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We all take our health for granted until something goes wrong. Mostly people suffer from coughs and colds and that be a couple of weeks where you feel like you are close to death. 753 more words


Pope Francis - Miracle Worker?

A baby’s inoperable brain tumour has reportedly reduced in size following a kiss on the head from Pope Francis.

Francis kissed one-year-old Gianna Masciantoni during his visit to Philadelphia in September, … 173 more words

Not Dead Yet...

I keep realising that the spaces between me writing and posting and me not writing and posting are getting longer and longer. If I’m honest, it’s because I haven’t had any good news lately, and hate being the bearer of bad. 746 more words

Not Made Up

"Crazy" and "unusual" case of tapeworm tumours

Doctors have reported that a man in Colombia has died with tumours made of cancerous parasitic worm tissue growing in his organs.  The 41 year old man had been suffering from HIV and a weakened immune system and doctors had tried to diagnose the cause in 2013. 147 more words


helpful support?

This evening I went to my monthly Support Group.

I couldn’t help it, I was getting annoyed with the facilitator because he was spending so much time having a one-on-one long conversation with one person.   684 more words

How much to share..

So, the count now is 28 people.  I have told 28 people, other than support group and my medical team (neuro doctors), that I’ll need brain surgery in the next year or two. 368 more words

Heartbreak and hopelessness

On Armistice Day a year ago, Clive fell on his knees in a hotel just outside Rheims in the North of France. He couldn’t get up by himself nor could our friends get him up. 278 more words

Living In Italy