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We are about 1 year down the road since I posted my question. The temporary stoma (ileum) has come and gone and so has the cancer (at least they cannot find anything anymore but they keep checking me :) ). I have been rowing in between visits to the hospital and am slowly getting back in shape. The ...
- August 11th, 2018, 2:07 am
- Forum: Health & Fitness
- Topic: rowing with a stoma
- Replies: 6
- Views: 1147
Interesting to read in an older thread about other cancer patients that are also rowing. Recently I was diagnosed with rectal cancer and at present undergoing radiation therapy (25 sessions of which yesterday I finished the 13th) combined with chemo therapy (pills I can take at home on radiation day...
- January 6th, 2018, 6:50 pm
- Forum: Health & Fitness
- Topic: Coronary Disease, CHF, COPD, Diabetes, Depression, PTSD
- Replies: 11
- Views: 3220
I understand Steve's good intentions but I think that a project like this should be set up like a proper research project that includes a system to render individual medical details anonymously. To draw relevant conclusions - and make recommendations for a grant - about the effects of exercise on ce...
- August 12th, 2017, 8:08 pm
- Forum: Indoor Rowers
- Topic: PM5: Bluetooth & ANT Connection Drops
- Replies: 42
- Views: 15233
I use the same combination; BT for the connection between my iPhone and the PM5 and a Garmin HRM (strap on model) with ANT+. Apart from that I listen (via another BT) link to music sent from my desktop iMac. So lots of RF traffic going on. I notice that interruptions occur: 1. when te battery level ...
- January 12th, 2017, 7:06 pm
- Forum: General
- Topic: My 3 year (5 million meter) story
- Replies: 9
- Views: 8302
Good and inspiring story. When you are working full time and want to have quality time with the family it can be hard to fit in physical exercise. Yes. Setting a goal and structuring your daily exercise as a routine helps a lot to find the necessary discipline. I belong to the generation of "early r...
As you may gather from my username (VK2GWK) one of my hobbies - apart from rowing - is chatting to friends around the world by radio and experimenting with equipment and antennas. Another hobby is photography and I discovered that radio amateurs quite often are also keen on their cameras. The logica...
- January 1st, 2017, 8:11 pm
- Forum: Forum in het Nederlands
- Topic: Benieuwd????
- Replies: 1
- Views: 2639
Sinds een paar maanden hebben we ook zo'n machien... Inmiddels wat kilos er af geroeid en de conditie verbeterd. Ook langzamerhand eens wat aan het rondkijken naar mogelijkheden om het roeien nog leuker en afwisselender te maken. Dan kom je op dit forum terecht en ziet plotseling dat er - uniek verg...
- December 4th, 2016, 10:25 pm
- Forum: Weight Loss & Weight Control
- Topic: New to rowing...
- Replies: 17
- Views: 10554
Another late starter.... first week of October this year we got our C2 and I started rowing about 30 mins a day - now up to 560 - 65 mns. I also started eating less and drinking less alcoholic beverages and a lot more water. I als skipped my daily whiskey and reduced half bottle of red wine to one a...