Monthly Archives: January 2015

Update in the Respiratory Front

Rabbi is making progress in the respiratory area. A respirator is connected by the trachea.  It consists of a balloon that can either be open, deflated -“uncuffed”, or closed, inflated – “cuffed”.  This either allows or prevents air to go down to the vocal cords.  When the balloon is cuffed air can not reach the […]

Customized Wheel Chair Update

Exciting progress!! Stage 1 of the new chair is complete. The difference is astounding – and was obvious immediately! Rabbi is sitting upright with just the right amount of non-pressured support. Aside from a better view of the world, it inhibits pain. Imagine trying to confirm your feet to someone else’s worn out pair of […]