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by Tanya in NY
Wed Nov 09, 2016 2:32 pm
Forum: Adaptations & DIY
Topic: Splints?
Replies: 2
Views: 1550

Re: Splints?

I'm not sure if it would be helpful, but what about a McKie splint I believe it is called. It's for supination. Just a thought.

Tanya in NY
Amber's Mom, ROBPI, 14 years old
by Tanya in NY
Tue Sep 13, 2016 10:48 pm
Forum: Camp UBPN
Topic: UBPN Camp 2017 is set!
Replies: 2
Views: 2927

Re: UBPN Camp 2017 is set!

Super excited! Lots of people have already signed up and it's still about a year away! Keep those sign-ups coming. And remember...all those with a bpi are FREE!
by Tanya in NY
Tue Sep 13, 2016 10:46 pm
Forum: Parents of OBPI Children
Topic: Triangle Tilt result ?!
Replies: 4
Views: 2311

Re: Triangle Tilt result ?!

Email Kara at kara@ubpn.org. She is on the board of directors. Give her a couple days to respond as she is unavailable at the moment but would be great to talk to about the TT.
by Tanya in NY
Tue Sep 13, 2016 10:34 pm
Forum: New? Start Here!
Topic: Any teens out there!!??
Replies: 2
Views: 1830

Re: Any teens out there!!??

Hi Shae. My name is Tanya, and I serve on the board of directors for UBPN as well as have an almost 14 year old OBPI daughter. There's a teen forum on here that you may find some more activity on. There certainly are plenty of teens with a bpi in our community, it's just a matter of connecting with ...
by Tanya in NY
Fri Apr 04, 2014 7:40 pm
Forum: New? Start Here!
Topic: Introduction of Tanya & Amber
Replies: 0
Views: 1500

Introduction of Tanya & Amber

Hello to all who are reading this. My name is Tanya, and I am mom to Amber (currently 11 years old) with a ROBPI. Amber has numerous splints/braces over the years, as well as OT/PT session including aquatic therapy at one point. She had the anterior capsule release surgery when she was 25 months old...
by Tanya in NY
Fri Apr 04, 2014 7:24 pm
Forum: Parents of OBPI Children
Topic: Just dropping a "hi"
Replies: 0
Views: 1058

Just dropping a "hi"

Hi everyone. Just dropping in to say hello to everyone. I haven't posted in the forums in quite some time, so hoping some still remember me. I'm mom to Amber who is 11 years old, ROBPI. She's doing phenomenal!!!

Tanya in NY
by Tanya in NY
Fri Apr 04, 2014 7:11 pm
Forum: Share Your Story: Friends and Family
Topic: Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Muay Thai with a BPI
Replies: 2
Views: 4937

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu & Muay Thai with a BPI

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Muay Thai with a BPI When Amber was almost 4 years old, we enrolled her in ballet classes as a form of play therapy for her right obstetrical brachial plexus injury (ROBPI). She continued classes until she was 9 when she announced, “I don’t want to dance anymore.” A mother’s...
by Tanya in NY
Wed May 09, 2012 11:08 am
Forum: Parents of OBPI Children
Topic: Baltimore area families
Replies: 1
Views: 991

Baltimore area families

Looking to connect with families in the Baltimore and surrounding areas. Looking for families interested in sharing their story in a forum of medical professionals. Please email me at tanya@ubpn.org if interested or know of any family that would be interested.

Thanks!

Tanya in NY
by Tanya in NY
Wed Dec 29, 2010 10:56 pm
Forum: Research Towards a Cure
Topic: Woman gives birth in MRI machine
Replies: 0
Views: 2032

Woman gives birth in MRI machine

http://www.foxnews.com/health/2010/12/07/woman-gives-birth-mri-machine/ Women's Health World First: Woman Gives Birth in MRI Machine Published December 07, 2010 Charité Hospital Researchers hope the new machine will allow them to study in “greater detail” how the baby moves through the birth canal, ...
by Tanya in NY
Tue Dec 21, 2010 9:47 pm
Forum: Parents of OBPI Children
Topic: Off to Philly
Replies: 2
Views: 861

Off to Philly

We're off to Philadelphia in the AM for a check-up for Amber and to participate in a research study Dr. Kozin is doing. If anyone is to be at Shriner's tomorrow, feel free to email me (my phone gets my email) and maybe we could coordinate meeting up. My email is nursemidwife86@frontiernet.net. Tanya...