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    Sorry to say but your PA is clueless. When you...

    Sorry to say but your PA is clueless. When you get to see on the screen the red/orange areas (not good) with your current cushion vs. what it shows with a different cushion, you realize what you've...
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    Just out of curiosity, are you able to use a leg...

    Just out of curiosity, are you able to use a leg bag? Makes things a bit easier.

    If not, the closed system intermittent catheters are the best solution. Already lubed, has a bag to catch the...
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    I think there might be a couple of different...

    I think there might be a couple of different issues being discussed:

    1) RETRACTION/TURTLEHEAD
    From everything I have read and experienced personally, this tends to be a temporary condition each...
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    So, this Vetericyn VF (which appears to be the...

    So, this Vetericyn VF (which appears to be the pet version) is still safe and effective for human use?
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    I just got a bottle of Vetericyn VF. Still...

    I just got a bottle of Vetericyn VF. Still skeptical about its use for pressure sore healing. It has pictures of a dog, cat, rabbit and parrot on the label. Is this the same stuff that everyone...
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    Miracle Socks for swollen feet

    Has anyone tried these:
    http://www.getmiraclesocks.com
  7. A very major setback for ESC therapy. Let's hope...

    A very major setback for ESC therapy. Let's hope other companies currently engaged in stem cell therapy don't get spooked. This really sucks.
  8. Thanks everyone. Some great ideas out there. A...

    Thanks everyone. Some great ideas out there. A bunch of them are not practical since I drive and with those costumes, it would be impossible to get into my car, much less drive. Also, cathing...
  9. Badly want to win my company's Halloween Costume contest

    So, I'm a C-6 complete with above average arm/shoulder strength.

    For five years now, I've been watching my co-workers snag the $500 best costume prize at my company on Halloween. I have avoided...
  10. Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose has...

    Santa Clara Valley Medical Center in San Jose has a great TBI unit though it's really not identifiable as a pediatric unit. Not sure if there is such a thing out there.
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    Sam, If you're a quad (assuming complete since...

    Sam,
    If you're a quad (assuming complete since you're saying that you have limited right hand movement), unless you can experience abdominal muscle contractions, it's darn near impossible to avoid...
  12. Does private insurance pay for standing frame?

    After 20+ years, my standing frame is ready to be retired. I have HMO coverage through Blue Cross Anthem.

    Does anyone know if private HMO insurers pay for standing frames? Do they put a $$$...
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    First update on Geron's stem cell trials

    Attended a symposium earlier this week that featured a panel that included Edward Wirth, Medical Director of Regenerative Medicine at Geron. He said that the first update on the results of the...
  14. I know they're starting with nearly fresh...

    I know they're starting with nearly fresh injuries. I'm just saying if they can hurry it up a bit.
  15. More geron trial sites - 1st one west of the mississippi

    I attended a reception last night during which this was revealed. If they can now just hurry the hell up and get them to the chronic patients.:amen:
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  16. Thread: Nail clipping

    by felieh
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    Nail clipping

    What are quads with limited hand use doing to trim their fingernails and toenails? Is there a special nail clipper for us folks?

    I've been getting mine done by my attendant or the hair salon I go...
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    I get mine from here ... $2.75/tube...

    I get mine from here ... $2.75/tube
    http://www.exmed.net/product.asp?dept_id=69&pf_id=FOU0205xx
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    Thanks, KLD and everyone.

    Thanks, KLD and everyone.
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    Pros & Cons of Ditropan

    I am a C-6 complete. About three weeks ago, my urologist suggested that I start taking Ditropan ER 10 mg. daily. My bladder's capacity is about 300 ml. before voiding and he thought that it's best...
  20. Thread: Bard Ic kit

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    I use this kind that has a stiffer catheter and...

    I use this kind that has a stiffer catheter and have never had a problem passing it through:
    http://www.hollister.com/us/continence/products/intermittent_apogeeclosed.html
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    Thank you all. Yahoo Messenger seems to be the...

    Thank you all. Yahoo Messenger seems to be the best option.
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    Sending text messages from computer

    Does anyone know the best way to do this from my computer either via a web site or through e-mail?

    Two things:

    1) Whatever site that offers this doesn't turn around and spam the cell phone...
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    Def. find another doc. Had it done two years ago...

    Def. find another doc. Had it done two years ago without any problems. Seeing extremely well, both near and far. Was done in 10 minutes.
  24. I wouldn't invest a lot of time and energy into...

    I wouldn't invest a lot of time and energy into your search if I were you. For starters, rest assured that if anyone on this site found any procedure/surgery that showed "significant"...
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    I have had the same challenge for nearly 21...

    I have had the same challenge for nearly 21 years. The only thing that I can do, but don't, is to wear those elastic socks. Otherwise, I am also in the chair for 16+ hours a day. At night time, I...
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