Category Archives: Stories of Others

Renée's DDH Story

11198740_10153116811269300_836065300_n During pregnancy Levi was a stubborn little thing, and despite my best efforts he found a comfortable spot and stayed there. Unfortunately his comfy spot was in the 'frank breech' position, which means he was bottom down with his legs extended up around his...
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 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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