I Fractured My Wrist

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    Taking the Garbage Out, of All Things

    I slipped on some ice, sat on my driveway, said "I think I just broke my wrist" and walked to work, where they took me to the hospital.  I broke the joint and had to have surgery didn't make it home til the next day *Wed, Dec 19th* I get my hard cast off...
    mandarose524 mandarose524
    26-30, F
    Dec 27, 2007

    When I Was 12

    It was pretty much a bad day that December. First the tire blows, then im late for school and last I thought it couldnt get worst. I was playing with some kids that was horsing around in the snow. I was laying on the hill when they starting to push each. The kid landed on...
    speedy2010 speedy2010
    22-25, M
    3 Responses May 10, 2010

    It's when i was 3-5 i was playing with my

    cousin in the stairs and somehow i fall down on my hand
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Sep 18, 2015

    Rollerblading..

    It was a month before my 13th birthday and I was meant to be tidying my room.  Unfortunately I got bored, and thought it would be a good idea to put my rollerblades on and try and tidy my room like that. BAD IDEA.  I fell over and I couldn't move my hand. My dad...
    honeyloux honeyloux
    13-15, F
    Nov 27, 2010

    Ouch!

    All I can say about this is that hairline fractures suck.
    LylaRocks LylaRocks
    26-30, F
    1 Response Jan 29, 2012

    Horse Camp

    I fell off my pony at horse camp and my arm hit a fence where well you can figure out the rest right? WRONG!!!! It wasn't the fence it was the horse who had came running back ad stepped on it that broke it And it hurt like hell
    CassieBieber CassieBieber
    13-15, F
    Feb 17, 2011

    Bad, Bad Buses and Boyfriends!!

    I went to a special school for disability as a kid. I used to get around on a tricycle and it had crappy brakes. One afternoon, as we  were lining up to get put into the bus home, my boyfriend decided it was funny to ram the back of my bike with his. My left wrist slammed...
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman
    31-35, F
    9 Responses May 20, 2008

    Actually

    Someone else fractured it for me last night. ******.  So much pain right now.  I already have carpal tunnel, so I'm sure it will help loads with that.  I'm trying to decide if wrapping it would help or hinder the healing.  My wrist and forearm are one giant bruise.  Gross...
    permafrost21 permafrost21
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Aug 19, 2012

    Fractured Wrist In The Most Unlikely Place

    Hey, when I was still in year 9 I fractured my wrist, well, that would really be an understatement as I broke both bones in wrist. There was an event on at the local baptist church and there was a lovely bouncy castle and everything, since this was the second day of the event and...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 11, 2012

    When I Broke My Ulna

    Hi all! This is the story of when I fractured my ulna in my right wrist and sprained my left! I was in gymnastics, on the floor doing a backflip. I am not boasting but it's a well-known fact that I am very good at backflips. However this time, my right wrist slipped underneath...
    Fifers2 Fifers2
    22-25
    May 29, 2013

    I Broke My Ankle!! Ouch!!!!!

    Once I turned 8 on Jan 30th I was swinging on a risky swing and my bf said jump off and right before I jumped off the chain broke and I fell and twisted my ankle in a opesite direction and the ankle cap muscle ripped and the cap broke. I had to walk to mia's room and lay on her...
    fallenangel234 fallenangel234
    13-15, F
    1 Response Aug 16, 2012

    How It Happened

    Ha...it's a funny story, really. I was in third grade. My brother had tied a rope to the banister of our staircase, and we were "mountain climbing" up the stairs. Well, the rope came loose while I was climbing, and I fell backwards down the stairs and landed on my wrist...
    Quetzal Quetzal
    18-21, F
    1 Response Mar 15, 2008

    Anger-hurt-pain-shame

    Whatever begun in anger ends in shame. -Benjamin FranklinWhen people get angry they do things that they really regret. Well the same happened with me. Anger took over my mind like a virus. I got angry because of pity quarrel that took place between me and mom. And i got so angry...
    AJT5142 AJT5142
    18-21, M
    1 Response Aug 27, 2013

    Seventh Grade Phys Ed Class

    I was on a timed obstacle course. Part of the obstacle course was to traverse suspended ladder, also known as monkey bars. I swung 3 or 4 rungs at a time, but missed the last one. I was only several feet in the air, but put my hand down to ease my fall. My wrist absorbed the...
    accomplice accomplice
    46-50, M
    1 Response Jan 12, 2011
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