It’s a Sunday evening in January 2011. I’m sitting with 6 strangers in a house in Paddington. There’s an uneasy silence. We’re waiting to get started. 1,065 more words
Tags » Brachial Plexus Injury
Knees are important. They spare us the embarrassment of constantly falling over. For me, they bring other benefits too. Here are 5 reasons why.
1. Imagine this scenario. 466 more words
Doctors were concerned about blood in my urine. The collision with the car may have damaged my kidneys. To check I’d need an internal examination, under general anaesthetic. 954 more words
The Myelogram procedure was awful. Not excessively painful, but dehumanising and unpleasant. Wearing only a paper gown tied at the back, I climbed onto the cold radiography table, rolling onto my side to get into the foetal position as instructed. 1,139 more words