RA Blog Week 2017 – A Feast of Great Blogs — My Medical Musings

This week has been the Annual Rheumatoid Arthritis week. My friend Sam from Medical Musings has put together some amazing blogs on RA. Each day they were given a topic to write about and at the end of the week they were asked to highlight some of the great blogs. My friend Sam from Medical Musings …

Emergency department at the hospital

Hello Everyone Yesterday I saw my doctor who agreed with me that I should head to the ED.  He wrote a letter for me to take along with all my details of my MRI and X-ray. Arrived there today at 12 ish...wheelchair went to the triage who gave me some great pain killers.  I was …

In flight vegetarian meals!

We left Perth on time and Muriel and I got settled in and began watching the huge amount of movies that were on offer with Emirates. I had ordered vegetarian meals for my flight as they were not able to offer fish free meals.  My first meal came and all I can say it was …

Update on My Knee!

Had my MRI last week. Finally got the results!  I have done a ACL - anterior cruciate ligament and a possible fracture. The surgeon won't see me for 6 weeks after the injury to allow it to settle. If i go via the private system which this surgeon only does it will cost anywhere from …

The start of the holiday

I was flying to Perth for a few days before heading to France with my sister Muriel.  It was so we could have a catch up with Paula who unfortunately was not going to be coming with us. I was driven to the airport bus and encountered my first little issue.  It was cold while …

Update…

Wow I have been struck with the most awful flu/cold and of course the pain in my knee is still driving me nuts.  The Xray showed nothing so I head to the hospital on Tuesday for a MRI on the knee. This cold thing keeps me awake at night, coughing so much I have to …

3 Sisters are back from France!

Hello everyone, we are back.  We had an amazing time in France and there will be many posts about our travels. We traveled from the French Riveria through Provence, Burgundy and up to Paris.  Then to Normandy and back to Paris. Had a full day at the Somme Battlefields. Went to Michellen star restaurants, to …