Melissa Allensworth says bowel and bladder issues are the hardest part of living with SCI.

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