ActiveMSers Forums  

Go Back   ActiveMSers Forums > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 13 of 13
Search took 0.00 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Grady
Forum: MS Fitness 07-09-2018, 10:21 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,954
Posted By Grady
Electric assist

Well Alain & Veronica, because of you Iím making the jump to an electric assist trike. I did a 30 mile ride with my buddies this past weekend. It was hot, humid and very windy. These are the guys...
Forum: Dave's SCT Journey 07-03-2018, 10:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 120
Posted By Grady
Baclofen

I have been taking baclofen at night to assist with sleep. My neuro says all my walking problems are spasticity related and she recommended a pump about 5 years ago. My wife is a nurse and...
Forum: MS Fitness 06-21-2018, 06:46 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,954
Posted By Grady
Trike vs. Bike

I made the switch to a recumbent trike for the same reasons. I find the trike to be much more relaxing since I donít have to worry about falling. The trike is much slower than my two wheeled bikes...
Forum: General 01-27-2018, 06:29 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By Grady
This is the M.S. web site that I check daily,...

This is the M.S. web site that I check daily, usually a couple times per day. Iím an infrequent poster but a frequent lurker. It is by far my favorite. This is where the cool kids hang out!
Forum: General 01-20-2018, 04:22 PM
Replies: 258
Views: 86,953
Posted By Grady
I was diagnosed 39 years ago this month. I went...

I was diagnosed 39 years ago this month. I went through the same thing you are going through. It was very hard to accept. I decided to try new activities that I hadnít done prior to my diagnosis. ...
Forum: MS Fitness 01-03-2018, 09:17 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 955
Posted By Grady
Iíve noticed I walk better when I leave the gym...

Iíve noticed I walk better when I leave the gym than when I walk in. So yes, it definitely helps me. I also walk better when Iíve been out for a ride on my recumbent trike.
Forum: MS Fitness 03-24-2017, 12:25 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 14,819
Posted By Grady
Trike(s)

Marina I love your thought process. If I sent you my wife's name and address would you send her a letter supporting my need for two trikes??:)
I've only been out 2 times so far, both 10 mile rides. ...
Forum: MS Fitness 10-25-2016, 06:44 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 23,508
Posted By Grady
Good job Veronica. I experience the same thing...

Good job Veronica. I experience the same thing with my knees. I now wear a sleeve on my right leg and ankle braces when I ride my trike. I asked my PT about a knee brace and she told me my leg...
Forum: Gear 09-19-2016, 02:51 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 1,611
Posted By Grady
Exerstrider poles

I have tried several types of poles but the Exerstrider poles are my favorite. I can no longer do the Nordic/fitness walking so now I just use them to get around. I would not use them on a hiking...
Forum: MS Fitness 02-21-2016, 04:01 PM
Replies: 153
Views: 23,508
Posted By Grady
Smile I continue to lurk and be inspired by what...

I continue to lurk and be inspired by what everyone is doing to beat this disease. I'm very encouraged by the research showing how important it is for us to stay active. When I was diagnosed 37...
Forum: MS Fitness 03-30-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 17,422
Posted By Grady
My Bike Friday arrived about a month ago. We...

My Bike Friday arrived about a month ago. We have had a relatively early end to winter around here so I have been able to get out and ride. I still struggle to raise my leg high enough to get over...
Forum: MS Fitness 12-17-2014, 08:36 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 36,526
Posted By Grady
Trike

I have a Catrike Expedition. I purchased an extender from Utah Trikes that allows me to put a 700cc back wheel on it which improved the speed a couple mph. I also added assist bars to it that...
Forum: MS Fitness 12-14-2014, 04:30 PM
Replies: 226
Views: 36,526
Posted By Grady
Thanks for the inspiration!

Greetings Fellow MSers,
I've only been lurking for a few days but have read all the posts. I am impressed with what everyone is doing to stay in shape and beat this nasty disease. I was diagnosed...
Showing results 1 to 13 of 13

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 02:06 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.0
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
ActiveMSers