Category: Health Activism

How My Daughter is seizing back her POWER in the face of Chronic Health Challenges: You can too.

When Hana woke up from her surgery with a damaged brain my first thought and only instruction to myself was “FIX IT. And don’t rest until you do.” You know the story. I spent 2.5 years trying to FIX IT  – I was prepared to fight to fix it until the day I died. And…

Do you believe in Past Lives? Why I (now) do and an intro to Dr Weiss…

Up until a few of months ago I didn’t believe in Past Lives or the concept of reincarnation. I thought it was complete and utter rubbish. And of course I pompously thought I wasn’t at all arrogant in my fossilised non-spirtual beliefs! Just not prepared to budge an inch. Oh boy…more un-learning for me to…

Toxic Homes: ‘EMF’s, Dirty Electricity-why we are leaving the City for Health Reasons

My craving for the countryside is physically tangible and has been growing in intensity since Hana was diagnosed with her brain tumour. It started with the occasional whim that I wanted to move back to the UK (greenery!) and gradually become something so intense I feel it in my gut, and arms and fingers –…

Why telling ‘Patients’ not to read the Internet is Utter Nonsense & Fosters Consumer Disempowerment

“Whatever you do, don’t read the Internet!” The first time I heard of a fellow consumer being told this by their treating Health Care Professional (HCP) I almost choked on my second coffee of the day. “Bollocks!” I roared, ‘How..?’ Then I found myself speechless with indignation, opening and closing my mouth like a dumb…

Update on how Oxytocin Hormone Replacement changed our lives! (Please share and spread the word for Brain Cancer Survivors and Sufferers of Pituitary Disorders)

This update is loooong overdue! Sorry about that, but if you’ve been following my Facebook page you’ll know that life for my little Brain Tumour survivor, Hana (- and us!)  has been pretty tricky recently. The ups and downs have really taken it out of me, feeling just a tad faded and jaded… The Earlier…

Oxytocin for Muscle Healing and Anti-Ageing: Another reason to prescribe for Brain Cancer Survivors?

I started talking about why I believe Oxytocin should be a standard medication in the regime of brain cancer survivors with a damaged hypothalamic-pituitary access a few months ago. If this is the first post you’re reading about my thoughts on Oxytocin and if you want to know why my daughter is the only little…