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... I was wanting to know if anyone spastic quad has gone through this procedure and what their opinion is. Thanks! ... (1 replies)
Life Expectancy
Oct 20, 2004
... I came across the book when I worked at our local Spina Bifida agency years ago. I can't find the book is to answer your questions specifically. I've been told by doctors that it's quite common among those who have small lung capacity & GERD (reflux) problems. I have both problems & I think that's why I can remember that part so well. Also, reflux problems run in my family... (15 replies)
My son's crawling
Oct 16, 2004
... severe spastic quad, and every little milestone is a huge one! He was almost 3 when he started rolling and pulling himself with his arms to get around. ... (5 replies)

... spastic Quad CP. Awhile back I bought a used Columbia Specialneeds carseat, and it's huge! ... (7 replies)
... I'm Linda, I don't have cp myself but my nearly 18 yr old daughter has severe spastic quad cp....shes also a mad country music fan! lol could be worse I suppose.....she could be making me listen to rap or something dreadful... ... (5 replies)
... I'm Linda, I don't have cp myself but my nearly 18 yr old daughter has severe spastic quad cp....shes also a mad country music fan! lol could be worse I suppose.....she could be making me listen to rap or something dreadful... ... (5 replies)
... Reading these posts bring back memories. I'm a 35 year old spastic quad & I've proved all those "professionals" wrong. I've lived on my own since age 20 & have lived in 2 different states since then. I have a bachelor's in social work w/ an emphasis in special education. Although I'm sporadically employed 'cuz I don't drive, all of my jobs have been in the same field. ... (10 replies)
Botox question?
Aug 17, 2004
... Hi, Jami-Sargent. Sorry, I don't have any advice or anything for you- but I do have a few questions, if you don't mind? My son (8 yrs, spastic quad CP) has been referred by his PT and Neuro to go to Physical Medicine to see about having the Botox injections. We are currently on a waiting list to get in, as the PM clinic is always very booked... so maybe you can answer a few... (9 replies)
... theres no easy answer as to what the future holds, my daughter is severe spastic quad, she drives a power chair but she is just finishing high school this year, all done in mainstream! these kids can wear you out and drive you batty....... ... (10 replies)
... Hi Linda! wish you the best of luck with this treatment. Pls keep in touch and let me know how it is progressing. Other techniques that you could try are the Bowen Technique and Craniosacral Treatment. Need any more info pls contact me. Kevin. (11 replies)
... tment and I am thrilled with how it went! I got a referal for the botox doc at children's hospital and I am going to start PT again. I also found out that I have spastic quad. ... (32 replies)
... just found this group and seemed pretty good.....so figured I'd join. I'm mum to a 17 yr old terror...lol aka my daughter....who has severe spastic quad cp......we've recently been offered the chance to try some chiropraction with her..... ... (11 replies)
... I'm a 20 year old woman who's worked with people with various disabilities my whole life (Since I was 15). About a year ago while volunteering, I met a young man my age with CP (Spastic Quad) He is unable to walk or sit up on his own, he requires assistance eating and is able to say very few words due to tongue and vocal chord spasticity...He uses a head switch and computer... (2 replies)
... I totally agree with the use of enteral feeding as my daughter (7) is also spastic quad CP, as well as having other severe disabilities, and she got her g-tube when she was 2 1/2. She was not gaining weight, it was a struggle to get her to drink and I was so tired. Courtney is totally g-tube fed and the weight gains have been consistent. She is content and life is now much... (1 replies)
Baclofen Pump
Aug 21, 2003
... Brian has spastic quad CP. ... (2 replies)
... SHE IS A SPASTIC QUAD. ... (1 replies)
Hip surgery
May 1, 2003
... My daughter is 6 years ol and is spastic quad CP. She is having the hamstrings, adductors and hips done next week. I can post afterward, maybe before you get surgery, you should try Botox. ... (10 replies)
... My daughter is spastic quad CP. We started doing Botox when she was 11 mos until around 3 because it started having less and less effect. ... (4 replies)
... spastic quad cp currently looking forward to doing the trials for the baclofen pump. ... (4 replies)
Baclofen pump
Jul 5, 2002
... I am 22 with Spastic Quad CP and currently looking to have the baclofen pump surgery if the trial doses are successful. ... (5 replies)




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