OK here it is – years and years ago when on the old insulin – the once a day stuff, I got very upset with my diabetes. The GPs never had a lot to do with it. They weren’t a closed door at all – but of course I never asked that or even tried [...]
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Drat that TerryG, he sent me a PM saying he’d reinstated the Bloggers and did mine first so needed me to post a Blog as the Guinea Pig and tell him if anything was wrong – Heavens to Betsy - it’s been so long since I wrote a flippin blog I’m gonna remember???? So far [...]
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<p>Well the Bank Balance is dwindling rapidly – Yes, I have had a new car recently (well a new pre-loved one!) This could get a bit depressing, recently I’m not used to thinking ‘that looks a bit thinner than I expected’ and allowing for it and whilst I was a bit less OTT than normal [...]
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Well as of yesterday I am another statistic as I registered as unemployed. I thought I’d better; you can’t actually take it into your head to ‘just pay’ Class 3 NI contributions without going through the whole rigmarole and to rule out ESA (Employment Support Allowance) I first needed to establish with my doc that [...]
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