MRI follow-up
Feb03

MRI follow-up

My MRI scan on my bad hip last month was a pretty horrible experience for a claustrophobic, and one which I wouldn’t want to repeat in a hurry. But it was necessary to try and solve the mystery of why my leg has been hurting for well over a year. Last week I went to  the hospital to find out the results. What did I want them to find? Nothing sinister of course. On top of that, I didn’t want them to find anything which...

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Project 365 2015: Week 2
Jan10

Project 365 2015: Week 2

Week 2 of project 365 and back to normality! Although I wasn’t looking forward to it, I must say I’ve enjoyed the kids being back at school and the return to peace and tranquility at home. So here’s our week in pictures… Day 4 – Sunday 4th January – my daughter has been bugging me for ages to go running, but she didn’t have any suitable trainers. I bought her these from Next and we went for...

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MRI scan
Jan08

MRI scan

For a claustrophobic, I’d remained remarkably calm about the prospect of an MRI scan on my bad leg. I’d told myself that as the problem was in my hip, I would be going in feet first and my head would be sticking out of the end. It would all be fine. My appointment was at the rather strange hour of 7.20pm, which did give me a lot of daytime to start thinking about it worrying. What if I did have to go in head first? I...

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