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Torn ankle ligament

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GeorgianMumto5 Tue 11-Mar-14 14:37:20

I have torn a ligament in my ankle. The GP referred to it as, 'the big one,' and told me to rest. Much as I know I need to, I can't. Kids and dog need looking after and I have two part-time jobs.

I am elevating my foot where possible and wearing a support bandage during the day. I don't know what else to do and this is getting me down. I can't take anti-inflammatories and have underlying health issues, which mean healing is likely to take a long time.

Any advice? Thanks.

GeorgianMumto5 Wed 12-Mar-14 14:48:15

Anyone?

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