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- 25 Nov 2010, 1:01pm
- Forum: Health and fitness
- Topic: Cannulated Screw hip repair
- Replies: 147
- Views: 44203
I suspect I succumbed to Stockholm Syndrome in the hospital. I had three days of pretty good care (although no information) followed by three completely unnecessary days of effective holding against my will at huge unnecessary expense to the NHS. Believe me, as an occupational therapist who used to...
The year before last, my neighbour came off his bike on ice, broke a couple of bones in his foot, then developed a DVT and nearly died. Last year I came off on black ice, landed hard on my coccyx and couldn't sit down comfortably for a couple of months. I am being very wary this year and once we get...
You have to keep your centre of gravity within your base of support. As the bike turns, the centre of gravity moves and the base of support changes. So you lean to realign the centre of gravity.
Recently I went out with a group to celebrate an old friend's 47th birthday. For some reason or other he chose to go to a new bar which was very trendy and specialised in expensive cocktails. I was remarkably restrained and just had a couple of glasses of wine and my friend seemed to be pacing hims...
That was replaced with a B&W Ixon IQ and not surprisingly it blows the other two out of the water. It's very bright and the rechargeable batteries last for ages even on full power. Even better is the beam pattern, which has a nice cut-off to prevent dazzling other people and focuses the light w...
- 15 Sep 2010, 1:10pm
- Forum: Does anyone know … ?
- Topic: Cycling & Replacement knee operation
- Replies: 8
- Views: 769
He puts his recovery down to faithfully keeping to the post op physiotherapy routine.
This is really important. If you don't do the exercises, you'll never get full flexion back.
- 2 Sep 2010, 2:04pm
- Forum: Helmets & helmet discussion
- Topic: Stop Headway - Campaign
- Replies: 50
- Views: 3683
[XAP]Bob wrote:Adding FaceBook is easy, and is a good publicity tool - but I've no idea how flexible it is in terms of publishing.
Also, however pervasive it appears, there are a good number of people who do not use FB.
Any better ideas than helmetsense... One advantage - It's available
Use Your Head?
- 1 Sep 2010, 12:46pm
- Forum: Campaigning & Public Policy
- Topic: What ever happened to the Gentleman?
- Replies: 62
- Views: 4267
I punched him in the face knocking him to the ground. ...I was just defending her rights. No you weren't. Defending her would have been pushing him away. He assaulted her, you assaulted him. I think if a women touches a male stranger it's acceptable because he can defend himself, but if a man touch...