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We all ran into the water diving in. As I floated to the surface face down unable to move I knew the blood in the water was mine. I was placed in a halo brace to stabilize quadriplegia. My creative works since have featured in 65 exhibitions around the world "Love the Universe in You" is my latest published book. It was written with a glowing smile. Grab a copy and find your bliss.
After losing her brother and becoming a paraplegic in a horrific motor vehicle accident Sarah Casteel has gone on to become a world ranked wheelchair tennis champion. With a mean top-spin backhand the inspiring Sarah Casteel has her eyes set on the London Paralympics 2012.
I had given up on marriage. All of a sudden there he was sitting in the sun in a wheelchair, my knight, my soulmate, my somebody extraordinary. Francois a C6-7 quadriplegic has a deep understanding of human nature, and great sense of humour. Meeting him changed my life forever. I offered him a sip of my ginger beer. We married in 2009 in South Africa.
This week our sexy disabled 3D wheelchair models Michael in briefs and Kay in a pink bikini splash into some pool fun. A big problem with Daz3D is animating water and creating splash effects. We explain the short cuts so you can get straight to the pool fun part.
Create 3D wheelchair animation in Daz3D quick and easy. Daz3D is free and our tips fast track you to a whole new world of disabled wheelchair modeling and animation. Watch as our handsome wheelchair model Michael comes to life pushing his Flex wheelchair across the floor.
3D wheelchair models Ioke and Victoria and for the ladies, Michael our handsome 3D male model. Men and women with spinal cord injury and wheelchair devotees are willing to model for me. Problem is they become shy when it comes to publishing their image on the internet.
Movie studios employ dozens of CGI (Computer Generated Image) artists who toil for years to produce a two hour movie like Avatar. It can take months to learn how to use complex NURBS 3D modeling programs. Here are a few of my 3D disability modeling creations.
Guidelines for wheelchair service delivery systems that provide and improve access to manual wheelchairs. Great strategies for wheelchair provision, as well as user instruction and care. The important link between the user and the wheelchair.
Funny things happen to me in my wheelchair. Being a quadriplegic I slip a kind of large insulated cup onto my wrist to lift a drink to my mouth. I call it my cooler. Sitting outside of the Treasury Casino one night a woman came by and dropped a few coins in my cooler! I was a victim of drive by wheelchair pity! She must have thought I was some kind of handicap street beggar.
Changing supra pubic catheters can be a daunting task. I have guided many through a suprapubic catheter change over 16 years. Take a deep breath and relax. Here is both our 3 step emergency guide and easy to follow 10 step guide on how to safely change a supra pubic catheter.
A bladder washout is a technique used to flush blood clots or debris from the bladder by pushing solution into the bladder and immediately draining. A bladder washout may also be performed when unable to drink enough fluids, or to rid the bladder of certain urinary tract infections.