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    When in a nursing home for several months on a...

    When in a nursing home for several months on a vent they used pads with tabs on them. When discharge imminent I was in a panic as I was totally unable to use the tab ones. Someone suggested...
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    That sounds like a great idea to adjust the COG...

    That sounds like a great idea to adjust the COG as you said to around 3". Thanks for the input. Hoping to have changes done within a week.
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    We have full size van as we're two wheelers. ...

    We have full size van as we're two wheelers. Both passenger seats are 8 way power seats so that we can do "gravity transfers" for both in and out of seats. The steering wheel on our Ford van...
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    Pat: Husband just measured as you requested. My...

    Pat: Husband just measured as you requested. My COG is 2" and the anti-tips are in the last hole, to the rear, of the metal block. Just wondering if you have any suggestions on those settings.
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    Just adding that when I got my Freedom Rider many...

    Just adding that when I got my Freedom Rider many years ago I removed the backrest and turned it around so that the flatter part was on top and the pointy end on the bottom. I did this as my...
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    Just adding I have "summer weight", classic fit,...

    Just adding I have "summer weight", classic fit, drawstring jeans from LLBean, very soft fabric. I'm small but I get XL only because they're easy to get on.
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    Hubby and I used to do all these type of...

    Hubby and I used to do all these type of adjustments, but for now we have had to line up a technician coming to our home next week to do the work. He is familiar with zx1 set-up. We are familiar...
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    Thanks! Doc has said to use this plan for 6 to 8...

    Thanks! Doc has said to use this plan for 6 to 8 weeks, but light PT can start. I'm hoping shoulder will improve but thinking at least a couple of months.
    Meanwhile trying to re-configure all my...
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    Anyone have comments about non-surgical treatment...

    Anyone have comments about non-surgical treatment for shoulder pain? Mine is caused by arthritis and a couple of bone spurs, per xray.
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    Does your health insurance cover any post-surgical care at home? Once I was discharged from hospital I had personal care attendant for several weeks. Also had OT and PT for about 3 weeks.
  11. Was totally disappointed when we visited a local...

    Was totally disappointed when we visited a local dealership that had one on display. The ramp was deployed by a button located within the inside of the door. No way one could reach it independently...
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    Thanks, Pat.

    Thanks, Pat.
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    When I go down a steep hill my zx1 wants to pitch...

    When I go down a steep hill my zx1 wants to pitch me forward and I can only navigate that kind of downhill by going extremely slow. It's no doubt my anti-tip bars that need adjusting but can't do...
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    Just a few comments: A lot of male and female...

    Just a few comments: A lot of male and female pants are "hip huggers" with shorter inseam than "classic fit" type pants. Sometimes it's hard to tell unless you take a tape measure when shopping -...
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    Did the speech pathologists give you any...

    Did the speech pathologists give you any techniques for swallowing? One of them worked with me when I was in the process of having trach removed and they were concerned about my swallowing. I do...
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    Shoulder pain meds

    Recently decided I was ready to see doctor for constant shoulder pain; was starting to use ZX1 in home due to constant pain in left shoulder especially when pushing my manual chair.
    Decided to see...
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    Thanks! Checked out Facebook page and sent him a...

    Thanks! Checked out Facebook page and sent him a message. Looks like he's a talented graphic artist.
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    Love it! Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours.

    Love it! Happy Thanksgiving to you and yours.
  19. Great to hear from you Nia. So many of us were...

    Great to hear from you Nia. So many of us were concerned. Hope you continue your awesome mission.

    Thanks, Captn Gimp!
  20. Have used Free Wheel with my rigid chair on...

    Have used Free Wheel with my rigid chair on asphalt trail with up and down hills. Worked great, fun ride. Also used it when my chair was hooked up to my ZX-1. A great device. There used to be...
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    Just a comment. Although this looks like a really nice place, it goes totally against the concept of "mainstreaming": disabled persons living within the community, not segregated into separate...
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    Thanks! Was unable to find it again.

    Thanks! Was unable to find it again.
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    Remembering Rybread

    Just heard that Rybread passed away last week. It was noted in a post he made about his adventures this Summer, which I had already read, and I didn't see that comments were made about it later in...
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    Would colonoscopy help rule out any issues?

    Would colonoscopy help rule out any issues?
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    Couple of years ago I bought several 'neck...

    Couple of years ago I bought several 'neck bands', kinda fashion fabric that just fits the neck, or even wrapped double around the wrist, to give you an idea of the size. On cold days I wear one both...
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