Category Archives: health

PIlls and side effects: good or bad?

Some years ago, I went to the GP and she prescribed pain killers, but in so doing had to prescribe something else to protect my stomach ffrom the side effects of the pills she was prescribing.  ????? Yeah. That’s what … Continue reading

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The Early Bird gets the Doc

I’ve mentioned before how useless our GP surgery is, but there are times when we have to bite the bullet and abide by the system. After one cock-up too many, Hubby took the auto renewal procedure out of the prescription … Continue reading

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If the boot fits………….

then Cinderella shall go to the ball! However, this post is nothing to do with glass slippers, pumpkin coaches and mice footmen. No, this is to do with kitting Maggie out with bootees for a forthcoming trip. Photo: January 2015 … Continue reading

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Eyes Right!

We both had eye tests this afternoon, and our plan was to go in relay so that one of us could stay with the dog. Hubby went in first, so I sat in the car and people watched. We’d been … Continue reading

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Rescheduled

Hubby was due to have an ultrasound on Tuesday regarding his kidney stones, but as he was in another hospital, obviously couldn’t keep his appointment. Now here’s the thing. Normally, new appointments take a little while to come through, so … Continue reading

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Home, safe and sound

Hubby was discharged this afternoon with a wad of ECGs, some nitro spray and enough perforations to imitate a tea bag. The good news is that it was NOT a heart attack, and the Xray showed his lungs are clear. … Continue reading

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Hubby update

Thank you all so much for your support and kind wishes, especially when many of you have troubles of your own. I really appreciate it as it makes me feel I’m not alone. I finally settled down for the night … Continue reading

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