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05-31-15, 12:00 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,450
Posted By NOS88

I've not had the heart to check back in much...

I've not had the heart to check back in much since Tom Stormcrowe passed. And now I am truly saddened by the passing of Billydonn. I know we're all headed to the same fate eventually, but this...
04-15-15, 07:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,237
Posted By NOS88

Thanks for the suggestion. This is one of the...

Thanks for the suggestion. This is one of the models that have been damaged. There is no "water proof" hearing aid. There are those that are more resistant to moisture, but not water proof. I'm...
04-15-15, 06:59 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,237
Posted By NOS88

It's one of the reasons I wear a helmet mirror. ...

It's one of the reasons I wear a helmet mirror. I'm guessing folks who are deaf have also figured out how to keep safe. It would be quite sad if that were not the case.
04-13-15, 07:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,237
Posted By NOS88

Because of damage from sweat I've had hearing...

Because of damage from sweat I've had hearing aids replaced six times. Two different companies will no longer replace them. I've tried numerous ways to protect them, but haven't found anything...
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03-23-15, 04:49 AM
Replies: 226
Views: 67,685
Posted By NOS88

Some day we will all lose the battle. I just...

Some day we will all lose the battle. I just hope to do so with even half the courage and dignity. Tom, may you rest in peace. Tom's family, may you savor the memories of a good man as you grapple...
03-23-15, 04:42 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 983
Posted By NOS88

A terrible loss. May his soul and his family...

A terrible loss. May his soul and his family find peace.
03-21-15, 06:23 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 978
Posted By NOS88

Very cool. Go get it!

Very cool. Go get it!
03-21-15, 06:21 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,010
Posted By NOS88

Good on her. But she has her work cut out for...

Good on her. But she has her work cut out for her. Getting her peers to fill the rest of those neat, but empty, bike racks is the next challenge.
03-21-15, 06:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,927
Posted By NOS88

A badge of honor. For you,sir, can proudly claim...

A badge of honor. For you,sir, can proudly claim to be a cyclist.
03-21-15, 06:17 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 723
Posted By NOS88

Great! What a wonderful way to start spring,...

Great! What a wonderful way to start spring, Grandpa.
03-19-15, 08:11 PM
Replies: 39
Views: 3,244
Posted By NOS88

I'd be curious to hear your thoughts after using...

I'd be curious to hear your thoughts after using it for a bit.
03-19-15, 08:09 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 885
Posted By NOS88

:lol: +1

:lol: +1
03-19-15, 07:59 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,564
Posted By NOS88

Yes, we know that initial injury was an...

Yes, we know that initial injury was an overstretching of the ITB during a misstep and knee twisting event. It was misdiagnosed & the physical therapy actually made it worse. However, that did lead...
03-18-15, 08:45 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,564
Posted By NOS88

1st Day Back...

I've been absent from these forums for about half a year now. I met my first (I'm sure it won't be my last) physical challenge that kept me off the bike for much longer than I want. I was finally...
02-17-15, 09:32 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,265
Posted By NOS88

I've six sets of Mavic Open Pros 32 spoke on...

I've six sets of Mavic Open Pros 32 spoke on Ultegra hubs - three of the sets I built myself. I've never had a problem with any of them. They are my go to wheel set. Both sons have at least one...
01-22-15, 10:50 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 4,754
Posted By NOS88

Chafing can be the result of many different...

Chafing can be the result of many different things. I find, however, that the fewer seams in the garment the better (including cycling specific shorts). On my commute to and from work, I wear...
01-15-15, 11:02 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 1,765
Posted By NOS88

Yeah, life can be hard.

Yeah, life can be hard.
01-12-15, 05:08 PM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,599
Posted By NOS88

For the summer season, I dream of the finger...

For the summer season, I dream of the finger lakes region of NY. Haven't thought much about winter fishing.
01-07-15, 12:54 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 4,578
Posted By NOS88

As Garrison Keillor would say, 'It's a shallow...

As Garrison Keillor would say, 'It's a shallow life that doesn't give a person a few scars.'
01-07-15, 12:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 781
Posted By NOS88

Nice job. Hope you enjoy each and every ride...

Nice job. Hope you enjoy each and every ride with it.
01-05-15, 08:15 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 3,714
Posted By NOS88

It's a great feeling, isn't it? Nice build. ...

It's a great feeling, isn't it? Nice build. Enjoy your labors.
12-28-14, 09:06 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,029
Posted By NOS88

Update. I did send a letter to PT indicating...

Update.

I did send a letter to PT indicating what I thought was taking place & how the current treatment was causing more damage. He called yesterday & apologized say he understood my perspective...
12-23-14, 03:29 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,029
Posted By NOS88

My tolerance for pain is quite high. Dentistry...

My tolerance for pain is quite high. Dentistry work without an anesthetic and receiving sutures without anesthetic are routine for me. We're talking about debilitating pain that makes climbing...
12-23-14, 01:37 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,029
Posted By NOS88

I've been back to the primary care physician...

I've been back to the primary care physician twice before we reached this point. I'm generally not someone who doesn't take responsibility for myself of is fearful of advocacy when needed.
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12-23-14, 09:12 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 1,029
Posted By NOS88

Clashing with the PT's methods & feeling stuck

In early September I injured my left leg going down a set of steps, landing my foot incorrectly and twisting my knee. Jump ahead 1 month - Primary care physician orders an x-ray and find arthritis...
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