Healing

It’s been 4 weeks since my surgery and my body is healing merrily as I grit my teeth and endure daytime TV and cabin fever. I’m still unable to sit for an extended period of time and driving is out of the question so I spend most of my time lying on the couch or […]

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Goodbye to the Man-Bag

After fourteen glorious days of fun and games, yesterday morning I was finally released from the evil clutches of my urinary catheter. There’s not much to be said for carrying around your own man-bag of pee while recuperating from surgery, much less wrestling with the hoses, bags, fittings and leg-tape as you try to heal. […]

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The Real Test

Love is a mysterious and elusive emotion and one of the hardest things to clearly define and identify. How do we know when we’re in love or loved by someone else? How do we find out if our chosen partner truly loves us? It’s Easy. Have an operation. As I mentioned in an earlier post, […]

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A bump in my road

I visited my new family doctor in April complaining about dizzy spells and he ordered the usual battery of tests including blood, urine, fecal etc. They came back with little clue but one thing stood out; my PSA levels were high and required further investigation. For those not familiar with this test it measures the […]

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