# Epilepsy

Out the The Other Side

So it has been a while but I’m back. I had some issues with my epilepsy throwing me a couple of curve balls – and some new meds making it worse. It’s a funny old thing, my brain. MRI shows no evidence of lesions but still the epilepsy is there. I’m convinced my mental health issues are tied in with it – if there is one bit wrong with my brain why wouldn’t it affect all kinds of other things that are going on up there? It turns there has been research carried out that shows that those with epilepsy […]

Smelling the Flowers 2

“It has long been an axiom of mine that the little things are infinitely the most important.” – Arthur Conan Doyle The last 5 weeks have thrown some pretty horrendous life experiences at me.  My partner had an accident at work which had the potential to be fatal.  He is still in hospital but thankfully wasn’t paralysed. A week later I was driving his car and was lucky enough to walk away from a collision with a lorry with just scrapes and bruises.  The car’s crumple zone, airbags and seatbelt did a very good job of looking after me, but unfortunately the […]