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    12-08-2019, 08:29 PM
    I never push a shopping cart. Instead, I shop with a basket on my lap. I sometimes bring 2 baskets and in that case request that someone carry the...
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    12-08-2019, 08:21 PM
    I think the disability signs in the photo were photo-shopped. THAT's how much of a voting bloc we are. I'll read the article later, but I doubt...
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    12-03-2019, 04:14 AM
    Same at Trader Joe's. The employees there will help carry things to my car, which I need when I have more than one basketful of things, and there's...
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    11-30-2019, 11:05 AM
    tinng321 replied to a thread Trigger finger in Care
    Thank you!
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    11-27-2019, 08:35 AM
    tinng321 replied to a thread Trigger finger in Care
    I didn’t know they have devices for digital stimulation. Do you have a link to one?
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    11-26-2019, 09:26 PM
    tinng321 started a thread Trigger finger in Care
    I?ve had the trigger finger symptoms for over 6 yrs now. The clicking in my right middle finger but no pain until recently. It started a month ago....
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    11-16-2019, 02:11 PM
    stephen212 replied to a thread Colostomy? Recovery time? in Care
    Emmett, My injury level is lower than yours -- T4 complete -- I'm able to use the Peristeen independently. The Peristeen's "magic" is coupled with...
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    11-15-2019, 04:18 AM
    stephen212 replied to a thread Colostomy? Recovery time? in Care
    I didn't say I've been using it the longest, just the most. As Bill Maher says, "I can't prove it, I just know that it's true."
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    11-14-2019, 02:47 PM
    stephen212 replied to a thread Colostomy? Recovery time? in Care
    I'll take that bet. I've been using the Peristeen since 2011 having first purchased it from a supplier in Australia, which is pre-FDA approval. And I...
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    11-14-2019, 01:24 AM
    stephen212 replied to a thread Colostomy? Recovery time? in Care
    Some insurance covers it. Mine doesn't but I find them on eBay for not too much. The manufacturer, Coloplast, won't allow distributors to sell them...
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    11-13-2019, 01:19 AM
    stephen212 replied to a thread Colostomy? Recovery time? in Care
    The Peristeen is essentially an enema. Its utility is that the rectal catheter has an inflatable cuff that allows you to retain the water as you fill...
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    11-11-2019, 01:12 PM
    stephen212 replied to a thread Colostomy? Recovery time? in Care
    Not to talk you out of/into anything, and recognizing that our injuries even when similar on paper all behave differently, I have been using the...
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