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  1. At the hospital & I got an x-ray of the area. ...

    At the hospital & I got an x-ray of the area.

    My x-ray came back with no problems.

    So far they don't think it's:
    Osteo-mylitis
    Staph
    MRSA
    Or any bite.
  2. Thanks everybody! :) Tonight we saw another...

    Thanks everybody! :)

    Tonight we saw another tiny black spot forming, so I'm gonna see my friends back at the hospital I guess. I knew I got away too easily...! ;)

    The only think I can think of...
  3. Pressure Ulcer or Something Else? (With photo) Need Advice, Please.

    Hi everybody!

    I'd like some feedback on my current health issue.

    3 weeks ago my PCA noticed a red spot on my right leg (behind my calf). When she pressed on the flat area, it felt like a hard...
  4. I'm not on any sci meds-- only tramadol for pain....

    I'm not on any sci meds-- only tramadol for pain.
    I've never been pregnant and I wasn't on birth control either.
    Last month-- same thing happened to me & my boyfriend.
    I went to my doctor about...
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    Working on it :)

    Working on it :)
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    After an intestine surgery I became lactose...

    After an intestine surgery I became lactose intolerant for approximately 4 years. Now I can handle cheese because the milk sugar is a lot lower, but I steer clear of milk & ice cream.

    If you...
  7. Bone infections are the worst! :O The worst...

    Bone infections are the worst! :O

    The worst dressing I ever used was Duoderm. Oh my body haaaates that stuff...!

    Yeah-- I've noticed that it gets sticky-- as long as we spray. Wound cleanser...
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    I don't use a manual chair, I only use a power...

    I don't use a manual chair, I only use a power chair.
    I was in a cast for 4 weeks for each hand. So my total "downtime" was approximately 8 weeks. Around that. My left hand was out of a cast before...
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    Plus, I cut a slit in the back of the dress (near...

    Plus, I cut a slit in the back of the dress (near the butt) so we can just pull the dress on and tuck it around my hips. Easy on and off! ;)
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    I wear them all the time, always with super cute...

    I wear them all the time, always with super cute leggings or tights and ankle boots. It looks amazing. That's how I work it.
  11. I got the Mitro surgery in 2007 and only have had...

    I got the Mitro surgery in 2007 and only have had the normal mucus issue. I love it. I'm C5/C6. I feel great about cathing every 3 hours, which I can do myself because of my tendon transfers on both...
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    I got tendon transfer on both hands in 2008 and...

    I got tendon transfer on both hands in 2008 and it changed my life. I have absolutely ZERO regrets. I am a C5/C6 and my right hand would not develop tenodidis at all. The surgery straightened both...
  13. Pressure ulcer healing success with Medhoney

    Hi everybody!
    I have been dealing with an ulcer near my butt (where my thigh meets my butt actually-- not boney area thank god...!) since July. Then I got an ulcer on my knee in September. I've had...
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    Thanks for that info. I will do that.

    Thanks for that info. I will do that.
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    Osteomyelitis Question

    I am finishing my 6 week IV treatment for osteomyelitis this Sunday 6/12. My toe was the affected part, and it appears to have healed. The wound has closed, it isn't red, and it was seen by my...
  16. Thread: Bowel issues

    by Meagalon
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    I was having a lot of bowel problems, but once I...

    I was having a lot of bowel problems, but once I eliminated bad trigger foods in May [dairy and meat] I've had no accidents. This helped me. Especially keeps my weight in check too.

    I take a 2...
  17. Thread: beautiful

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    I always change my hair [i really really like...

    I always change my hair [i really really like wigs, its so fun]
    I always do my makeup- I LOVE Panacea's tips- http://www.youtube.com/user/panacea81
    I love jeans that are tight in the thigh and...
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    Essure- Permanent Birth Control option

    I just heard about this-

    Looks like something I'll be doing one day. Sounds promising.
    :)
    http://www.essure.com/
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    Essure is a new sterilization option that is...

    Essure is a new sterilization option that is permenant but nonevasive.

    Read more
    http://www.essure.com/
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    I just moved up to Tallahasse. I should do this...

    I just moved up to Tallahasse. I should do this with the upcoming election. Thanks for info. Message me if you have any tips/ :)
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    I'm female C5/C6. I had Mitro in January 07....

    I'm female C5/C6.

    I had Mitro in January 07. I was 1.5 years post and it was the best decision I made.

    Also, this past summer, I had 2 hand surgeries- tendon transfer. I never got tenodisis in...
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    I was injured in September 2005. I found out...

    I was injured in September 2005. I found out about procedure on the Internet in January of 2006 and I knew immediately as a C5/C6 That would help me tremendously. Got the surgery in 2007, had a...
  23. Thread: Mitro surgery

    by Meagalon
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    I had mitro surgery two years ago. It was one of...

    I had mitro surgery two years ago. It was one of the best decisions I've ever made. I had many complications, but it was worth it. I hope you have a speedy recovery!
  24. Thread: Benefits?

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    Get with a advocacy group like CILO or Ability1st...

    Get with a advocacy group like CILO or Ability1st are the best place to start. Don't go into a DVR meeting without an advocate. It will be a waste of time. My advocates put pressure on my DVR...
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    The author is a quad (since the sixties) and he...

    The author is a quad (since the sixties) and he answers questions I didn't even know I had.
    ...
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