ActiveMSers Forums  

Go Back   ActiveMSers Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.02 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: AMFADVENTURES
Forum: General 05-09-2019, 04:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 49
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Hey Grady, yeah it's a great idea. I had a...

Hey Grady, yeah it's a great idea. I had a personal trainer who had been a physical therapist for people with neurological damage who had me doing various boxing moves. It was indeed a super...
Forum: MS Fitness 04-25-2019, 07:00 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 228
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Emily, that is a really good question! Sorry I...

Emily, that is a really good question!

Sorry I can only give you my own experience which, as I recall was between 3 and 6 months before I was able to tolerate very heavy exercise at all, BUT, it was...
Forum: General 04-25-2019, 02:57 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 521
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Not to beat a dead horse but I happened to see...

Not to beat a dead horse but I happened to see this today. Dr. Gavin of BART'S Blog notoriety is an advocate of continued disease treatment in people with MS as they age. It's a worthwhile read...
Forum: MS Fitness 04-13-2019, 01:27 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,656
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Ok, time to check in, actually well past...

Ok, time to check in, actually well past time!

Well crap Dave, now I really regret not being able to ride the trail with you. But it's neat you've been able to get out so much.

And Cl3me and...
Forum: MS Fitness 04-13-2019, 12:45 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 238
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Congratulations Beth, both on finding and joining...

Congratulations Beth, both on finding and joining the group and on making the decision to get back in shape. Your routines look great and just the fact that you're feeling so much better leads me to...
Forum: General 04-13-2019, 11:13 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 521
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
The Talk

I had "The Talk" with my neuro just a couple of weeks ago. I'll be 69 yo in a couple of months. He brought it up by asking me if I thought the Rituxan was still doing me any good. I explained how...
Forum: MS Fitness 03-18-2019, 01:28 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,656
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
An Almost Perfect Ride

Just returned from Las Vegas, trying to dodge an imminent cyclone bomb (say what???) But about 10 days before that we finally got a nice day. Temperatures shot up to 50 and enough of the ice and...
Forum: West South Central Region 02-28-2019, 03:55 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Yeah, well at least nobody threw food at me. I...

Yeah, well at least nobody threw food at me. I tried to model my talk after a Moth Story https://themoth.org/ but I might have missed my target audience. Rather than a personal experience story, it...
Forum: MS Fitness 02-28-2019, 03:40 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,656
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Surely it's Summer Some Where!

This has definitely been a slow start to the training season, at least for bikes. It's just now starting to warm up but we need to melt off 1/2 ft. of snow and ice before we can get out. And...
Forum: West South Central Region 02-21-2019, 09:35 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 739
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Ha, is this your Ted Talk? At least you're a pro...

Ha, is this your Ted Talk? At least you're a pro at public speaking if the MS 150 in New Mexico is any indication. Will there be film at 9:00, a replay, I'd love to see it. Good luck!

Ps: I...
Forum: Mountain Region 02-13-2019, 06:34 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 189
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
RMMSC Spring Education Summit

Don't Miss the RMMSC's
Spring Education Summit -- Saturday, April 13
Join us in person or...
Forum: MS Fitness 02-11-2019, 03:15 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,656
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
The cold and frequent snow storms got to me so I...

The cold and frequent snow storms got to me so I took off for Tucson two weeks ago. However, all I managed to accomplish was one 40 mile bike ride! When it started raining there and didn't stop for...
Forum: MS Fitness 02-11-2019, 02:37 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 365
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Ha, I wish I had that kind of balance! But you...

Ha, I wish I had that kind of balance! But you know what they say, "Use it or loose it" so if you've got the balance, I'd take Suebees advice and go for it - with caution.
Forum: MS Fitness 01-29-2019, 05:29 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,656
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Nice Dave! The new house and trail nearby must...

Nice Dave! The new house and trail nearby must be very appealing! I might have to check that trail out sometime, from the seat of my bike. We'll have to talk about that.

So Veronica, I went up...
Forum: MS Fitness 01-24-2019, 10:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 536
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
SF, a quick suggestion, just start by trying to...

SF, a quick suggestion, just start by trying to walk further. Start with about 3 days a week, 15 or 20 minutes a day. See if you can work that up. A little weight training is a great idea too, I...
Forum: MS Fitness 01-19-2019, 01:42 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,656
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Ice Road Biking

I am starting to get my exercise routine down but of course it highly weather dependent at this time of year. I ride on the nice days, 45 deg and above and only if there's minimal ice around, walk...
Forum: MS Fitness 01-15-2019, 09:52 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,656
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
WOW is right! I think this is the most excited...

WOW is right! I think this is the most excited I've ever seen you. Makes me want to go out today!

Way to go Veronica, great story!

Larry
Forum: MS Fitness 01-01-2019, 05:51 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 2,656
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
MSers In Training, 2019

We went to a dinner theater on New Year's eve, a murder mystery, lots of audience participation, tons of fun, got home just before 11:00 PM. I sat down and turned on the TV thinking maybe I'd stay...
Forum: MS Fitness 12-28-2018, 04:29 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 19,132
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Hey Marina, thanks for the prod. Admittedly, ...

Hey Marina, thanks for the prod. Admittedly, I've been pretty easily and heavily distracted lately. It's really great to see you are making so much headway returning from your latest setback. ...
Forum: General 12-06-2018, 07:21 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 13,114
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
I haven't heard of anyone getting a Rituxan...

I haven't heard of anyone getting a Rituxan infusion for MS any more often than every six months. I think people with RA can get it as often as monthly but I don't know the usual dossage. One guy I...
Forum: General 12-05-2018, 07:29 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 13,114
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
I did another Rituxan infusion yesterday, they...

I did another Rituxan infusion yesterday, they get easier and easier. This one took 2 hours, the only side effect was a slightly fluish feeling yesterday evening. Felt fine today! I think the...
Forum: MS Fitness 12-05-2018, 07:00 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 19,132
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Great idea Alain! In looking for a YouTube video...

Great idea Alain! In looking for a YouTube video I also found out you can make one of these at home if you happen to have an old mountain bike frame laying around, which I do! After all its just a...
Forum: MS Fitness 12-03-2018, 02:36 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 19,132
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Ski Bike

Well, the ski bike was a blast! Of course, I fell every time I tried to do something new. I fell the first time I got off the lift, fell the first time I tried to make a right turn and again when I...
Forum: MS Fitness 11-29-2018, 08:22 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 19,132
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
That's pretty remarkable Alain, my Ortho...

That's pretty remarkable Alain, my Ortho discouraged me from getting a new hip because he thought the recovery would be so difficult. I'm going to look to look for a new Ortho I think!

Ski bike...
Forum: MS Fitness 11-14-2018, 09:07 PM
Replies: 95
Views: 19,132
Posted By AMFADVENTURES
Merde! Alain, a bionic hip! Let us hope it...

Merde! Alain, a bionic hip! Let us hope it serves you well. Will you be cycling longer on bigger hills? Wishing you all the best getting that thing working for you (I hear they are reasonably...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:59 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
ActiveMSers