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Health Update

Yesterday I had a follow-up appointment with the dermatology hospital specialist to see how the nuclear levels of drugs were working on my auto-immune disease, Lichen Planus. I was a […]
Health Update

Itching to tell you about it…

and also need an ickle rant.  Re my autoimmune stupid f’ing thing.. Firstly it’s got worse.  I only had external rashes (OK really unbearably itchy and all over my body […]

Consultant results appt

Visiting the Royal Marsden today.  Always love that they have a wing named the ‘Wallace Wing’. I’m loitering in the waiting room and it slowly empties… I’m still sat there.  […]

Dodgy knee

OK I’ve finally given in.  My knee has been blinking killing me since I had that fall in Melbourne.  I can’t kneel down or put any pressure on my knee.  […]

Urology consultant appt

I was determined that today was going to be my last and final visit to “the mortuary”… but not before an open and honest discussion was to take place between […]

Happy Birthday to our NHS

Today our beloved NHS is 64 years old.  I’m just hoping that it’s not going to retire at 65! I’m aware that sometimes I don’t sound grateful for the wonderful […]

Colonoscopy

Following on from the disastrous attempt last month, I tried again. I was sent the bowel prep and followed the instructions carefully (eek I really didn’t want to be too […]

Colonoscopy NOT!

For many months I’ve been experiencing a lot of pain in my abdomen, swelling that comes and goes but is excruciatingly painful, headaches and dreadful nausea. There’s also been blood […]