Hello Endo

Hospitals are so grim aren't they?! The air is filled with nothing but sadness and sickness. I do my best to stay clear but recently became an overnight resident after my long awaited laparoscopy. A laparoscopy is essentially keyhole surgery to poke around your insides with a camera and carry out small surgical procedures. In … Continue reading Hello Endo

Is My Time Up?

A few weeks ago, I was told "Your bladder is fine now, you're cured". My face said it all but being blessed with patience, I politely pointed out that by definition, an incurable condition cannot be cured. I have been extremely fortunate to fall into remission but not a day, or actually a few hours, … Continue reading Is My Time Up?

I Love Me 

Valentines Day. Love it or hate it, the 14th of February cannot be ignored. The shops are full of tacky cards, overpriced flowers and cuddly toys. I especially hate the ugly stuffed animals that cost double the price just because they're holding a heart emblazoned with "I Love You" (apologies if you're a fan). My … Continue reading I Love Me