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  1. I have a 2005 Yukon Denali on 20's. I have a...

    I have a 2005 Yukon Denali on 20's. I have a "Glid-N-Go" which mounts to the frame of the factory seat. It allows me and others to adjust the seat. I am a T6 complete and need someone to load the...
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    Buck, I drive a 2005 GMC Yukon Denali AWD. I...

    Buck,
    I drive a 2005 GMC Yukon Denali AWD. I live in Michigan and appreciate the the AWD for snow and icy roads. I have a "glide-n-go" seat to get me into the driver's seat. It is very cool and...
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    contact me

    Scamper85,
    Can you e-mail me regarding information about your surgery? I have considered the surgery but have not heard of anyone with our injury level who has had it.

    My e-mail is...
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    Bowflex

    Check out bowflex. They have a few different models that will give you the same results and a lot cheaper. I'm looking at one for $1800
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    Injury information

    Scamper85,
    How were you injured? How did you find out about RIM? How did RIM compare to other facilities you have attended? Who was your therapist at RIM? What was a typical day like in therapy?
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    Rehab Institute of Michigan

    Scamper85,
    I am also a T6 para complete. I am planning on going to RIM once I save up some money. You said your insurance covered 80%. Was that medical insurance? Also, how much trunk return do...
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    Going on vacation Any advice

    I am going on vacation for the first time since my accident. It is a short three day excursion driving to Chicago to see the Blueman group. I have already secured wheelchair accessible seating and...
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    Fell from a tree

    This happened just a year ago (9/26/2004) but it seems like yesterday. I was cutting down a tree so I could do some landscaping on my newly constructed house. I climbed 30 feet into the tree and...
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    While I am waiting for the "glide n go" to be...

    While I am waiting for the "glide n go" to be installed I use my slideboard, the arm rest, and a friend to boost me into the driver's seat. I have abandoned the hope of putting the wheelchair into...
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    Bought a new truck!

    I bought a new truck and just got the hand controls installed. I am waiting for a "glide-n-go" to be built so I can have it installed on the driver's side. It's so fun to drive and I feel so...
  11. Thread: SCI and pain

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    I'm on 1800mg of neurontin....but it doesn't make...

    I'm on 1800mg of neurontin....but it doesn't make me drool. When I am having a lot of pain I will take an extra pill but that only makes the pain bearable. However, when I take a vicadin the pain...
  12. Thread: SCI and pain

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    SCI and pain

    I am 11 months post and have severe pain in my legs. I have the "pins and needles" feeling. My DR doesn't feel I should have any pain below my injury level and won't give me anything for the pain. ...
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    Poll: I am T6 complete Asia A 10 months post. I have...

    I am T6 complete Asia A 10 months post. I have not had any return since my accident. I have tone and spasticity. I am working out hoping that someday I will wake up and have something new. It is...
  14. Thread: SCI and Meth

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    This is probably a question more for the SCI...

    This is probably a question more for the SCI Nurse or Dr. Young....but is there any potential harm to the spinal cord from meth use?

    Reason I am asking is my rehab psychologist said meth could do...
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    Landon, What kind of truck do you have? I have...

    Landon,
    What kind of truck do you have? I have found a company that will be able to do the seat. It is from Access unlimited. The product is Glide n go. They make parts for almost all SUV's. It...
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    Equipment for New Truck

    I am Post SCI 9 months and need to get a new vehicle. I saw someone with a Chevy Trailblazer with the same chair as mine(rigid)where the drivers seat came out of the vehicle and lowered so he could...
  17. Thread: Knobby Tires

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    BeeBee, I have found my local bicycle shop to be...

    BeeBee,
    I have found my local bicycle shop to be the best and cheapest place regarding my wheelchair tires. They have been able to fix the tires as well as show me all the different types of tires...
  18. Thread: Tone

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    Tone

    I am 9 months post T6 complete. I have a lot of tone. I spend a lot of my time moving my legs only to have the tone kick in and move them where they want. I also have controllable spastisity. Are...
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    BeeBee, Not to be nosey...but is his insurance...

    BeeBee, Not to be nosey...but is his insurance covering his therapy? I am finding auto insurance will pay for Spinal Cord Recovery Program....but health insurance won't. As it looks now, I will...
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    BeeBee, That's great! Is your son at the...

    BeeBee,
    That's great! Is your son at the Bresnan Center? Is he in the spinal cord injury group? I am T6 complete and was taught to crawl by RIM Outpatient. I start the spinal cord injury program...
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    This is me the day before my accident. I was tan...

    This is me the day before my accident. I was tan and toned. Now I am pasty white and flabby. I weigh about the same 170#....but it is definately not from muscle.

    T6 complete accident 9/26/2004
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    Varian, I am so JEALOUS!! You have abs. I am...

    Varian,
    I am so JEALOUS!! You have abs. I am T6 complete, had about the same % bodyfat....but am now dealing with the stomach "pooch". I am trying very hard to reactivate my abs.

    How far down...
  23. Thread: Pressure Sore

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    Pressure Sore

    I have a pressure sore above my right ankle. My DR has been trying to heal it for 5 months. He says it looks fine, but I am concerned because you can see the muscle. I have been instructed to put...
  24. Thread: Goosebumps

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    Goosebumps

    I am a T6 Asia A complete. I get goosebumps when someone rubs my legs. My legs also pull away when someone tickles the bottom of my feet. I am being treated for a cut on my leg and get an...
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    Thanks Brayton.....it was actually a little more...

    Thanks Brayton.....it was actually a little more harsh than that. It was two hours after my fall when the neurologist came in and asked me what I did for a living. I replied I was a software...
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