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Seeking help for my depressed boyfriend

lrmoore77
  • By lrmoore77 · New reply yesterday at 2:32 am
  • Discussion in Living your life · 6 replies
  • Hi there, I am hoping for some help and information. My boyfriend has been diagnosed with AMD, or Adrenomyeloneuropathy, and he will eventually (very soon) be unable to walk. He is having a hard time ...

Cancellation at my MAUI accessible condo

bruceofmaui
  • By bruceofmaui · Posted November 22, 2014
  • Discussion in Living your life · 0 replies
  • We have had an unfortunate cancellation at our accessible condo on Maui www.mauiaccessiblecondo.com which I wanted to update you with. The newly available dates are Wednesday April 8, 2015 to Wednesday ...

Bladder

tata8
  • By tata8 · Posted November 17, 2014
  • Discussion in Health matters · 0 replies
  • Am a paraplegic for 20 years and on a supapubic catheter for six years. Every 25 days i will ask a doctor to change a new catheter. Lately i found out that whenever a new catheter was change, the very ...

FES bike/ pool lift

catcam

My son is awake but can't talk and has feeding tube

momof22yrson
  • By momof22yrson · New reply November 13, 2014
  • Discussion in New paralysis/rehabilitation · 42 replies · Photos
  • My son Dakota who is 22 was in a car accident 12-19-13 and was life flighted to UTMB and had a brain bleed and the doctors removed it from the right side of his head. The doctors said that he wouldn't ...

Welcome to New members

Duvie
  • By Duvie · New reply November 12, 2014
  • Journal · 40 replies
  • I love Inspire's network of support groups and their amazing members. Many patients may have multiple medical issues, so it's great that Inspire offers 219 groups to choose from. I enjoy attempting to ...

e stim bike developments

faeprincess
  • By faeprincess · New reply November 1, 2014
  • Discussion in Health matters · 11 replies
  • Hi- I'm trying to find access to an e-stim bike in the san diego area. I haven't found any local studies I qualified for. I am an adult with mild CP - born at 28 weeks less than 3 lbs in 1967 and my parents ...

8 months later for c5 fracture and recovery..

Heshines
  • By Heshines · New reply October 30, 2014
  • Discussion in New paralysis/rehabilitation · 9 replies · Photos
  • Hello everybody, I began the post "c5 fracture and recovery back in February. At that point we were told Brett was a c5 quadriplegic, after going to SCI rehab we found out he is diagnosed as a c4 Asia ...

MAUI, Wheelchair accessible condo for rent

bruceofmaui
  • By bruceofmaui · Posted October 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Living your life · 0 replies · Photos
  • Disabled folk and people who know and love them, know that a good holiday for the disabled person starts with good accessibility. If accessibility is hard, then the disabled person cannot relax and totally ...

My friend just had a C6 dislocation and fracture

Marco1234
  • By Marco1234 · New reply October 22, 2014
  • Discussion in New paralysis/rehabilitation · 8 replies
  • Hi Today is Friday. On Monday this week one of my closest friends fell off his bicycle and fractured and dislocated his C6 vertebrae. He can't move his legs and has slight shoulder movement, can't move ...

Spasticity

Najju
  • By Najju · New reply October 21, 2014
  • Discussion in New paralysis/rehabilitation · 8 replies
  • Hi Just want to know if there is any medication for Spasticity. My father had accident in which his spinal cord was broken under the neck. His body was completely paralysis below the neck. after the surgery ...

Recently paralyzed in my legs

beautifuldzasta
  • By beautifuldzasta · New reply October 21, 2014
  • Discussion in New paralysis/rehabilitation · 6 replies
  • I am so confused on how things are supposed to go. So, I have movement in my hios, I'm so lucky for that, but not in my legs and I have lost control of my bodily functions below my waist. I can not feel ...

Legs are tight and stiff

Theblood
  • By Theblood · New reply October 18, 2014
  • Journal · 20 replies
  • Hello, this is my first, well second post, as a result of my legs getting extremely tight and stiff I found this site. I sure hope someone can help me. I use to be able to move fairly quickly, but of ...

"Paralysis Manual"

Diosa22
  • By Diosa22 · Posted October 18, 2014
  • Discussion in Living your life · 0 replies · Photos
  • Anyone who would like to know more about my book can read about it and my story here: http://www.wthr.com/story/26373331/2014/ 08/26/woman-hopes-book-will-inspire-thos e-with-disabilities-to-achieve-dreams ...

Good Day

Mustang70
  • By Mustang70 · New reply October 13, 2014
  • Journal · 5 replies · Photos
  • Today is a good day. Nerve pain, and spasms are minimal, which makes everything go better. (transfers, exercising, even my mood) Its chilly outside, but I forced myself to go out for a bit. The sun felt ...

Depression

Mustang70
  • By Mustang70 · New reply October 9, 2014
  • Journal · 4 replies
  • For the first year of my paralysis I was doing real good. I had high hopes, my outlook was good. Im starting the second year and starting to feel like everything is such a chore, not just for me but for ...

Curious About The benifits Of Coconut Oil

Duvie
  • By Duvie · New reply October 5, 2014
  • Journal · 394 replies · Photos
  • This past week I've been hearing about coconut nut oil having a lot of great benefits on the body. Can anyone say for sure that coconut oil actually is working for some patients? Thanks for any responses ...

TDX SP wheelchair

MINDY3
  • By MINDY3 · New reply October 3, 2014
  • Discussion in Assistive technology and equipment · 3 replies
  • I would love to hear about the experience of living in an Invacare TDX SP wheelchair. I've heard/read some stories that are quite scary. Has anyone been happy with one? I'm having problems with a standing ...

Bladder Botox

MIOT
  • By MIOT · New reply October 3, 2014
  • Discussion in New paralysis/rehabilitation · 6 replies
  • Botox vs. augmentation.....I have a 21 year-old C5-6 incomplete SCI patient who is scheduled for a bladder augmentation (to enlarge the holding capacity) and a Mitrofonoff Valve all at once. Not to mention ...

Feeling bad

Paraeyes
  • By Paraeyes · New reply September 20, 2014
  • Journal · 9 replies
  • I am feeling bad. I am very lonely, but trying desperately to keep a happy front for my children, but inside I feel like I'm buried alive. I came on to this site to try and maybe make some real friends ...

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