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Re: 2017 September OT Meeting/Research

 by MikeS ¦  Mon Apr 10, 2017 6:31 pm ¦  Forum: 2017 Omaha OT Meeting and Research - Dr Torres ¦  Topic: 2017 September OT Meeting/Research ¦  Replies: 14 ¦  Views: 960

Hi All Flights booked .To be honest I wasnt going to come to anymore as I felt as much as I loved seeing you all I was not getting anything from the medical side This meeting however is over 5 days and Dr Torres and his remarkable team were so amazing last time that I couldnt not make the effort .So...

Re: 2017 September OT Meeting/Research

 by MikeS ¦  Fri Feb 24, 2017 11:52 am ¦  Forum: 2017 Omaha OT Meeting and Research - Dr Torres ¦  Topic: 2017 September OT Meeting/Research ¦  Replies: 14 ¦  Views: 960

Hi
Just wondering if you are not being part of the research what are you going to do for 5 days ? When will they let us know ? I also agree that the poster looks great .
Regards
Mike

Re: How is everyone?

 by MikeS ¦  Tue Oct 25, 2016 6:53 pm ¦  Forum: OT- DISCUSSION, Questions, Thoughts and Advice. ¦  Topic: How is everyone? ¦  Replies: 655 ¦  Views: 56747

Hi Everyone Hi Frankie Just to let you know Im not actually in a wheelchair all the time I just use it to go shopping as it allows me time to sit and look at stuff .In fact I have also just purchased a mobilty scooter that is even better because it doesnt make my arms ache as well as my legs ,Ive ha...

Re: SmartPhone apps and the OT tremor... (update)

 by MikeS ¦  Mon Oct 24, 2016 7:06 am ¦  Forum: OT- "THINGS" that help ¦  Topic: SmartPhone apps and the OT tremor... (update) ¦  Replies: 4 ¦  Views: 1534

Hi
Just to let you know that I have Lift Pulse back on my Iphone again
Regards
Mike

Re: OT Meeting Houston - March 10-11 discussion

 by MikeS ¦  Thu Mar 31, 2016 12:22 pm ¦  Forum: 2016 Baylor College of Medicine with Dr Jankovic ¦  Topic: OT Meeting Houston - March 10-11 discussion ¦  Replies: 20 ¦  Views: 1341

Hi Everyone I have waited a couple of weeks before I posted as I needed time to consider my thoughts and how I try and convey them. Firstly I must thank Pat Jeff Beth Gloria and everyone else that was involved . I really do appreciate all the tremendous hard work that goes into the organising such a...

Re: ORTHOSTATIC HYPERTENSION

 by MikeS ¦  Thu Mar 31, 2016 11:32 am ¦  Forum: OT- DISCUSSION, Questions, Thoughts and Advice. ¦  Topic: ORTHOSTATIC HYPERTENSION ¦  Replies: 3 ¦  Views: 544

Hi Wendy I also have higher blood pressure when I stand and I think you will find that most of us do because of the fight or flight situation . I have had it tested many times and Ive been told there is no medication or anything they can do to stop it ,simply because it only happens when I (we) stan...

Re: How is everyone?

 by MikeS ¦  Thu Feb 11, 2016 2:13 pm ¦  Forum: OT- DISCUSSION, Questions, Thoughts and Advice. ¦  Topic: How is everyone? ¦  Replies: 655 ¦  Views: 56747

Hi Well Gloria I am still pretty much tremor free most of the time .The thing is I am not used to standing still its something I havent done for so many years . I went to the supermarket yesterday and actually walked round the store and stoped to get stuff of the shelves Im going to try and get appo...

Re: How is everyone?

 by MikeS ¦  Sun Feb 07, 2016 8:13 am ¦  Forum: OT- DISCUSSION, Questions, Thoughts and Advice. ¦  Topic: How is everyone? ¦  Replies: 655 ¦  Views: 56747

Hi Everyone Well here is a weird one for you. I have woken up today and my tremor has gone ! My legs felt very heavy and I was walking the dog at a much slower pace than normal and then I noticed that when I stopped my legs were not shaking .I do not have a clue why but it has happened before when I...

Hi
I will be attending too .
I can not emphasise enough how brilliant these meetings are.I have been to them all except one . If you can spare the time please try and come .Just meeting your OT friends is the best tonic you can get !!
Keep Smiling
Mike
:)

Re: How is everyone?

 by MikeS ¦  Thu Sep 17, 2015 12:24 pm ¦  Forum: OT- DISCUSSION, Questions, Thoughts and Advice. ¦  Topic: How is everyone? ¦  Replies: 655 ¦  Views: 56747

Hi Everyone Well its that time again ..time for a catch up .So what's been happening ? My daughter finished her PhD and is now Dr Sarah Senker so I'm even prouder of her than usual but I'm not sure that I can be because she has always made me proud ever since she was tiny. My health is pretty good ....

Re: September is OT Awareness Month

 by MikeS ¦  Wed Sep 16, 2015 1:18 pm ¦  Forum: OT- DISCUSSION, Questions, Thoughts and Advice. ¦  Topic: September is OT Awareness Month ¦  Replies: 21 ¦  Views: 1198

Hi Everyone More good news I have been invited to talk about OT on Talk Radio Europe a radio station for ex pats which covers the whole of Spain and on the internet .Gloria and I have been on there before .I will be on 29th of September at 1.30 pm I think thats cet ...Spainish time anyway. Keep Smil...

Re: September is OT Awareness Month

 by MikeS ¦  Thu Sep 10, 2015 6:43 pm ¦  Forum: OT- DISCUSSION, Questions, Thoughts and Advice. ¦  Topic: September is OT Awareness Month ¦  Replies: 21 ¦  Views: 1198

Hi all Im pleased to say theat the Euro Weekly News ,the biggest English speaking newspaper in Spain has printed OT awareness article they claim to have half a million readers !! Heres link to there online papper Link to Euro Weekly News article on Orthostatic Tremor Im also going to do a catch up i...

Re: How is everyone?

 by MikeS ¦  Mon Nov 03, 2014 2:25 pm ¦  Forum: OT- DISCUSSION, Questions, Thoughts and Advice. ¦  Topic: How is everyone? ¦  Replies: 655 ¦  Views: 56747

Hi Babyboomer Sorry its taken me so long to get back to you .. Well well you are in a muddle arent you? I can only speak for myself of course but to be honest I consider myself lucky to have OT or teddy bear legs as I call it....my reasoning for this as bad as ours is its the best of the bunch! MS, ...

Re: Reports from the Omaha Meeting and Research 2014

 by MikeS ¦  Thu Oct 09, 2014 3:27 pm ¦  Forum: 2014 UNMC - OMAHA OT Meeting - Research ¦  Topic: Reports from the Omaha Meeting and Research 2014 ¦  Replies: 39 ¦  Views: 3966

Hi Everyone Well I have just arrived home from my visit to the USA all in all it was fantastic I won in Vegas ! I recorded a song in Los Angeles with an old friend who is a record producer and its called 'I cant stand still ' ! and most important my trip to Omaha ..Wow what can I say I met so many w...

Re: How is everyone?

 by MikeS ¦  Tue Jul 29, 2014 5:35 pm ¦  Forum: OT- DISCUSSION, Questions, Thoughts and Advice. ¦  Topic: How is everyone? ¦  Replies: 655 ¦  Views: 56747

Hi Everyone It was 6 years ago this week I was diagnosed and started this thread . Since then I have been to 2 meetings in USA and spoken to Gloria on many occasions on Skype . I have also had a few other health issues , open heart surgery and more recently the kidney failure that stopped me going t...

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