Port Insertion Trauma - Am I the only one?
Sorry about the hideous photo. Yesterday I had the “ Smart Port ” inserted after my beloved PICC Line gave me a blood clot along with a huge ...
I'm getting there!
I'm just over 2 months post liver transplant now and my op wounds have been stubborn to heal....
Recent Laparoscopy - Help!
Hi all. I’ve recently had the laparoscopy surgery ( a week ago today ) and was advised to take my dressings off today....
I'm having a party n you're all invited!!
Hi everyone I had dermy appt today n there's no change in my meds.. keep going as I am.....
Been in complete agony all day! Got up this morning ( 4am ), made large cup of black tea as always but unusually, on sitting down, I put it i...
What are your most annoying MS symptoms?
Hello family it's Fancy. After reading literally hundreds and hundreds post and talking to just as many family members in our chat room this ...
Endo all gone 👍
Sorry for late update. I was in the hospital 10 hours yes 10 hours!...
Circumcision - 5 Weeks On - Tingling and Smaller?
So, first of all... I've seen some very useful posts here, and this being my 1st - hello to everyone....
Hi folks. The district nurse called again today to change my dressings on wounds from transplant op ( I'm nearly 11 weeks post op now ) and t...
Losing weight while on Pred
Diagnosed with PMR in September 2017, suspect I have had it since March 2017....
Skin healing advice
Hello Folks . I posted a semi light hearted post two weeks ago ' re : showering with a dressing : O Lord if I had only known that was the lea...
PICC line complications
Hi ladies, Just thought I would shine a light on some problems we in the UK should be aware of concerning our beloved PICC lines. These weird...
Advice please folks
I posted in the summer about dropping something on my foot and asking for skin advice . That was 18 weeks ago and as you see from the photo (...
'Warning-Graphic Image' Disgrace HOW Dressings Are Not Changed When It Comes To Dementia Alzheimer’s Care & District Nursing
Dose anyone know if dressing that gone green IS acceptable why to leave grossly edema feet toes. Is disgrace WAY nhs is run these days especi...
My get up and go has got up and gone.
Lost motivation. If found please return.......
Small water blisters below my knees.
I’ve got APS and since being diagnosed with it my circulation is very poor and both legs ( below the knees have discoloured and are almost bl...
Severely fatigued 3 days post excision of endometriosis.
I had all the endo excised from my rectum , uterosacral and pod. The discharge notes consist of follow up details; I have to see my endo cons...
I finished an Ironman after heart attack 3 years ago
3 years ago, I had a massive out of hospital cardiac arrest, I was saved by 2 off duty Doctors who applied CPR and defibrillator worked 2nd t...
When to worry about an incision?
Is there any markers? My belly button is just full of dried blood / a scab and it’s a hard scab I’ve tried to clean it with warm salt water b...
Diagnosed and recovering from lap earlier today
Hi all, Some of you might remember my post about being very anxious about having a laparoscopy. It turns out I do have endometriosis - I had ...
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