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Thread: Self bowel care help needed!!!

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    Exclamation Self bowel care help needed!!!

    I am a t-5/6 complete im 5 6 and got extremely short arms making it difficult/impossible for me to do my own bowel care, i want to stop my wife from doing my bowel care and i want to do it !!! Also right now i dont have the cash to pay an aid...any ideas or can anyone share some ways of doing ur own bowel care maybe one will work for me...please!
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    Hi,

    This post discussed various methods of bowel care that can be done by folks at your injury level. Please ask any further questions you may have.

    http://sci.rutgers.edu/forum/showthread.php?t=49464

    AAD

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    you can get Suppository Inserter that should help...good luck... http://www.amazon.com/Maddak-Inc-Sup.../dp/B001F31B9U
    Love & Light WhiteAngel. Low Grade Astrocytoma Spinal Cord Tumour, C-1 to T-6 surgery back in 1970 @ age 4-1/2 with Brain Stem Cyst, Kyphosis, Scoliosis, Heading down the quadriplegia road. For my story and more please visit: http://whiteangel0.blogspot.com/p/my-story_06.html http://home.swiftdsl.com.au/~whiteangel

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    Those two items and a commode shower bench allows me to largely do my BP by myself and i'm a C-6 quad.

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