I would love to do more yoga but it is one of the things that I cannot much do now I have a pump - too much movement of the spine, repetitive bending or twisting can dislodge or kink the catheter which would mean another operation to replace it, and they leave the old catheter inside, just thread a new tube instead. Are any of your exercises more static? I also have trouble holding a posture (lack of strength) and have very poor balance though I was able to do some exercises as long as I could hold on to something,
If you get your SW("super, wonderful") BBB husband to type "The-Magic-Of-Yoga: Hyperbaric Pure Oxygen Therapy and Yoga" into the net you will find this site where she talks of the success she has had curing her Auto Immune Disorder which she had had for the last 11 years. I am now looking for a master who will instruct me in the specific exercises she mentions. She is at the top of the page & about
5 sites down the page you will find one about
the benefits of hyperbaric oxygen and MS.
I got to it in a roundabout
way because I first saw a DVD about
yoga breathing where he mentioned that you could create this hyperbaric oxygen effect. So I devised my own exercise and had this remarkable response. So I went looking on the net for someone who could teach me properly and found this site.
I have not done much vegetable growing yet but plan to grow vegs amongst flowers when we remodel the backyard with some raised flower beds that I can garden.
Have had relapsing/remitting MS since 10 yrs old. Secondary/progressive since 1995. Baclofen pump since 2008.
Plant your own garden & decorate your own soul instead of waiting for someone to bring you flowers.
Know that you are strong, worthy and can learn & endure.