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  1. Maybe...suggest that the person with a disability...

    Maybe...suggest that the person with a disability (or/and their families) MAY know more than they/themselves (the doctors) do about the given disability. NEVER talk down to anyone because you think...
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    Are you a different person post SCI? I'm sorry...

    Are you a different person post SCI?
    I'm sorry things are so tough for you peterf. I can't say anything about your journey through life. I don't know what its like to be able-bodied and in a...
  3. Thread: Quickie P222

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    Do you mean from Medicare? Mine is 7 yrs old. ...

    Do you mean from Medicare? Mine is 7 yrs old. Anyone know?
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    Make sure it will do what you want. If it ever...

    Make sure it will do what you want. If it ever has to be used inside to restroom etc. Make sure its narrow enough for regular doors and the turning radius is small enough.
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    I was first told by my neurologist that I...

    I was first told by my neurologist that I possibly had TM. If I had new symptoms at a later date then we would be looking at RRMS (relapsing remitting MS) possibly. I've never heard of it happening...
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    Anyone have an answer. If a power chair is left...

    Anyone have an answer. If a power chair is left plugged in (for days) does it destroy the batteries?
  7. Thread: Hi everyone...

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    Hi! I had often thought of posting when I've...

    Hi! I had often thought of posting when I've come to cruise but most days I can't accomplish much before my hands get rigid and won't bend or unbend. I've missed you guys! Thanks Grommet,...
  8. Thread: Hi everyone...

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    Hi everyone...

    I haven't posted in awhile. MS seems to be kicking my butt lately...Grrr!
    Anyway, I'm losing muscle everywhere. Muscle relaxers, gabapentin etc. forever decreasing strength. Now the muscles in my...
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    Every 3 days on new batteries and I'm in it...

    Every 3 days on new batteries and I'm in it morning 'til night.
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    I'm so sorry for the emotional pain this new...

    I'm so sorry for the emotional pain this new knowledge has caused. Its probably a decision your folks made so as to not tear the family apart back then. Have they changed alot since your accident?...
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    Thanks for the help.

    Sorry, for not being clear about scissoring. I've been in a w/c for 6 yrs. My legs have been getting progressively more numb for a longtime. I could feel them but not move them. I was able to lay...
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    Help with scissoring info. please

    Hi, haven't been on much lately...dealing with something new. Scissoring and more solid numbness over entire body except my head amd twisting like a pretzel at night. Although, swallowing is off and...
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    Thanks everyone! When I called th Dr. office I...

    Thanks everyone! When I called th Dr. office I was told to quit the med and see if the pain went away..........it is going......the severe spasticity has not improved. I see the Dr. on the 18th to...
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    Osteoporosis update from past posters

    I have M.S. and have worsening paralysis and am in a power wheelchair because I am losing the ability to use my hands/arms. O.K, I was diagnosed with osteoporosis and have been taking Fosomax for 4...
  15. Thread: Handicap Parking

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    Not sure how to post the information the right...

    Not sure how to post the information the right way...thought it was pretty cool tho.

    This is from The Des Moines Register....



    Disabled parking abuses get Iowa lawmakers’ attention
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  16. Poll: Yes, I wondered what I did in a past life, or...

    Yes, I wondered what I did in a past life, or this one that would make this happen to me. MS...in the last few yrs, took most of who I was away. Not over night, or in a split second but again and...
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    Sticky: http://www.iowadnr.gov/fish/fishing/fishia2.html ...

    http://www.iowadnr.gov/fish/fishing/fishia2.html go here, then follow along to the handicap accessible places in each area of Iowa.
  18. Thread: When you dream...

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    It depends on your "school of thought." When I...

    It depends on your "school of thought." When I lived in California and studied "Humanistic Psychology" at Cal State, my professor of my "Dream Analysis" class, said my flying in dreams was my...
  19. Thread: pity invites

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    Unless they are paying for the trip or you are...

    Unless they are paying for the trip or you are independently wealthy I wouldn't go. I'd wait for 3 or 4 months then send a card saying "sorry I missed your wedding...I was out of the country and...
  20. Thread: When you dream...

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    When you dream...

    Do you dream in color? Do you have flying dreams? Did you have flying dreams before your SCI?

    I don't have flying dreams since my paralysis. But, I had them all the time in my previous...
  21. Could Taxol be used in repairing damage caused by...

    Could Taxol be used in repairing damage caused by MS lesions?
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    When I fell and broke my hip I was on a gurney...

    When I fell and broke my hip I was on a gurney outside surgery when I was told that the surgeon that was going to do my hip replacement wasn't going to be available so they would keep me comfortable...
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    Thanks Wise!

    My neuro was pressed for time and I know you know everything about all the research. I would love to participate in trials when it is done in the US! I'll be watching this. Thanks again, Wise!
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    I found this at the site listed below. Number...

    I found this at the site listed below.

    Number

    <LI id=jsArticleStep1 itxtvisited="1">The number of spaces that must be designated handicapped accessible depends on the total number of parking...
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    I agree. If they have more than the required...

    I agree. If they have more than the required number of handicap spaces in that parking area they would be able to use them for others. But, if that is not the case then I would think it illegal.
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