Tag Archives: hep c

Potential Energy

Two months into treatment and a month to go. My viral load has dropped from over a million to 27 and whilst I’m elated, I’m more than a little stir crazy at this whole self care business. It’s a year … Continue reading

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THE PRICE OF HOPE

I just couldn’t wake up today. I tried, but was trapped in a near paralysing foggy exhaustion that made it necessary to take the day off. Usually I can fight through tiredness with a combination of bloody mindedness and caffeine … Continue reading

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In Praise of Future Spontaneity.

An old friend from my drug using days in New Zealand, died recently. I hadn’t seen him for many years and aside from sadness at his death I also felt an internal disquiet, as he was yet another of my … Continue reading

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Pacing the Mind Maze

I’m presently discombobulated, scattered, irritable and reactive in a particularly foul mouthed way. There are wonderful things going on in my life and so much to look forward to, but my foundations are shaky so I feel as if I … Continue reading

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If it ain’t broken….

So there is now a non interferon based treatment for Hepatitis C, approved by the FDA but not as yet approved by the National Health Service. This delay being mainly due to financial rather than medical considerations In many ways … Continue reading

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