Six Top Tips For Managing TAI Over The Holidays

Posted by Sam Crow, December 18 2018

The holidays are a wonderful time of year but it can be a disruptive period if you are managing your bowel with Transanal Irrigation (TAI). From family visits to festive food and drink, it can prove very difficult to maintain your bowel routine, so we’ve put together these top tips to help you manage over the holidays.

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Topics: Paralympics, Spinal Cord Injury, Coping Strategies

My Amazing Rehabilitation Through Neurokenix - Part 2

Posted by Sallyanne, December 4 2018

Last week Sallyanne shared her story on how she re-gained her strength after her spinal cord injury. This week she shares how Neurokenix has helped her condition her body.

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Topics: Paralympics, Lifestyle, Spinal Cord Injury, Sports, Coping Strategies

My Amazing Rehabilitation Through Neurokenix - Part 1

Posted by Sallyanne, November 27 2018

My name is Sallyanne and I sustained a spinal cord injury after breaking my back when my horse fell on top of me at a cross country event in October 2015

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Topics: Paralympics, Lifestyle, Spinal Cord Injury, Sports, Coping Strategies

Brand Ambassador Spotlight - Jesse Billauer

Posted by Alan Cook, November 20 2018

In March 1996, Jesse Billauer was one of the top 100 junior surfers in the world and only weeks away from turning professional when an accident changed his life forever. But he didn't let a twist of fate get in the way of his love for surfing.

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Topics: Catheterisation, Paralympics, Lifestyle, Bladder Management, Spinal Cord Injury, Sports, Coping Strategies, Self-catheterisation

Michael Kerr: Adapting to my spinal cord injury - Part 2

Posted by Mike Kerr, June 15 2017

Whilst I was going through rehab, the physio told me about wheelchair rugby, which I thought was a wind up at the start. As I was interested in sport, this was something that really appealed to me. I went along to my first ever wheelchair rugby training session with a team called the Scottish Wildcats. Playing wheelchair rugby helped me regain my independence and allowed me to build up my strength and fitness in an enjoyable way, making everyday tasks easier. It also has a great social side and I have met people who will be my friends forever.

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Topics: Catheterisation, wheelchair, Lifestyle, Recovery, Sport, Spinal Cord Injury, ISC, Self-catheterisation