Medical Negligence // There is help out there

Just over a week ago, I had to go to my local hospital for a MRI on my Small Bowel. It’s a long story which I will write about another time. I arrived early, so I went to the designated smoking area. You always meet some really wonderful people in the smoking area. These people are always willing to share their life story with you, whether you ask them or not. That day I met two people. Clive, who had fought off lung cancer which had now spread to his brain and another man who I didn’t get chance to… View Post

Generalised Anxiety Disorder // (GAD)

  Some of you may have seen me mention that I suffer from very bad anxiety. The anxiety I suffer with is about everything in general. Even the silliest of things become a nightmare for my anxiety. Generalised Anxiety Disorder The correct term for this is Generalised Anxiety Disorder or GAD for short. A definition of GAD found on the internet describes it as an ‘Anxiety Disorder that is characterised by excessive, uncontrollable and often irrational worry about everyday things that is disproportionate to the actual source of worry’ Worrying can actually be quite a healthy process, however excessive and… View Post

Wisdom Tooth Extraction // Pure Hell

Nothing EVER in my life goes to plan or is just plain and simple. I don’t know why I thought this Wisdom Tooth Extraction would be any different. All my wisdom teeth are impacted and have caused me nothing but pain and misery since they started to emerge. My last Wisdom Tooth Extraction was back in 2006 and my mind had purposely blocked out most of what had happened during the operation. All I remember was lots of Lidocaine, lots of drilling, and my mouth being ripped at the side. I also remember telling the surgeon to fuck off. I… View Post

Eczema and Psoriasis // 24.01.13

  Cameron suffers from really bad Eczema and Psoriasis, which is unfortunately genetic. The Eczema and Psoriasis flares up really bad in the cold weather. Cameron has had it since he was about 6 months old. What is Eczema and Psoriasis?   Eczema Eczema is a very common skin condition which can effect anyone at any age. There are many different types of Eczema, however the most common is Atopic Eczema. Atopic Eczema makes skin dry, red, itchy and cracked. It can appear on any part of your body. There are lots of creams available through your Doctor or Pharmacist… View Post