Pre-Op Ramblings – Part Five

To sort-of quote the late Anthony Aloysius St John Hancock… “Stone me! It’s like waiting for a bus. You hang around for ages then two operations come at once!” Last Wednesday I found out that I have been approved for funding for weight loss surgery. I spent a couple of days in a confused but […]

Pre-Op Ramblings – Part Two

Over the next three months, while the Powers That Be decide whether or not my op is worth funding, I have regular appointments with a dietitian and a physiotherapist. Last Tuesday I saw the Dietitian. She asked me questions about the food I eat, how often I splurge on takeaways and what I have if […]

2012 – In Association With The Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital

2012 will be remembered as the year I began my repairs… fixing the damage of poor choices of the past, healing a broken mind and trying to deal with the damage that’s been done along the way. I’ve seen more hospital rooms this year than I have in my entire life, and as we go […]

Fitbit Ultra

The Fitbit (Search for “Fitbit” on: DuckDuckGo, Amazon UK, Amazon US) has been around a while, but has only recently started to seem like an interesting idea to Sam and I. We both need to lose some weight (ok, maybe a lot), and to get a bit more active (ok, maybe a lot more). A […]