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    Does Medicare or anyone reimburse

    Does Medicare or anyone reimburse for personal health workers to help bathe and dress?
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    permobil m300 is too tall for most tables

    My permobil m300 PWC is too tall for most tables It is 1 to 2" too high on lowest full tilt forward for my legs to go under tales. Is there some attachable tray table, I can use when dining out?
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    Hoyer lift sling to standing position?

    Has anyone used a Hoyer lift sling to standing position?. We have a Hoyer lift, but sling is designed for sitting position. I am 280 pounds, and can "walk" with walker, but on days when caregiver is not here, my wife is not strong enough to get standing from shower chair. Once I am up, I can...
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    Can I get a button to replace PEG?

    I have PEG installed 6 weeks ago and haven't needed yet(except to flush) I hate having the 12-18 inch tube hanging out. How hard to change it to a button?
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    Do they re evaluate lung capacity to renew Radicava?

    I know to be on Radicava required 80%... I am on 5th month of infusion and lung power has gone down... Will they kick me off?
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    Is there any special preparations for taking a PWC on a flight?

    Do you have to notify airline in advance?
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    Accessable Travel

    I can barely walk with walker. I have PWC and use a hospital bed. Wife wants to do one more cruise, but I envision all the problems transferring and getting in and out of bathroom and bed! I now can get out of hospital bed if I raise it until feet barely touch ground. Am I crazy, or is...
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    Peg tube installed Friday... now what?

    Peg tube installed Friday... now what? I don't need yet, but had it installed while still ok. Have not removed bandage yet... What care do I need to do if I don't use for a year? (or more (I hope)
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    Difficulty getting up from wheelchair

    I can still walk a bit with walker, but on outings, I use a wheelchair. I have Difficulty getting up from wheelchair when I return. Any hints would be appreciated!
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    Help finding toilet handle extension

    I have difficult time reaching behind me to flush. If the toilet handle was longer or larger, it would help. I had a toilet riser and Bidet seat installed and they are great. I even thought to use a pair of vice grips for better leverage...:smile: But wife would shoot me after all we spent...
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