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Clinical query

Sorry for the gruesome picture.  This is for the medics out there, and any rheumatologists/dermatologists/medical students…

Today I met a 38 year old man who has been suffering this rash on his hands and feet for 9 months.   412 more words


It’s funny how people react when you say “I have cancer again”. It almost sounds as though I have been careless or negligent and have let it back into my life through neglect. 900 more words

Tangling With Cancer

Being slightly stalked

So I am now in hospital. It’s difficult to decide what to bring. How ill will I feel? Will I be able to wear my own pyjamas? 745 more words

Tangling With Cancer

Hello, hello I'm back again...

Perhaps it’s not the most tasteful of blog titles with it’s unsavoury connection to Gary Glitter but it just pops into my head today while we drive home from the hospital. 627 more words

Tangling With Cancer

My Best Vein

It seems like hardly any time since we were strolling across the canals of Venice but, of course, real life has a habit of crashing in. 1,414 more words

Tangling With Cancer