An uncontrollable itch

Picture this: you have had major abdominal surgery in the last few hours. You are not entirely sure what is going on.  Truthfully, due to the serious painkillers and several hours’ worth of anaesthetic, you’re probably not entirely sure where … Continue reading

Out and back again… A Catheter’s Tale

“Now… where to begin?  Ah, yes.  Concerning Catheters.” Weird that Tolkein didn’t go with that version.  In the aftermath of my surgery I was more than usually concerned by catheters.  More than I ever had been before, in fact.  Up … Continue reading