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Dear Doctors, Please Don’t Take Our Pain Medication Away…

You may have seen in the news this week (if you live in the UK and have Chronic Pain then you most probably would have) that new NICE guidelines have been introduced with regards to managing chronic pain. GPs are now being advised not to prescribe pain medication to those of us with conditions that… Continue reading Dear Doctors, Please Don’t Take Our Pain Medication Away…

Bereavement, Grief, Loss of a Parent, Uncategorized

Losing a Parent As a Child – 11 Years On, 11 Lessons Learnt

It’s been 11 years’ since I lost my dad aged 13 and I can honestly say that the journey of grief is one hell of a rollercoaster. When you lose a parent at any age you learn some pretty tough life lessons but when you lose a parent as a child/teenager, you learn things that… Continue reading Losing a Parent As a Child – 11 Years On, 11 Lessons Learnt