Looking for pounds not pity

Apologies for the dramatic title of this post but it was clearly an attention grabber Well we all have our little hurdles and challenges in life and i know people right now going through considerable challenges with their little boy’s health but anyway life is all about dealing with things that come your way and …

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Back at The Christie

Looking forward to my appointment today and hearing what impact the cabergoline has been having on my bloods. Hoping to hear that things are heading in the right way and have a sneaky feeling that the cabergoline is doing its business! You may remember that I recently reported feeling much better, well it was short-lived …

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Not such a great back seat driver

Yes it’s true, I’ve always rather enjoyed being the driver as opposed to being in the back seat. Suppose it’s something to do with those years’ as  Manager Right….. good news I’ve had contact with the Surgeon’s secretary at Salford Hope Hospital. Well after a few more weeks had passed since I last spoke to her I decided to …

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What’s happening

Hi, not written anything for a few days so thought i’d take the opportunity to bring you up to speed. On Tuesday 17th July 2012, it will have been exactly one week since i was last at The Christie. I have a scheduled appointment with Prof T next Tuesday where he will update me on …

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How did I get on at The Christie?

For those that didn’t know yesterday was my first appointment at The Christie with The Professor and his lovely colleagues within the Endocrine unit. On arrival at the hospital (went with sister, mum, dad and girlfriend) i was initially struck by the number of poorly patients and secondly by the smile on most if not …

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Referral to Christies

I am literally happier than ever today as i’ve just got off the phone from Christies endocrinology unit and i am booked in to see The Professor this coming Tuesday 3rd July 2012. It’s been a week since my diognosis and having not heard anything my sister prompted me to call them. Am i glad …

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My Acromegaly and the symptoms

I’m currently waiting for the referral to Christies in Manchester and albeit it’s only been a few days since my diagnosis of the tumour there are a few things that are literally driving me round the bend. Would you mind if i shared these with you? Thanks awfully Firstly, i have been reading up on …

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