First cycle of the year: 9.2 km, 39 min

Originally posted on Positive Gym | regular exercise, healthy eating, a positive mind…:
This afternoon I went out for a short cycle to the south of Portarlington. I have not been on my bicycle since the end of last year. I had minor surgery at the beginning of 2021 and only now have felt that it…

End of the line…

Back in December 2018, I gained a medical device in my chest called a permacath that allowed for haemodialysis. Since the autumn of 2019, this has now been carried out via the arteriovenus fistula in my upper left arm rendering the permacath redundant. Therefore, I am pleased to report that it is the end of…

Growing up in Northern Ireland during The Troubles continues to impact your life in ways that may seem strange to others. This afternoon, my nurse was preparing to give me the Venofer injection which helps to refulate iron in my body. As she did so she was humming the tune to Harry Chapin’s Cats in…