Category Archives: Stories of Others

 Ashlee's DDH Story

FullSizeRender When my daughter Sophie was 6-weeks old her health nurse noticed the fat folds in her thighs were not even so she sent us for an ultrasound. At this point in time I didn't think much of it, and thought they were being a...
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PAO Surgery for hip dysplasia - Periacetabular Osteotomy (PAO)

The hip joint is made up of the ball and socket. If these don't fit together properly, wear and tear can cause the joint to deteriorate.  When hip dysplasia is affecting the socket, the PAO is the most common procedure for young adults. The following provide further...
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DDH Stories - Jacqui's Story

  We have just (today) finished our journey in a hip brace. We are thrilled that our daughter's hips are fixed and she no longer has to wear the brace. Your page was such good support, thank you. 12769580_10156486051030251_357871789_n   Here is Lucy's Story: Lucy nearly ticked all...
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"I had no idea what to expect…spica cast! What was that?"

This is the hip journey of my oldest daughter, Ashlea. I have two daughters, Ashlea and Ava, and they both have their own hip Journeys. Ava’s is a completely different and quicker journey. [caption id="attachment_2818" align="aligncenter" width="150"]Sisters Ashlea and... 			
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