Category Archives: Health and fitness

Flu jab

Tomorrow I shall get my yearly flu vaccine¬†done. I have been doing this for around 7 years in October and I must say that not only I have not had the flu since then but I also have the feeling … Continue reading

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Hospital stay

Day 1 I walked in the emergency room a few hours ago on the telephone strong recommendation of my doctor after he received himself a call from the blood test people I had visited less than an hour before. My … Continue reading

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2nd chance

Today, October 27th, marks the 7th anniversary of my heart attack. It was a close affair and thanks to the efficiency of my youngest son, the paramedics and of course the doctors at the hospital I can live today to … Continue reading

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Diabetes

Continuous problems with the Abbott Freestyle Libre (glucose monitoring system) as I have already reported. There is a pattern developing which I am monitoring. It appears that after 10 days out of the 14 the sensor should last, and when … Continue reading

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Diabetes

For the past 4 days my Freestyle receiver shows an extremely low glycemic index. So low that according to the data I am almost constantly in a state hypo glycemia (low blood sugar) which can be quite dangerous. I therefore … Continue reading

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Weight loss

Ten days ago I started a fairly strict diet to get rid of the effects from recent visitors and before the next lot arrives. This involves very very low carbs (I need to for my diabetes anyway) and absolutely no … Continue reading

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World Diabetes Day

Hoping a cure can be found.

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