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  1. Thread: Pontoon Boating

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    Pontoon Boating

    Has anyone with paraplegia and a manual wheelchair have luck with pontoon boats without having to be lifted or any other major tricks? I want to rent one for the weekend but worry my husband wont be...
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    Oops wanted to add...manual chair. He doesn't...

    Oops wanted to add...manual chair. He doesn't need lifts or anything. Having been paralyzed 40+ years, he has bad osteoporosis and contractors in his hips and knees. He is really weary to do much...
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    Thanks! We actually went to Disney world when...

    Thanks! We actually went to Disney world when our older two were 15 and 17, knowing we were running out of years we could vacation with them. I came up with 3 options and they picked disney world. ...
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    We are now in Minnesota. We will be going to...

    We are now in Minnesota. We will be going to Hawaii in 2 years, most expenses paid, for my husband's work.
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    We are actually in Minnesota! New transplants. ...

    We are actually in Minnesota! New transplants. I will keep this in mind. There are a few accessible camp areas in our area (Rochester)
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    Accessible vacation ideas for a family

    My family consists of my husband (t-2 complete para). Me (no disability, but several health issues lately). Our two kids aged 9 and 10. I need to come up with some good vacation ideas, I'm running...
  7. Thread: rollercoaster

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    My husband is a t-2 para complete. We just got...

    My husband is a t-2 para complete. We just got back from Disney World. He rode the barnstormer (a kid roller coaster, but super fast). After that he opted not to ride on any thrill rides. Even...
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    Nope, not even a little bit. I mentioned it and...

    Nope, not even a little bit. I mentioned it and he...he is a proud man. He was paralyzed at a time where they called the priest for last rights. People didn't surivive his injury. He was in rehab...
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    He uses a much older chair, and there is tons of...

    He uses a much older chair, and there is tons of grease on the axles.

    No dirty environment. Even in his new snowy environment,meh won't have to touch it.

    I mention the electric option if he...
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    Getting in and out of the car

    My husband has been paralyzed (t4 complete) since he was a kid. 40+ years. When he was 15 he was taught to do the in/out from the passengers side of a 2 door car. Anyone who does it knows it's a...
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    He is changing jobs and we are moving out of...

    He is changing jobs and we are moving out of state in 6 weeks so I have to wait for the info from our new insurance. we can afford what is left over, but of course want to get them to pay as much as...
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    So last night I read him a bunch of these post,...

    So last night I read him a bunch of these post, and I got a little worked up. He said if I do the research and go with him when it's time, he will try a new chair. There is hope!

    And yes, he is...
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    You guys are so funny. I'm glad people can see my...

    You guys are so funny. I'm glad people can see my point. He is changing jobs and we are moving in 6 weeks. I might just have to make a loaner appear. I think he should have to use it for two weeks....
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    Thanks so much all. I'm going to do lots of...

    Thanks so much all. I'm going to do lots of research
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    Oh instead of a foot bar it's the folding foot...

    Oh instead of a foot bar it's the folding foot rests like on hospital wheelchairs. He has long bone osteoporosis because he was injured so young. Once while folding laundry it just flipped and spun...
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    I'll respond more tomorrow when I am less tired,...

    I'll respond more tomorrow when I am less tired, but you gave me a great big chuckle. Ornery and set in his ways. Yep
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    Old timey w/c - losing my patience.

    My husband (of 15 years) was paralyzed 40 years ago as a young child. We have two elementary school aged kids and two in college.

    Please tell me to back off totally if I should...

    He still...
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    thanks! Do either of you have pros/cons about ...

    thanks! Do either of you have pros/cons about your elevators?
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    now that is a much better price!

    now that is a much better price!
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    Everything you know about home elevators?

    We are going to be buying a multi-story home (either 2 stories with a walk out basement or one story with a walk out basement) and are going to need something for an elevator. At first I wanted the...
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  22. Voice recognition software for professional/frequent use?

    Is there a high end voice recognition soft wear that could be used for complex/scientific words, like writing research papers or medical reports?

    Thanks!
  23. Thread: Camping

    by Moody
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    At 50 the ground is a whole lot lower then it...

    At 50 the ground is a whole lot lower then it used to be for him. But I can help him up.

    Sadly, he is still in a old style chair...we are looking at a light ridged frame chair. Then we can do...
  24. Thread: Camping

    by Moody
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    Camping

    Well our son is in Cub Scouts and we will be doing our first family camp out ever...first one my husband has done since being paralyzed 40 years ago (his first and last was pre-injury in cub scouts...
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    Its not really a healthy thing to do, ask people...

    Its not really a healthy thing to do, ask people to get you things you can get yourself. Its a common trait in a Narcissistic family structure. So...while I was absolutely constantly getting my...
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