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Wearing a medical boot for broken foot bone.

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I am going to be wearing a medical boot for 6 weeks. I am experencing stress on my other knee and hip. Is there an insert or shoe that I could wear on the other foot to help relieve some of this stress.
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replied May 15th, 2009
Sounds like maybe the boot is too big or something. I was just in one for 10 weeks for a broken ankle, used crutches for 6 of those weeks and did not have that much stress on other knee or hip.
You should talk to the Dr. about it.
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replied April 29th, 2013
Just in case anyone is still asking this question, yes, there is a product which will help you--Evenup. It is an adjustable piece that you slip over your other shoe so that the height of the other shoe is the same as the medical boot. It cost about $30 but is well worth the expense.
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