Category Archives: Health and fitness

Upset ? Me?

Another calamity coming from the US. A few years ago I purchased a “Chest Transmitter” to monitor my heart frequence when I do excercises. Not something I do regularly but I was recovering from a heart attack and was a … Continue reading

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Echographie

Apparently this heart (mine) is more or less normal. At least it is not deteriorating and the stents are still in place. Quite reassuring.

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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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