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    Yesterday, 11:25 AM
    Get Braun involved. I sent a van for conversion to Braun. It came back with a 13" drop floor rather than the 10" I was expecting. Even the billing...
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    09-15-2019, 07:52 PM
    Not sure how rods are now a days. Back in the early '80's we had a syne that those with rods either bent them, broke them or they eventually wore...
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    09-13-2019, 12:05 PM
    Contact John at Bike-on and see what he can do. If you do go for a ZX1, get lithium. Mine with SLA batteries gets around 2 or 3 miles at most on a...
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    09-13-2019, 11:51 AM
    Coongrats OT. Lot's of changes for SCI since '1970, esp. quads at your level. Prayers for your continued health.
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    09-12-2019, 12:05 AM
    There's also the Spinergy ZX1 and the Freewheel for the front. Like you, my shoulders are shot and of course they pushed for me to use a powerchair....
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    09-10-2019, 07:51 PM
    Still here Todd and really glad you're back adding that wonderful insight you have.
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    09-10-2019, 11:16 AM
    Patrick Madsen replied to a thread VMI Owners in Equipment
    https://www.pacificaforums.com/threads/start-stop-unavailable-2017-pacifica.40705/ Talks about the ESS. No problems since the extra juice needed to...
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    09-09-2019, 06:43 PM
    Patrick Madsen replied to a thread Colonoscopy in Life
    I had one done last year. There's a new prep out that is only 16 or so ounces. Very easy to drink with no horrible aftertaste. It normally cost...
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    09-09-2019, 03:23 PM
    Patrick Madsen replied to a thread VMI Owners in Equipment
    Micah seems to be working okay so far. Last time the light was on I had a flat in the meantime. I used the tire service kit provided which entailed...
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    09-09-2019, 12:01 PM
    After my flap surgery, I had the same issues with complete closure. Finally he did a second flap; never closed up completely. A short time after...
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  • Patrick Madsen's Avatar
    09-06-2019, 10:50 AM
    They don't buy my vehicles either; just the conversion part of it. Which helps a lot.
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    09-05-2019, 01:42 AM
    I'm Workers Comp. in Washington for 46 years. They offered me the same talk of settlement. That entailed them not being responsible for bills and...
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    09-04-2019, 03:45 AM
    Patrick Madsen replied to a thread VMI Owners in Equipment
    I hear you Art. They must have a fix for the sealant or they wouldn't be taking away the spare tire. May be why it costs so much at Chrysler. 104...
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    09-04-2019, 03:39 AM
    Patrick Madsen replied to a thread VMI Owners in Equipment
    At times the light still came on. Uually when put in Reverse or drive. So far so good with it.
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    09-03-2019, 03:09 PM
    Patrick Madsen replied to a thread VMI Owners in Equipment
    I'm not about to unplug anything other than the transfer base fuse to stop the chime if not pulled all the way to the front. I think the problem...
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    09-03-2019, 02:10 AM
    Patrick Madsen replied to a thread VMI Owners in Equipment
    ESS means Electronic start/stop function Art. The motor shuts down at a stop and starts up again when the brake is let up. Supposed to be a gas...
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    09-03-2019, 12:27 AM
    Patrick Madsen replied to a thread VMI Owners in Equipment
    Not sure if it's actually the ESS that's wrong or if it's something with the battery. Been to the Pacifica Forum where it's talked about. Seems a...
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    09-02-2019, 07:51 PM
    Patrick Madsen replied to a thread VMI Owners in Equipment
    VMI and Braun were both recently bought out. Seeing how they are changing so many things around , I'm not sure I trust the quality of either. VMI...
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    09-02-2019, 02:58 PM
    Patrick Madsen replied to a thread VMI Owners in Equipment
    Never. Last time I saw the compartment with the floor up, it was dry and no signs of water ever being there. But mine was a 2000 VMI
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Thanks.
What are you using the flax seed in?

Since i have been using the flax seeds in a smoothy every morning my poop has been thick, consistant, and super easy to manage my colostomy with changing the bag (poop moves nice and slow). It has not been runny or messy at all.

I bought one of the Nutrabullit machines. (Bed Bath and Beyond) and with that machine I do not have to grind the flax seeds first.

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