World record rower Gus McKechnie from Southampton set to take part in new wheelchair race – Daily Echo

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World record rower Gus McKechnie from Southampton set to take part in new wheelchair race
Daily Echo
HE'S the Hampshire man who has completed 11 marathons, set two world records, and trekked on Mont Blanc. Gus McKechnie from Southampton suffers from hemiparesis – a type of cerebral palsy – but is determined to fulfill his ambition of doing 40 new …


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Hemiparesis Living Care, Rehabilitation Recovery, Safety: Includes Care for living with : One Side Partial Paralysis or Muscle Weakness, Footdrop or Spasticity resulting from Head Injury or Stroke
Home Care and Safety, Rehabilitation exercises,associated conditions, problem areas, treatment options, behavioral, emotional consequences, realistic goals, future expectations, resources, brain training and safety practices are covered. Safety and care at home of those affected is the primary focus. This book compiles researching current health care practices emphasizing safety with reviewing valuable lessons learned and studied in over 30 years since the author 'awoke' from a coma, revealing his own partial paralysis or hemiparesis and beginning the road back through rehabilitation and subsequent successful life an an engineer and self growth author