1. You can now easily put an SW award in your signature/posts like a smilie. Just look for the SW award tab after you tap on the smilie face.
    Dismiss Notice

Broken toe question?

Discussion in 'Slimming World Off Topic' started by dudette2001uk, 18 June 2014 Social URL.

  1. dudette2001uk

    dudette2001uk I will be a Princess!

    Start Weight:
    18st2.5lb
    Current Weight:
    18st2.5lb
    Goal Weight:
    11st0lb
    Lost(%):
    0st0lb(0%)
    Diet:
    Slimming World
    Hi all,

    Well about 4.5 weeks ago I think I broke my toe (the one next to my little toe). I never bothered to go and get it checked out as they don't really do anything for a broken toe.

    My question is...how long should I expect to be experiencing swelling and pain with it? It's definitely less swollen than it was, but it still seems fatter than usual. Also, I'm still getting some pain in it despite only wearing flat shoes since it happened (no attempt at wearing my lovely high heels! :( ). Does anyone have any experience of broken toes and how long they take to heal properly? I'm having high heels withdrawal symptoms, lol!

    Sian xx
     
  2. Avatar

    MiniMins.com Matched Content

    Register a free account with MiniMins and join in the conversation!
  3. Happy Holidays

    Happy Holidays Gold Member

    Start Weight:
    9st11lb
    Current Weight:
    8st9lb
    Goal Weight:
    8st9lb
    Lost(%):
    1st2lb(11.68%)
    Badges:
    Maintainer
    Diet:
    Slimming World
    Awwwwwww bless, my sister broke her toe a couple of years ago & I know it took ages to heal, I'll speak to her & see if I can find out more info x
     
  4. When I broke my toe, it was taped to the next one which acted as a kind of splint.
     
  5. dudette2001uk

    dudette2001uk I will be a Princess!

    Start Weight:
    18st2.5lb
    Current Weight:
    18st2.5lb
    Goal Weight:
    11st0lb
    Lost(%):
    0st0lb(0%)
    Diet:
    Slimming World
    Ah ok. How long did it take to heal? Xx
     
  6. Happy Holidays

    Happy Holidays Gold Member

    Start Weight:
    9st11lb
    Current Weight:
    8st9lb
    Goal Weight:
    8st9lb
    Lost(%):
    1st2lb(11.68%)
    Badges:
    Maintainer
    Diet:
    Slimming World
    Ive just spoke to my sister, she said it took 6 wks of pain before it started to feel better, then another 2 wks to sort of get better, so about 8wks, hope that helps x
     
  7. dudette2001uk

    dudette2001uk I will be a Princess!

    Start Weight:
    18st2.5lb
    Current Weight:
    18st2.5lb
    Goal Weight:
    11st0lb
    Lost(%):
    0st0lb(0%)
    Diet:
    Slimming World
    Thanks hun. At least that reassures me a little! :) Thank you for going to the trouble of asking your sister xx
     
  8. MrsK81

    MrsK81 Full Member

    Start Weight:
    14st13.0lb
    Current Weight:
    13st6lb
    Goal Weight:
    10st7.0lb
    Lost(%):
    1st7lb(10.05%)
    Diet:
    Weight Watchers
    Hi! Bones normally take about 6 weeks or so to knit together. If you have a minor injuries unit use by, they will be able to strap it for you x hope the pain eases soon x
     
  9. Reander

    Reander Full Member

    Start Weight:
    18st13.5lb
    Current Weight:
    15st7lb
    Goal Weight:
    11st0lb
    Lost(%):
    3st6.5lb(18.27%)
    Diet:
    Slimming World Extra Easy
    I broke my little toe a few years back and it took about 6ish weeks before the bruising went and the swelling went down but it was still hurting until week 9 or so.
     
  10. It was a couple of months for me, but I had other damage to my foot as well. Problem is with toes that it is almost impossible to keep them still!
     

Share This Page

This site uses cookies and its third-party providers also uses cookies. By using this site you agree to this notice and understand why we have cookies.