Melissa Allensworth says bowel and bladder issues are the hardest part of living with SCI.
“Pee. Pee. PeePeePeePee. Pee. Pee. PeePeePeePee!” My husband and I waved our arms in the air, chanting the words as if we were performing a magical ritual. My daughter was almost 2, and the potty-training had begun. We would sit her on the toilet every few hours and begin our ceremonial dance, urging her to go pee pee on the toilet like a big girl. (Oh, what damage have I done by ad