here; I think I was in surgery for three hours ; general anesthesia. That caused some nausea and...

    Aug 14, 2018 at 3:22 AM
  10. Gretel replied to the thread Llifting into bed with anterior hip flexion.

    The hardest bit for me was getting in and out of bed at first but it didn’t take long to get the hang of it and after the first days it...

    Aug 13, 2018
  11. Gretel liked djklaugh's post in the thread Llifting into bed with anterior hip flexion.

    @Alitm What I did following my BTHR was left both legs together.... sit on the side of the bed, lean back and grab hold of something...

    Aug 13, 2018
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