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    JEAPOW, I also had an L1 burst fracture, and as...

    JEAPOW, I also had an L1 burst fracture, and as much of a problem as the impaired mobility has been, the effect of the neuropathy has been worse. SCI-Nurse is right about neuropathy meds--they can...
  2. Very good. Go for it!. I know you will have an...

    Very good. Go for it!. I know you will have an excellent time.
  3. Grazie, again, to Katje and to W.F.E. Good info...

    Grazie, again, to Katje and to W.F.E. Good info and warning on the curbs (height) and curb cuts (placement and lack of), and, yes, I definitely plan to see the Sistine Chapel. The specifics about the...
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    Thanks so much Katja and Woman from Europe.

    Katja, an AB cousin IS coming along, so help lifting the chair and (when necessary) pushing it over obstacles is a possibility. The chair has fold down...
  5. Anyone, especially paras, been to Rome and environs?

    Any paras out there been to Rome, Italy (and/or Venice and Florence)? I hope to go to Rome, Italy this Fall with some family members and want to see as many of the ancient sites as I can. I know the...
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    "Apprehension" side effect needs to be considered

    Lyrica does not give me the "angst" emotional side effect that Neurontin gives me, though others may have a different experience.
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    I have a (best guess) ASIA B L3 incomplete SCI...

    I have a (best guess) ASIA B L3 incomplete SCI due to an L1 burst fracture, from a MVA almost 4 years ago. I now walk on two canes, having progressed there from a wheelchair.
    Though mobility and...
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    Thanks, Maestro, for the suggestion and the...

    Thanks, Maestro, for the suggestion and the links, since I had never heard of Ki. You are right -- the chairs and the specs look good. I 'm still vascillating between a chair and a miniscooter, but...
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    Mini-scooters as a travel alternative for some paras?

    Has anyone seen or used some of the lighter weight scooters like the Travelscoot, EZ Chopper, or the Travelmate for travel instead of a wheelchair? They have absolutely no coolness factor and are a...
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    Thanks to all the respondents. It is useful to...

    Thanks to all the respondents. It is useful to hear from actual users, plus some new ideas, like the DaVinci chair.
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    People in the Atlanta area might want to consider...

    People in the Atlanta area might want to consider donating theire used DME to www.FODAC.org (866-977-1204). FODAC supplies donated home medical equipment as available at low/no cost principally to...
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    Nice pics. I'll have to add that one to my short...

    Nice pics. I'll have to add that one to my short list as well. Thanks.
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    Thanks. Your analysis is probably spot on. I...

    Thanks. Your analysis is probably spot on. I appreciate the "leads" on the chairs.
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    Folding wheelchair suggestions for para

    Any paras out there have words of wisdom on chairs that are


    light
    can fold
    are cheaper than something in the TiLite category, and
    MAYBE don't look too institutional?

    I know that is...
  15. Thread: what level

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    Link clarification

    To clarify the link cited above:
    http://www.sci-info-pages.com/levels.html
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