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    Use of baclofen pump

    I am C3/C4/C5 (asymmetrical) complete. Injured August 6, 2005. Spent my first year plus with my forearms/wrists strapped to my armrests while using a sip and puff chair. Finally graduated to a...
  2. Thread: Amazing Brains

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    I have wondered about this since I heard many...

    I have wondered about this since I heard many times as a child that we only use of very small percentage of our brains (I will take the position that they were not just talking about me). Do you...
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    Ala, with loving respect I can tell you are...

    Ala, with loving respect I can tell you are getting mentally tired in giving this last response. Part of Him is our physical reality? Are we back to the gray haired Man working furiously to keep up...
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    I cannot press any buttons on the headset! Is...

    I cannot press any buttons on the headset! Is there anything wireless that could be configured so that I can become free of this wire that attaches me to my computer? I can press buttons in my lap...
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    NaturallySpeaking Legal and Bluetooth

    My best friend came to visit me in the nursing home and showed me an extremely lightweight electronic gizmo - Bluetooth - that you wear on your ear. He said he plugged an antenna into his USB port...
  6. Thread: Start up

    by Acarson
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    Start up

    I use windows XP professional. When I turn my computer on I do not know how to control the programs that activate. On top of that I managed to make some areas of my computer inaccessible while I...
  7. The banquet where science dines with religion

    I found this incredible article while poking around on my computer-

    Why Would a Catholic Priest Blog About Science?

    In the current debate between science and religion, Plato’s Symposium has a...
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    Take this advice! I have spent the past year...

    Take this advice! I have spent the past year banging my head because my voice recognition required so many corrections. Yesterday I plugged in a USB headset with sound muffling or whatever and my...
  9. I can't begin to tell you - Ala and Dr. Young -...

    I can't begin to tell you - Ala and Dr. Young - how incredible it is to hear two masters of the language speak to each other in such respectful tones. It is like water on dry ground. Please keep...
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    I have windows XP. I use NaturallySpeaking 8.0...

    I have windows XP. I use NaturallySpeaking 8.0 professional. I am thinking about getting 10.0 standard or preferred. I've read that 8.0 has a 70% accuracy rate, and 10.0 has a 95% accuracy rate. ...
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    Come on guys - those things will get you. And...

    Come on guys - those things will get you. And the doctor will tell your family and friends that the cause was 100% preventable. I have not met you personally, but your contributions to this forum...
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    I have lost three close cigarette smoking friends...

    I have lost three close cigarette smoking friends to cancer in the past four years. I told them many times over the past 20 or 30 years to QUIT SMOKING. It is too late for them but there are others...
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    Some incredible numbers-are they true?

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  14. I lost 60 pounds after my injury-20 years of...

    I lost 60 pounds after my injury-20 years of weightlifting down the crapper. Don't muscles have a memory? If I could get anything below my chest moving again I would work them to exhaustion, take a...
  15. I am assuming-read assuming-that the statistical...

    I am assuming-read assuming-that the statistical model was a regression analysis. As such, someone had to isolate the variables that would correlate to what you are trying to predict. For a Supreme...
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    Lynnifer- I was suicidal for over a year after I...

    Lynnifer- I was suicidal for over a year after I got out of the hospital. I even posted my thoughts on this forum. One day I woke up and decided I wanted to live. I am here in a nursing home with...
  17. Thread: History Chanel

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    I keep my TV turned onto the history channel...

    I keep my TV turned onto the history channel starting at 6:00 a.m. when I wake up. History in the classroom starts my day. You have hit on the reason that engineering, science, medicine, law and...
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    My paralysis is turning me from a workaholic -...

    My paralysis is turning me from a workaholic - which I have been all my life - to a man full of curiosity, wonder and awe. I might be able to go back to the university and teach but all I want to do...
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    I believe all the science...

    ... so where does my faith come from? I am thrilled to watch science discover more and more about our universe, from the galaxies to the atoms. There is no question that evolution is a fact and the...
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    The Guy who cleans the floors here in this...

    The Guy who cleans the floors here in this nursing home saw a picture of me taken just before my accident and says “well, you ain't that Guy any more-you that Guy sitting in that chair paralyzed from...
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    I have more than I ever dreamed of going on in...

    I have more than I ever dreamed of going on in this skilled nursing facility, nevertheless, I am an absolute addict for your science and technology posts...
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    I have a writer friend who constantly sends me...

    I have a writer friend who constantly sends me unfinished stories to read. I read this whole thread... What the heck happened!?!!
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    I am male, two years post, and I just started...

    I am male, two years post, and I just started “reflexing”, which is to say, urinating between IC's. After listening to the options, the urologist placed a suprapubic catheter in and it works-I give...
  24. I thought I was educated, but I have missed any...

    I thought I was educated, but I have missed any argument that God or the intelligent designer played around with genetics to deceive anyone. Religious beliefs have been proved wrong time and time...
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    I am using Dragonspeak voice recognition...

    I am using Dragonspeak voice recognition software. And I have heard the horror stories of rest homes. One of my best friends is a fellow lawyer who specializes in suing them. This is skilled care,...
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