Today started with a surprise. I had some visitors from the Berlin Brandenburg broadcast station. Their video team filmed while they asked me about my accident, its consequences for my life, and the rehabilitation progress.
They wanted to warn their audience in particular why bathing can be dangerous. Typically this kind of injury occurs after taking a headfirst dive into unknown waters and I explained what happened to me.
See that interview yourself in the rbb Mediathek.
Actually, most spinal cord injuries are caused by sporting, swimming, recreational, and motor vehicle accidents. Here is how to stay safe this summer: