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Old 03-09-2011, 08:50 AM   #1
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Been gone a while-stroke

I had a stroke on the evening of Dec. 27th, with a brain clot and and bleeding on the brain. Lost use of hands,feet,legs and arms until a few weeks ago. Just now released for home care rehab today. It will be awhile until I can drive and tow the trailer. Looking foward to next years rallys. Mike Taylor

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Old 03-09-2011, 09:33 AM   #2
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Wishing you a speedy and full recovery.


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Old 03-09-2011, 09:34 AM   #3
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Mike, I'm so sorry you've had a bad time of it. Work hard at rehab and we will see you back out on the road! I will be sending traveling thoughts your way.
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Old 03-09-2011, 10:17 AM   #4
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Best of Luck! And a Speedy Recovery.
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Old 03-09-2011, 11:28 AM   #5
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We hope to see you out camping after your recovery.
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Old 03-09-2011, 12:37 PM   #6
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Mike, Smooth roads and a speedy recovery.
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Old 03-09-2011, 04:37 PM   #7
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Sorry to hear of your misfortune. I remember you from Lake San Antonio. I hope you continue to improve.

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Old 03-09-2011, 07:53 PM   #8
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I'm sorry to hear that, Mike, but delighted you are home and doing better.

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Old 03-09-2011, 09:06 PM   #9
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Welcome home, Mike---hope you bounce quickly, and get back on the road!
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Old 03-09-2011, 09:18 PM   #10
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Stroke - what a bummer!!!!!!!!!!
Glad you are home and working at a complete recovery. Get well soon.
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Old 03-09-2011, 10:42 PM   #11
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Hello Mike! Sorry you have been faced with this challenge, but it is wonderful news you are home and working toward a swift & complete healing. Prayer that you'll soon be up and rollin' with your Egg - looking forward to crossing paths in the future. L 'n D
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Old 03-10-2011, 05:21 AM   #12
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What a bummer! Been there - done that- don't want to do it again!!!!!
I had one back in '03. Took a while to learn to walk and talk again. Exercise well and take lots of walks. I used one of those squeeze balls to help co-orindinate the hands and fingers. Read or do puzzles to help your concentration. It does take time but if you work at it things do get better. My Doc now says that there's no scarring or residual effects from my stroke. All has gone. [ my friends have always said otherwise]
Take care and keep in touch.
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Old 03-10-2011, 05:24 AM   #13
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Mike, welcome back to FiberglassRV. Sorry to hear about your health issues, every day is a gift for all of us. I'm sending best wishes to you for a speedy recovery.
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Old 03-10-2011, 03:40 PM   #14
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Sorry to hear about your stoke, get better soon. Try some card games to help the mind get back on track.

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