Tags » Neuropathy

Pain Increase

My neuropathy has been steadily moderate now, but I’ve been experiencing muscle spasms. I slept on my heating pad all night. My upper right back, right along my rib cage is in knots. 482 more words

A snapshot of diabetes care in the UK

I had my annual eye scan last week. After missing my first appointment due to diarising it for the wrong day (cue pangs of guilt), I turned up at Homerton hospital on a damp Thursday morning to have my eyes photographed. 678 more words

Blood Sugar

My Illness : Add Toxic Neuropathy and a Virus

This post is the eighth in a series on my Necrotising Aspergillus Pneumonia illness.  Where have I been?  On a journey, to say the very least.  1,230 more words

Carol Dunnigan Photography

Algunas hormigas

“Some ants”!

Day 2 after my second Taxol cycle, and I had some pins and needles/tingling in my fingers and feet. It’s an odd feeling – as you walk, you can’t feel your feet very well! 146 more words

Chemo

Diabetes & Foot Health

By Christina Korman

People who have Diabetes typically have high blood sugar levels. That excess sugar in the blood can cause damage to your nerves over time. 711 more words

Health

My Illness: National Jewish Health - Finally!

This post is the seventh in a series on my Necrotising Aspergillus Pneumonia illness.  Where have I been?  On a journey, to say the very least.  1,422 more words

Carol Dunnigan Photography

Calm and acceptance

I’m back.

I had a little break, I made myself forget for a little while.

Last time I was here Faith was here and detoxing. 408 more words

Alcoholism