+ Reply to Thread
Page 12 of 12 FirstFirst ... 2101112
Results 111 to 112 of 112
  1. #111
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    8,318
    Thanks
    4,714
    Thanked
    7,935
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Blossom74 View Post
    Apparently it is quite common, but I am yet to meet another person who has been born with it!
    Most talipes we see are positional and usually self correct with some physio. It's pretty common. It's not as common to see talipes that require surgery.

  2. #112
    Join Date
    Feb 2015
    Posts
    5,818
    Thanks
    8,058
    Thanked
    5,017
    Reviews
    0
    Achievements:Topaz Star - 500 postsAmber Star - 2,000 postsAmethyst Star - 5,000 posts
    Quote Originally Posted by Blossom74 View Post
    I was born with talipes of the left ankle and had two surgeries - my first at 6 weeks old - to try and correct it.

    If it weren't for the Royal Children's Hospital I'd not have been able to walk properly.

    Apparently it is quite common, but I am yet to meet another person who has been born with it!
    Both DD and DSS have it. They both needed treatment but no surgery


 

Similar Threads

  1. Do you find it interesting (and annoying)
    By BigRedV in forum News & Current Affairs
    Replies: 14
    Last Post: 23-10-2015, 21:09
  2. Interesting article ☺️
    By HollyGolightly81 in forum Celebrate breastfeeding
    Replies: 28
    Last Post: 21-03-2015, 02:34

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

ADVERTISEMENT

ADVERTISEMENT

FEATURED SUPPORTER
Pea Pods Reusable NappiesPea Pods are the smart choice when it comes to choosing what's best for you, your baby and the environment. Affordable ...

ADVERTISEMENT