Day 183: This time last year…

Day 183: This time last year…

This time last year he says of steroids try and suppress my immune system and reduce inflammation in my body. To say I looked awful is just my opinion but the combination of the medication caused swelling in my face and because my internal system was failing I was...
Day 180: Panda Selfie

Day 180: Panda Selfie

It seems a lifetime ago and yet simultaneously a only a second that I was standing behind lift doors as they slid opened to reveal a giant panda mural/photo poster in The Royal Free Hospital in the early hours of the 26th of August 2017. My life on that day was to...
Prior’s Field School Organ Donation Talk

Prior’s Field School Organ Donation Talk

On Monday the 29th of January I returned to my old school, Prior’s Field to talk to the current students about how organ donation has affected my family and me since my diagnosis while I was still at school. Illness crept upon me when I was least expecting it...
What is organ donation?

What is organ donation?

What is Organ Donation? Organ donation is the giving of an organ to help someone who needs a transplant. How many types of donation are there? There are 3 different ways to donate. These are: ” living donation – Whilst you are still alive you can choose to...