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My Disability and Me: Post surgery – Two years on

So on October 24th 2018 marks two years since my discectomy. The pain wasn't half as bad in my back but obviously now with my pelvis being under investigation, it's flared up again... I was sitting up and doing gruelling physio within two weeks as well as being back in college too. It was lovely… Continue reading My Disability and Me: Post surgery – Two years on

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My Disability and Me: How I injured my back

Okay, I've cheated and taken this from my old blog Wheelzandheelz (don't judge me. Sometimes it's tiresome to type the same story thrice over.) It was December 14th (I remember because it was my nan's birthday) and my usual bus driver was off sick.  So, it was up to the escort to strap me and… Continue reading My Disability and Me: How I injured my back

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My Disability and Me: The Pros and Cons of having Cerebral Palsy

Pros Skipping lines Concessions Great parking spaces Exclusive toilets that have better hygiene Great painkillers Learn tons of medical tips Catheters Cons People taking up blue badge spaces Catheter blockages Pain Physio therapy Startle reflex Wheelchair breakdowns Bullying/ patronising commentsDo you have any personal pros and cons of life with Cerebral Palsy? Let me know… Continue reading My Disability and Me: The Pros and Cons of having Cerebral Palsy

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The Pros and Cons of having Cerebral Palsy

Pros Skipping lines Concessions Great parking spaces Exclusive toilets that have better hygiene Great painkillers Learn tons of medical tips Catheters Cons People taking up blue badge spaces Catheter blockages Pain Physio therapy Startle reflex Wheelchair breakdowns Bullying/ patronising commentsDo you have any personal pros and cons of life with Cerebral Palsy? Let me know… Continue reading The Pros and Cons of having Cerebral Palsy