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    I live in Columbia, SC, which is in the middle of...

    I live in Columbia, SC, which is in the middle of the state. Our house is on top of a hill so flooding is not a concern. Wind can do damage to the electrical grid, but we have a standby generator...
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    Yes, I was surprised to learn that they are...

    Yes, I was surprised to learn that they are carnivores and compete with the vultures for road kill. My doc has advised me to watch for infections for a few days because they may be carrying some...
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    I sleep on my sides. When I get up in the morning...

    I sleep on my sides. When I get up in the morning the arm and hand on the bottom side are noticeably swollen. By bedtime they are the same.
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    I have no idea how one can be prepared for...

    I have no idea how one can be prepared for something like this. I am fortunate to have had a cap on. At least they did not get my balding head. I am always watching where I park outside because of...
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    I assure you that this will not be a...

    I assure you that this will not be a do-it-yourself job done by me.
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    Just a brief note to let you know that I have...

    Just a brief note to let you know that I have pretty much recovered from the bee stings. I just have a few blotches where multiple stings were close together. There are also a couple of sting spots...
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    I have just been told by a neighbor that it is a...

    I have just been told by a neighbor that it is a member of the yellow jacket family: https://www.insectidentification.org/insect-description.asp?identification=Southern-Yellowjacket
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    My terrifying experience

    The humidity was down yesterday so I thought I would do a little yardwork. Wild morning glories are taking over the fence between our backyard and the park behind our house, and they are obstructing...
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    This is the biggest problem that I am having. It...

    This is the biggest problem that I am having. It seems that at age 80 and 63 years post injury, my bowels have very little flexibility.Once I get my unsoluable fiber down to a certain level, it is...
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    I have all the respect in the world for anyone...

    I have all the respect in the world for anyone here that pulls that off, mrb. I am trying to get there.
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    Thanks Bonnette, I will check this out.

    Thanks Bonnette, I will check this out.
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    I am up to about 170 after hanging around 145-150...

    I am up to about 170 after hanging around 145-150 for most of my pre-powerchair years. When I was working and using a manual chair, I had to pack in 3500-3800 calories a day to keep from wasting...
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    I have been inching upward ever since I went to a...

    I have been inching upward ever since I went to a full power wheelchair 6-7 years ago. Getting the calories way down and keeping the fiber intake high enough to keep my bowel program working is a...
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    It looks cool and comfortable for those who could...

    It looks cool and comfortable for those who could feel it. In trying a variety of seat, chest and shoulder straps in the past few years. I have found that wearing most of them prevent me from doing...
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    Deer hunter special

    You do not often see deer with a cactus in the background. This photo was taken yesterday by my nephew who lives on the periphery of Tucson, Az.


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  16. Anything with caffeine can help a little. That is...

    Anything with caffeine can help a little. That is why coffee works for some of us. In addition to the above suggestions, keeping cool can help. It causes the blood vessels to constrict. I have grown...
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    I have had some bad experiences similar to those already posted. I quickly gave up on agency people. It cost an arm and a leg, the workers were paid hardly anything, and so they did a minimal job....
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    We do not use cable at our house. We get great...

    We do not use cable at our house. We get great over the air reception of our local stations. Because they all have 2-3 sub channels, we have access to about 30. We are also wifi connected to our...
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    I require my PCAs to leave their phone on the...

    I require my PCAs to leave their phone on the table with their time sheet when they sign in. They can use them when there is a break from my care. One has small children and i have allowed her to...
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    Okay, I took the sim out and it is a micro and...

    Okay, I took the sim out and it is a micro and does not look like it is damaged. Now I will look for a cheap used or refurbished gsm Android phone. Suggestions are welcome. It has to cost less than...
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    So there are different sized simcards? I guess I...

    So there are different sized simcards? I guess I will have to figure out what size my size is and look for a matching phone. I am close to being cellphone illiterate these days.
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    cellphone ?

    I just ran over my cellphone with my 350 + lb. wheelchair. I cannot get a response out of it so it must be dead. Here is my question. Will the sim card from this Nokia 521 with Windows 10 phone (gsm...
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    Something to ponder this 4th of July

    The 4th is a celebration of patriotism. The Pledge of Allegiance will be recited many times today as an expression of our commitment to upholding the values for which the U.S. stands. However, very...
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    Happy Canada Day!

    To all our friends in the north.


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    I doubt it. The drive shaft for the rear wheels...

    I doubt it. The drive shaft for the rear wheels would make it difficult or impossible to lower the floor.
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