Below is a chronological list of blog posts
(You can also search for blog posts by theme – just go to the Home page and scroll down the right hand side panel… not too far down are a loads of themes titled ‘smokin’ tags…. if you click on the tag/theme you are interested in… all blog posts with that tag will come up in a search. Then just scroll down the page to find the post you want)
Neuro-vascular autonomic consultant in London
Tai Chi physio’s, a gold medal, and being proud of our achievements
Patient contact and self-advocacy on Social Networks
If CRPS was an animal… (tee hee)
Dear older me…
If I could do anything as a Health Activist…
“Useful Links” page for fellow patients
Your certificate of awesomeness…
My Health Activist Weblog
WEGO Health Activist Writers’ Month Challenge 2013
Dissertation deadline day!
My CRPS journey to happiness
Create your own personalised pain scale for better medical info’ (includes link to some superb templates for creating your own pain scale)
New year, new thinking
Happy 1st Birthday to the Elle and the Auto Gnome blog!
Crazy Sock Day! A CRPS & Gastroparesis awareness day… with Crazy Socks
A Jar of Joy! (a way to store our joys and re-live them to ease the next New Year struggle)
How to stop laptops from falling on your head (for those of us who want to use out laptops whilst lying down)!
WEGO Health Activist Nominations
Always get copies of your hospital notes
Happy New Yeeeaaar!
Remembrance Day for the UK Disabled Dead
If I could accomplish one thing in 2013….
Life and Death
Strength and weakness
CRPS Awareness Month
Soapbox and Superheroes: living at the centre of our medical info’ web (getting medical notes from UK hospitals)
The necessary addition of a Mary Poppins or TARDIS bag
Something I’d like to find out about… (…sciencey electrical/magnetic energies from a Tai Chi perspective)
The weirdest thing about my health… (the variability of my conditions)
National Health Blog Post Month
An insomniac moment of poetry
Nominated for WEGO Health’s Rookie of the Year award!
The mystery of the balloon-inducing insects (oedema, swelling, insect bites)
McGill Pain Index, CRPS and Fibromyalgia
Disability protest barely covered on the news
Supportive friends and my thematic writing style
Birthday treats and problematic food
More sharing of my disability article, thank-you again, xx
Sharing of disability articles and information, thank-you, xx
British disability benefits, shockingly shameful behaviour
Olympic torch relay comes to an end
Awareness ribbon prettification
My Dream Day…
CRPS Olympic torchbearer and her faithful companion
Open University “Blog of the Month”, awwww, x
Amazing CRPS patient carries Olympic torch today
Studying with a temperamental brain
What I take with me to my doctors appointments
10 things of great value and assistance to me
Olympic torchbearing for Dysautonomia
A non-neuro neuro? It’s probably quantum
A productive day (and I know where my towel is)!
Olympic Torchbearers Relay 2012 (The relay around the UK began on the day I posted this)
My theme tune
Dear 16 year old me…
Audience participation: a shared experience
Experiencing cognitive change
“Keep Calm and….”!
Conversations in the Outernet
My Gnomic adventure in pictures
Writing Challenge takes down health-blogger in just 7 days!
Temporary cyborg and wearer of an invisible (purple) cape (my visits to cardiology, & what a tilt table test is)
5 Haikus…just because!
Pictorial beauty and magical moments
Why I also live in Cyberspace
What superpower would I choose?
This Too Shall Pass
Health Time Capsule
Studying from home
Comedy outcome of crossing the loud-music event-horizon
Made-up superheroes valiantly defeating insomnia…Daahn…da…da…daaah!
Of computer-housed friends, creaky holidays and tea-making superheroes!
Tai Chi Glee!
The Hungry Bear that Lurks in my Coat-Cupboard! (‘fight or flight’ problems)
January 2012 (blog went ‘live’ on 29th January)
Chinese New Year Celebrations
December 2011 (whilst still setting up the blog offline)
Uniqueness of our symptoms