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Our Incredible 2015

Each year I pen a Christmas letter, using a word or phrase to guide me. This year is “incredible”, because of the incredible outpouring of support we have experienced. 451 more words

Making some travel plans

One week from today, we plan to be in Ohio.  Late one night a few weeks ago, while researching all things brachial plexus, I found some success stories on the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital website.   755 more words

4 days after the accident

I can’t begin to express the appreciation I have for everyone’s support. I have honestly felt God’s presence yesterday during a prayer over Ava.

Joe and I are struggling fiercely with the thoughts of Ava missing out on so many things as she navigates life without use of her right arm. 336 more words

MyoPro for Brachial Plexus Injuries

Brachial Plexus Injury and MyoPro – Dr. Frederick Nahm

Andrew’s Case– more info on Andrew’s case. 

Above originally appearing on Myomo: My Own Movement

I had never seen this before. 122 more words


Bike Check: Orange Alpine 160 | Adapted for Left Hand Use

Tom Wheeler’s Orange Alpine 160

Left hand set-up, making use of a grip shift.

Top brake controls the rear in natural position, bottom brake controls the front… 96 more words

Bike Check

Back on line

Been off line for a wee while, but here we are with a quick up date. No pics yet I’m afraid as I haven’t been able to get my sailing efforts in front of a lens. 143 more words

Dinghy Sailing

Neurology and Skiing

We’re mostly talking about orthopedic, spinal cord and head injuries.


Spinal Cord Injuries:

The incidence of spinal cord injury (SCI) is around 1 per 100,000 visits (mostly thoracolumbar spine), usually caused  caused by a simple fall, followed by hitting a tree. 165 more words