March 2020

Welfare punishes medically vulnerable with exposure to COVID-19

This is a difficult time for Ireland and the world as we battle this virus. One measure which we have been told to adhere to is social distancing, and this will be crucial in the weeks and months ahead. This is being done to help the elderly and for vulnerable people like me who have …

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How Patient & Public Involvement is giving me purpose

How Patient & Public Involvement is giving me purpose.

My legs are a disaster. In the last year I have started using an FES device for my right leg, and my left one is now like my right was a year and a half ago. Sativex helps with my mobility, but its cost is prohibitive, and now I only use it occasionally when I …

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Can you take a holiday from DISABILITY? The Irish Government thinks I can!!

To say I am angry is an understatement. Yesterday when I arrived home, fully of optimism about our country and its desire to put the patient (I am writing a post about this too), to find a letter from Social Welfare. Readers of my blog know I have Multiple Sclerosis, and I have the Secondary …

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