Tag Archives: pain

Sugar knee – The drugs don’t work

 So here is the latest knee update: Drugs, no drugs, op, no ope, will the NZ health care system accept me as an immigrant..?

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Knee update: Hard times

I have written this because a lot of people have started asking how it’s going, which made me realise it’s been a while since my last update. To be perfectly honest, I struggle to talk about it without getting upset, … Continue reading

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Beating back the negatives

I learned this week that my consultants request for a knee operation was turned down and I have now been referred to the public health system. Frustratingly, because my original accident / injury occurred in another country, legislation says it … Continue reading

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Leg update…

I truly have had a challenging few weeks. It started with a failed mammogram, where I was recalled for further tests. Wait mammogram? Yep, mammogram, my very first, which apparently are free and offered to all women from the age … Continue reading

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