Thursday, 20 April 2017

One Man and his Catheters: Oh Flip. PIP... The document of doom...

One Man and his Catheters: Oh Flip. PIP... The document of doom...: It had to happen eventually... I've been dreading it since it was announced, and a hefty envelope finally crashed down on our doormat, t...

One Man and his Catheters: Matt Dawson, me and Motor Neurone Disease

One Man and his Catheters: Matt Dawson, me and Motor Neurone Disease: Matt Dawson (ex-England Rugby Union captain, British and Irish Lions star, sparkly Strictly Come Dancer, long running captain on TV's Qu...

One Man and his Catheters: My, oh my, oh MRI...

One Man and his Catheters: My, oh my, oh MRI...: Bzzz, click, whirr, tock, bzzz, bzzz, silence. Click, click, Pacman-like beep, click, bzzz, more bzzz. Silence. Long Bzzzzzzz. Silence. Then...

One Man and his Catheters: Blue Lights, Morphine and a Resuscitation Room

One Man and his Catheters: Blue Lights, Morphine and a Resuscitation Room: OK, so there's me booked to speak on Wednesday to 500 health professionals at the thrilling 'Infection Prevention and Control 2017&#...

One Man and his Catheters: On Porridge and Patients…

One Man and his Catheters: On Porridge and Patients…: So my escape from hospital was brief by any depressing standard. Out Saturday evening in time for a delicious Thai takeaway, shared with ...

One Man and his Catheters: Death sentences and Life sentences. The blue pill ...

One Man and his Catheters: Death sentences and Life sentences. The blue pill ...: Hurrah! I'm out of hospital after a total of 13 nights fighting a bladder infection and temperatures twice steaming scarily over 41 degr...

One Man and his Catheters: Carer creep - The other side of the coin

One Man and his Catheters: Carer creep - The other side of the coin: Before my very eyes - or more poignantly, before my amazing wife's eyes - I am turning into an utterly cliche 1950's man. Just sit m...