Hey Crohnies! Happy August! (I can’t believe I’m typing that because it feels like it was only yesterday I got my Proctectomy and now it’s 7 months later.) Due to my nomination for Arts And Culture Champion at the West Dunbartonshire Provost Awards last year where I won my category and Citizen of the Year… More I Went To A Royal Garden Party Wearing A £13 Dress!
Dear Chronic Illness, So many people must expect me to be pretty angry with you. It’s easy to think of all the things you have stopped me doing like being too sick to go to school so I didn’t get the grades to be the doctor I always wanted to be or the ability to… More Celebrate The Little Things… An Open Letter To My Chronic Illness
Hey Crohnies and Lucky Coiners, I’m now more than 3 weeks after my proctectomy surgery and I’ve had a lot of people asking how I’m getting on because I’ve not been up and about and I’m still struggling a lot with pain and a few complications so I thought I’d try my best to explain… More Post Surgery Complications… (warning: graphic photo)
Hey Crohnies and Lucky Coiners, Not posted in a few weeks because I’ve been away having surgery to have my proctectomy, some of you might not know what that is so I’ll explain it a bit more. Basically 2 years ago after I had the majority of my large intestine removed I started bleeding from… More What I’ve Learned Since Having A Proctectomy