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Hi, my name is tez67!

tez67
tez67 Community member Posts: 1 Listener
hi all iv had both my knees replaced 5 years ago at the age of 50


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  • chiarieds
    chiarieds Community member Posts: 15,879 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @tez67 - & welcome to the community. That was young to have needed knee replacements, but hope things have improved for you since your surgery :) Please have a look around & join in with any discussions of interest.
  • Jimm_Scope
    Jimm_Scope Posts: 2,339 Scope online community team
    Hey @tez67, welcome to the community. I hope you're doing okay after your knee replacements, it takes a while to recover from them from what I remember.

    I say from "what I remember" because my Dad had one of his knees replaced in his 20s. I was still very young of course but I remember him using a walking stick for quite a while. He's always had bad knees, the other one has managed now to his 50s and the doctors are trying a lot to help keep the cartilage that is left stay. Likely he will need it replaced soon, but it is amazing how far we've come in 30 years.
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