More than 100 years ago there was no antibiotics to treat Tuberkulose patients.
This is why the hospital city Beelitz Heilstätten with 60 buildings was founded 1898 in the middle of nowhere: Brandenburg.
The deep forest is probably the best environment to offer conservative Air, Water and Light therapy.
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Tetraplegia, also known as quadriplegia, is paralysis caused by illness or injury that results in the partial or total loss of use of all four limbs and torso; paraplegia is similar but does not affect the arms.
Sub C3 describes my level of the spinal cord injury, it means the last vertebrae which works is C3 and underneath there is the damage. C4 and C5 are broken, so is the belonging spinal cord.
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Sitting is quite a challenging task to make. Jan is doing this since a few weeks already for 1,5-2 hours every day. Continue reading Training To Become More Mobile
After three months lying in bed today Jan sat in a seat for more then an hour. Since Jan was brought to this hospital, Continue reading The New Perspective
I took the final step to breathe on my own. My logopedist closed the remaining hole in my throat with tape. The skin has grown together and the only thing what’s left is the dark little spot on the throat. Continue reading On My Own
The two hardest months in Jan’s life and mine have just passed and it was the shortest summer we’ve ever had. So many things have happened and many of them I have tucked away to digest later. It is simply not possible to handle everything at once. Continue reading Two Months Later
Since we moved to a new room in a different department many things changed. Positive changes happened with Jans lung condition. He is breathing without any support since 3 days and looks like he don’t need the lung cleaning anymore. Continue reading New Life Improvements