The wonder of being taken seriously when  you suffer from chronic pain

So today was a big day for me, I finally got to see a rheumatology specialist for the first time in life about my chronic pain.  A little bit of background: I'm 23 years old, Autistic and clinically depressed. When I was younger I was superactive and engaged in sports to a terrifying degree. As … Continue reading The wonder of being taken seriously when  you suffer from chronic pain

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Why isn’t blood typing done at birth in UK? 

I went for a blood test today, one I'd setup last week with my GP, and while I was waiting for the vampire nurse to finish bleeding me of my precious blood, I asked her a question: Do you know what my blood type is? A simple question really, one that has two answers: yes … Continue reading Why isn’t blood typing done at birth in UK?