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  1. Sticky: Having learned to walk again with canes, I can...

    Having learned to walk again with canes, I can just say that it is a hard road I have taken and I am still on that road.
    Very few people understand what I am going through.
    But I am not...
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    Looks like you are in many ways similar to my...

    Looks like you are in many ways similar to my condition.
    I walk on canes too. I ride my 3 -wheel tadpole recumbent trike, occasionally.
    My sense of balance is very good as I have been good with...
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    4-wheel kick scooter for walkers

    I am a walking L1incomplete para since 16 years ago after a flying accident.
    Initially I was told that I would never walk again.
    Now I use canes as I have recovered gradually.

    I am not a person...
  4. Sticky: How about using ski poles or hiking poles for...

    How about using ski poles or hiking poles for propelling a wheelchair?
    When I had a wheelchair and elbow crutches, I had to carry both, so I used the crutches to propel the chair. Felt more natural...
  5. Thread: one mile time

    by Able Guy
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    I was pretty fast when I used a wheelchair. I had...

    I was pretty fast when I used a wheelchair. I had a chair and my elbow crutches with on the early days of my gimp life. So I found a way to use the crutches like ski poles and could make quite a good...
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    My walker/ scooter

    I am incomplete para and here is my scooter I have been using over 10 years.
    That allowed to get rid of the wheelchair.
    I am a bit in pain so I just post the website here and wait for your...
  7. Hammock, my answer for a good night sleep without pain

    A few years ago I bough my first hammock. Not just any bananahammock but a supershelter like this:
    http://www.hennessyhammock.com

    Now I have the latest model Deep Jungle Zip which is easier to...
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    I can only talk about my own experience which I...

    I can only talk about my own experience which I have a lot with pain.
    Pre accident I have had many painful experiences and rarely needed any painkillers.
    After my spinal .......This stage I got...
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    All above applies only to United States I...

    All above applies only to United States I believe.
    Since I am in New Zealand we have different alws etc.

    I am in a situation where I have been getting all sort of assesments by the benefit...
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    Good on ya mate!

    My injury was on 23th Jan 1997, Flying accident ( Paragliding )
    And here is my comeback http://www.odt.co.nz/news/queenstown-lakes/143095/crown-range-comeback-paralysed-pedalling
  11. Thread: Oil pulling

    by Able Guy
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    Oil pulling works wonders in my case. Last...

    Oil pulling works wonders in my case.

    Last winter, June July and August here in NZ, I had all sorts of health problems.
    To cut the long story short and avoiding to bore you all, I discovered...
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    As my nick name says I am able guy. I used to be...

    As my nick name says I am able guy. I used to be Cable Guy as I was working as electronics technician.
    I also hate parking on those spots and planning to give it up some stage. Here in New Zealand...
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    Sticky: Whole Body Vibrational Training

    Hi All,
    I am walking L1 paraplegic, I had my accident 1997 in New Zealand where I live. I was first told never to walk again, but I took my first steps 6 months after the accident. Since then until...
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    Walking better and better

    I had SCI some 8 years ago, a flying accident, trying to be a bird (paragliding). Incomplete L1 paraplegic. Initially doctors told me never to walk again. Little did they know about me and Finnish...
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