The Reality of Cystic Fibrosis – Guest Post by Lucy

Meet Lucy I’m Lucy, I’m 27 and I’m from Newport in South Wales.  Cystic Fibrosis I have a genetic condition called Cystic Fibrosis and CFRD (Cystic Fibrosis Related Diabetes). But I also suffer with other little minor illnesses from having Cystic Fibrosis. The gene in my DNA which is affected by CF controls the movement [...]

My Time in Intensive Care

This is the ninth part in sharing my persnal experience of battling ill health. *Trigger Warning: May be distressing to some readers* Continuing on from Nobody Will Know I'm Here. All of what is said in this post, I can’t remember what order it happened in. Apologies as it’s taken me a while to remember. [...]

Nobody Will Know I’m Here

This is the eighth part in sharing my personal experience of battling with ill health . *Trigger Warning: Distressing scenarios mentioned in this post* Continuing on from The Last Time. Very early hours one morning, I was woken up by nurses, and saw paramedics around me. I thought something bad had happened. I was moved [...]

The Last Time

This is the seventh part in sharing my experience of battling with ill health. *Trigger Warning: Distressing scenarios mentioned in this post. Continuing on from I Knew Something Wasn't Right. Forgive me, if this post seems to be all over the place. During this time, I was heavily sedated, and I couldn’t tell the difference [...]

The Reality of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia – Guest Post by Jeff

The Reality of Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia – Guest Post by Jeff

Jeff’s guest post is the 17th post in the segment on my blog, called “The Reality Of…” which gives others the ability to share their story and raise awareness of the disabilities, illnesses, impairments and invisible illnesses that they have. Meet Jeff! My name, which is nothing remarkable, is Jeff Neurman. I recently turned 46, [...]