I sit, staring across the desk at my doctor. We’ve already finished discussing all my other concerns for the day and I can’t delay any longer.
I take a deep breath. “I’ve been talking to my physio about using elbow crutches…” I start nervously. “I’ve been using a cane on and off for some time now… because I used one for a while when I was younger and it really helped!” I quickly add, eager to provide justification as to why I would take it upon myself to do something to improve my own life. “The thing is, well, the cane hurts my wrists a lot and my physio agreed an elbow crutch would be better for me.
I wouldn’t use it all the time, just when the loss of power in my legs or vertigo is at its worst.” My doctor smiles at me. “I think that’s aRead more on themighty.com