Starting Provenge tomorrow
The central line goes in bright & early, then the collection starts midday. They say it can provide a good benefit if done when the PSA is lo...
I've recently had a total serum b12 test come back at 122 which i understand is defiecient but I've been told that the active b12 and mma hom...
Treatment going ahead for antibody mediated rejection!!
I’m so scared as it’s only been done 3 times in 6 years at King’s and they said it didn’t work and I may go on to need a third liver transpla...
2 weeks after I was back in hospital with a collection of infection, got sent home with the impression I was okay and that the infected had c...
The hidden after affects - emotional
Hello I was diagnosed with Meningitis on holiday. I was initially in ICU for one night and brought to the main ward when it was thought I had...
Newcastle transplant update!
Hey everyone, sorry for the delay on update. There's no mobile signal in this room only wifi and my partner kept the phone on my request for ...
Hi my name is Suzy I was diagnosed with stage 3 bowel cancer Sept 15. I had 8 months of chemo after a left Hemicolectomy with a right ileosto...
New to community & this is my meningitis story
In October of 2014 I became ill with what I thought was the flu. My temp was 102.9 for about 24 hrs before going to an urgent care facility....
Bar infections my son has transplant in February?
This is also known as the middle eastern flu and they informed him that anyone in a low immune like him it could be dangerous and people with...
Might not see much of me. But "I will be back!"
Hi BLF HU's I have not been on of late as I have had my eldest son rushed into hospital with Acute Myeloid Leukaemia. He had a blood test wee...
Asking for central line port to administer meds
I don't see the question here. I saw it on FB somewhere....
Back in hospital again -question re London COE
I have made a decision myself to stop all antibiotics as I know this can cause a higher INR....
Son in ICU
I just wanted somewhere to write my thoughts and experience of being the mom of a 22 year old in ICU. He has today been discharged home and I...
Golden staph: the deadly bug that wreaks havoc in hospitals
"[/i ] Obviously, given we have a cancer that also compromises our immune system, along with the fact that some of our treatments require int...
Come Monday at 7 in the morning I'm having a lidocaine infusion. My pain consultant thinks it's worth a try, even though it's not actually li...
Your weekend laugh.
Some amusing newspaper articles and announcements from around the country Newspapers Commenting on a complaint from a Mr. Arthur Purdey about...
I was in the ICU for 7 days. Critical. Never recovered. need to get well
When I was released I was still down by 1/3 or more my blood vol....
At last we are get some help to fight the DWP
I received this not so long ago, I'd like to say a big thank you to Sue for all the help and hard work she is doing for us and everyone who i...
Update on Curcumin Lady
On Jun 12, I posted on this board for the first time about my wife's excellent progress with Paclitaxel/Carboplatin/Avastin & Curcumin. Well,...
My asthma is horendous at the moment I am spending more time at the local holiday camp than I am at home so am hoping that this will give the...
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