All through my life I thought that it was normal to hear my heart beating and to feel every beat too. Apparently this is NOT normal however, go figure! Each beat my heartbeat is magnified as it is beating against my ribs and malformed sternum, pectus carinatum to give it the proper name, pigeon chest […]Read more "The heart .. I always thought .."
Laid there this evening trying to get to sleep (which lasted less than 2 hours by the way, mutter, mumble) and I had a very un-nerving image came to mind as I tried to extend my conscienceness. Yes I know, sounds mental, why are you surprised? I thought you all knew I was crazy lol. […]Read more "Proficy – well, kind of …"
Finally I am pleased to share that my GP has FINALLY realised just how sick I actually am. It’s a shame it took him 7 years to actually read my medical records. He ought to have done so when I joined the practice but hey we got there in the end. He is now actually […]Read more "GP improvement in attitude"
As you are aware I am readying myself for my appeal to get the mobility element of Personal Independence Payment. Today I collected a letter from my GP who has FINALLY got it sorted. This has now helped him realise just how crap my health actually is. I don’t go pestering them like many others […]Read more "Something positive! .. Kind of …"
Last night my daughter announced to me by text that her cardio consultant was referring her for surgery on her ascending aortic aneurysm as it was now growing at a concerning rate and her increasing difficulties with exercise and the like were worrying them. Why then I am feeling guilty? My daughter is 23 and […]Read more "Guilt .. A Genetic Trauma."
If you have read my other posts you may have seen how I recently complained following a consultation with one of the two GPs in our practice. Well, with that complaint underway you would hope that they would go out of their way to make things run more smoothly for me to restore my faith […]Read more "The GP surgery gets WORSE"
Well, Its now March 2018 and I am still here. It’s not because I have sorted my money out cos I havent, I am still awaiting my appeal as they have refused me my mobility help again even though they accept I need help at home and am not fit to work, the fact my […]Read more "Benefits and life update"