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C5 fracture and recovery

Heshines
  • By Heshines · New reply 1:29 pm
  • In New paralysis/rehabilitation · 88 replies
  • My fiancé was recently in an accident, his c5 vertebrae in severely fractured and pinching his spinal cord. I guess they're prepping us for the worst but they are saying he may not get off of the ventilator ...

project walk

ginger-1
  • By ginger-1 · Posted 1:12 pm
  • In Living your life · 0 replies
  • Hi our family of 4 is looking for a rental property in carlsbad as we want to attend project walk. Thanks for the canadians ...

c2 fracture and recovery

trishnrob
  • By trishnrob · New reply yesterday at 2:21 am
  • In New paralysis/rehabilitation · 28 replies
  • My husband was in a car accident broke his neck at c2. The drs said he was paralyzed from neck down at first.six days after injury he moved right leg.he can also move his head for yes or no and he can ...

complete spinal cord injury

ladybyrd30
  • By ladybyrd30 · New reply April 14, 2014
  • In Living your life · 7 replies
  • Has anyone on here recovered walking after a complete c5 spinal cord injury? I'm just wondering if it is possible my boyfriend has a c5 complete spinal cord injury he has no movement or feeling in his ...

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mrsmagoo
  • By mrsmagoo · Posted April 11, 2014
  • In Health matters · 0 replies
  • Hi everyone, Does anyone out there have any paralysis due to Arterio Venous Malformation (Spinal). Linda ...

new paraplgic looking for others

darkfire
  • By darkfire · New reply April 10, 2014
  • In New paralysis/rehabilitation · 14 replies
  • I'm new to being paraplegic and I can't find any support meetings in my area. My paralisis wasn't caused by a accident it was some stupid staph infection. The doctors didn't catch it in time and it killed ...

spàsms

darkfire
  • By darkfire · New reply April 9, 2014
  • In Living your life · 4 replies
  • Hi everyone. Just wanted input on muscle spasms. I get them pretty bad. Doc HSS me on Valium 2x a day but it barely helps.. Sometimes they are so painful and they knock me forward. The docs originally ...

looking for rolling shower chair

gorditta
  • By gorditta · New reply April 6, 2014
  • In Assistive technology and equipment · 1 reply
  • hello i dont know how this works but i work for a group home and one of our clients needs a rolling wheel chair either a inexpensive one or if some one out there is giving one a away please contact me ...

Wedding dresses for women in wheelchairs

PrettyCripple
  • By PrettyCripple · Posted March 21, 2014
  • In Living your life · 0 replies
  • I 've been a fashion nut since birth. I stay on the pulse of everything going on that is fashion related and have seen within the past year that fashion houses are paying attention to disabled women ...

My disability and injustice in US Courts.

CurtisNeeley
  • By CurtisNeeley · Posted March 13, 2014
  • In Living your life · 0 replies
  • ALL American media (ABC, CBS, NBC, PBS, CNN, FOX, EFF, ACLU) have each been notified and have been served my current complaint. Every legal filing in the current case is publicly available at the FCC.gov ...

Hi

oreosmithfield
  • By oreosmithfield · New reply March 9, 2014
  • In New paralysis/rehabilitation · 5 replies
  • Hi, I'm new to this site. In October, my mother had a brain aneurysm rupture and a few days later she had a left side stroke that left her paralyzed on her right side, she cannot speak, is on a feeding ...

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New Website on travel to Maui

bruceofmaui
  • By bruceofmaui · New reply February 15, 2014
  • In Living your life · 1 reply
  • I finally finished the upgrade to my website for my wheelchair accessible condo on Maui so please check it out at www.mauiaccessiblecondo.com I have been able to consolidate my google map, youtube video ...

COLD LASER THERAPY??

Chuckyboy
  • By Chuckyboy · New reply February 12, 2014
  • In Health matters · 24 replies
  • New to site and was skipping around looking at older post and read about "cold laser therapy" Has anyone out there at a T4-T6 level tried it and what were the results? My spine was crushed by abcess ...

My Mother On Traveling

debbiamitchell
  • By debbiamitchell · New reply February 10, 2014
  • In Assistive technology and equipment · 1 reply
  • How can my daughter, myself move my mother an 80 year old from one state to another, and she is a paraplegic. She has no use of her body. It's about 2,000 miles. She would need a lift, and most likely ...

Neuron tin and joint pain

Shillc
  • By Shillc · New reply January 25, 2014
  • In Health matters · 3 replies
  • Has anyone experienced joint pain while on neurontin? I am having severe wrist. Ankle, knee pain and have not done anything to cause it ...

New article for spinal cord repair

mike1985
  • By mike1985 · New reply January 24, 2014
  • In New paralysis/rehabilitation · 2 replies
  • I found this new article today while surfing the web. If anyone is interested in reading it I put the link below. http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/articl e-183086/Is-cure-paralysis.html ...

Urinary Tract Infections

Shudeep
  • By Shudeep · New reply January 10, 2014
  • In New paralysis/rehabilitation · 5 replies
  • I have been in paralytic condition for almost 8 years and there is always a doubt which lingers in my mind about UTI's. Whenever I do a urine test it never shows a bacteria growth but if I culture the ...

Transverse Myelitis. Anyone here?

spiritofpeace
  • By spiritofpeace · Posted January 10, 2014
  • In Living your life · 0 replies
  • Does anyone here have, or know anyone that has Transverse Myelitis? I have had it since 2010. I would like to find more information that might help in my recovery. My spinal cord is damaged and I have ...

Walking again

ladybyrd30
  • By ladybyrd30 · New reply January 8, 2014
  • In Living your life · 16 replies
  • For everyone with a spinal cord injury or if you know someone with a spinal cord injury how long did it take you to walk after your injury and what type of spinal cord injury do you have? My boyfriend ...

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