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by Kath
Wed Mar 15, 2017 11:57 am
Forum: New? Start Here!
Topic: New here.. Birth Erb's
Replies: 4
Views: 1580

Re: New here.. Birth Erb's

Hi Tom
Your are not alone. Welcome to UBPN website. Many of us injured at birth have similar complaints. There are a number of pages on FB including a UBPN share page.
Kath
by Kath
Tue Dec 06, 2016 8:25 pm
Forum: Adult and Young Adult OBPI
Topic: Camp Experience for Adult/OBPI
Replies: 0
Views: 1169

Camp Experience for Adult/OBPI

Camp 2017 I am taking a chance that some of the people registered to use this form still come and read here. I was wondering how many adults have ever considered coming to Camp. For many years Camp was expensive for adults and some said they could not afford to attend. This year adult BPI are free a...
by Kath
Tue Dec 06, 2016 8:16 pm
Forum: Adult and Young Adult OBPI
Topic: chronicly dislocated shoulder
Replies: 2
Views: 994

Re: chronicly dislocated shoulder

Hi Ashley, I have a ROBPI and right now I feel as if my shoulder and scapular are out of place. I was recently hurt during my Mamogram the technician kept pushing my shoulder down and pulling my arm to stretch it out. After years of PT I had almost no pain and now it's chronic and severe. I'm trying...
by Kath
Fri Oct 10, 2014 12:26 pm
Forum: Parents of OBPI Children
Topic: SENSORY INTERGRATION DYSFUNCTION?
Replies: 121
Views: 27528

Re: SENSORY INTERGRATION DYSFUNCTION?

OUR OT SUGGESTED THAT J HAS SENSORY INTERGRATION DYSFUNCTION. I AM WONDERING HAS ANYONE CONNECTED THIS WITH ERB'S? DOES ANYONE HAVE A WEBSITE ON THIS? OR POSSIBLY CAN GIVE SOME INFO ON IT? I most definitely see SID as part of my OBPI. I am older , learned coping skills but something's still drive m...
by Kath
Fri Oct 10, 2014 12:15 pm
Forum: Adult and Young Adult OBPI
Topic: Hello
Replies: 1
Views: 2917

Hello

I have not been to the Message boards for a very long time. I was just checking to see how everyone was doing. Some of the posts are very old but I'm sure helpful to newcomers .

Hope everyone is taking time to stretch ! :D
by Kath
Mon Apr 21, 2014 4:28 am
Forum: Adult and Young Adult OBPI
Topic: Hi Again!
Replies: 1
Views: 2178

Re: Hi Again!

Nice to see you again Michelle and to hear things are going so well. Congratulations on finishing school that is a great feat. I hope you do well with you 10K run in memory of your Nana. My grandchildren call me Nana and it is a special name and wonderful joy to be someone's grandmother... Good Luck
by Kath
Sat Apr 19, 2014 1:21 pm
Forum: Adult and Young Adult OBPI
Topic: hi
Replies: 5
Views: 2930

Re: hi

Abba

Here is the link to the TBPI board. I hope someone their can give you some answers or directions for treatment.

http://ubpn.org/forum/viewforum.php?f=18
by Kath
Wed Mar 05, 2014 10:52 pm
Forum: Adult and Young Adult OBPI
Topic: What kind of person would I be without OBPI
Replies: 3
Views: 1912

Re: What kind of person would I be without OBPI

Without OBPI, I would not be me. I am strong minded, determined, positive person because I had to be to function at all. OBPI children have two constant companions, one is challenge the other is frustration. From a very early age we learn to deal with challenges because everything we attempt to do i...
by Kath
Tue Jan 14, 2014 8:56 pm
Forum: Parents of OBPI Children
Topic: hello everyone
Replies: 2
Views: 2403

Re: hello everyone

I have not been around much recently but wanted to send a happy New Year back to you. Going,to camp will be the best experience ever for both of you. It is a wonderful experience for the children and a healing one for the parents.
Kath/ROBPI/adult
by Kath
Tue Apr 23, 2013 9:32 pm
Forum: Life After Injury: Moving Forward and Getting Back on Track
Topic: Life is what you make it!
Replies: 7
Views: 9711

Life is what you make it!

As an adult obpi there is only life after injury. I truly believe life is what you make of it. You can have a piety party or stand up and say "I am more than my arm." As children we don't know how to cope with some of the teasing and taunting. As adults we know where the scars are but we also know t...