Any fractured foot recovery advice? ?

I fractured my foot 2 weeks ago and I really want to recover ASAP as it’s christmas soon and I have lots of events I don’t want to miss! I am aware it takes 6 weeks as standard but I’ve heard you can usually partake in normal activity before the 6 weeks. 

1. If you have fractured your foot how long until you were back to ‘normal’ walking without any extra exercise? 

2. Any tips on anything extra I can be doing at home? (Obviously resting and keeping it elevated as much as possible in the day and always is at night) 

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  • Do what the doctor said keep it evaluated and iced

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  • 1 month ago

    what bone? that is important. all bones take 6 weeks to heal (or more)--you cant speed that up. But some of the lesser weight bearing bones hurt less and less at about 3 weeks. How mobile you will be depends almost entirely on you, the break, and how bad the damage.

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  • Tavy
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    1 month ago

    6 weeks in a walking boot and crutches.

    There is no instant cure.

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  • 1 month ago

    Stay in bed. Eat food.

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