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loulou_787

Surrey, United Kingdom
I am a 28 year old who has recently received a lung transplant after an agonising wait.  I have pulmonary fibrosis and it is thought to have developed as a result of aggressive cancer treatment received for a childhood cancer called Wilms' tumour. Sadly, I had a number of post... Full Bio
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❤Hey, can you be extra kind to yourself? by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I have a bit quiet lately as I am basically drained of all energy, zest and just want to give my body both physical and mental rest.  I am well aware that my mental stress ... Read on »
¡poq ppo ʇıq ɐ ƃuılǝǝℲ by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I know that when I'm feeling glum I tend to notice my pain more and it sometimes appears to be something new.  but getting used to my odd bod means that I've realised its t ... Read on »
***Brand New Look*** by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine This week has been nothing short of manic but I seem to be surviving. Today my bod just caved in after a week of travelling up and down to Newcastle (love ya bro!) and the ... Read on »
30 (ish) things I've learned in the past 30 years by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine To talk To walk To cry when I need to To write To read To draw To ride a bike To rollerskate To drive To horseride To love T ... Read on »
A bit choppy at sea by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Today I wasn't particularly chuffed by how my day was unfolding.  Firstly I woke up and felt a bit clammy.  My head was fuzzy and I could just about take my tablets before ... Read on »
A little look back... by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine It might sound a little odd but when I think about how I'm here today.  i automatically think of my donor, family, friends, medic teams but I forgot to thank the medicines ... Read on »
A little look back... by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine It might sound a little odd but when I think about how I'm here today.  i automatically think of my donor, family, friends, medic teams but I forgot to thank the medicines a ... Read on »
A real busy week by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine You may remember a post a couple of weeks ago about collecting stamps for the London Chest Hospital. Since contacting them again it seems they no longer collect but another ch ... Read on »
A really good week by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I have had a really good week and I am sad to say goodbye!! My friends have supported me and taken me out and about which is what I have been craving to do for weeks! I' ... Read on »
A small window of the world... by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine In my local town today was a parade of brave soldiers back safely from Afghanistan. But many of them are injured and sadly many young men have died. I wanted to go and sho ... Read on »
A small window of the world... by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine In my local town today was a parade of brave soldiers back safely from Afghanistan. But many of them are injured and sadly many young men have died. I wanted to go and show ... Read on »
A to Z meme by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine  I love these memes and this one I poached from the lovely Molly who posted hers a few weeks back.  I would love to know if any of you decide to post it on your blog.  I ... Read on »
All change for the better? by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine All change for the better? Changing medication is a big deal.  I don’t deal with it well and the last couple weeks have had me pumped with high doses of ... Read on »
All change please!! All change! by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine So, the new extension to the East London line was unveiled the other week...for me this morning I unveiled an extension of my own, on my chest.  There are some additional b ... Read on »
All you need is love! by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Me and the Great Valentine's Cake Bake Team Its been a while since I've blogged, mainly because I have just had so much o ... Read on »
Back home! by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I am so pleased to be back home from Freemans...in less than 48 hours I have been in the car for 600 miles and had a number of tests but it is worth it to know I am on the ... Read on »
Benefits of exercise by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I think that had I not had a few medical complications thrown my way that I would have been a strong athlete and a competitive dancer or gymnast.  In fact, I know I would ... Read on »
Best of both worlds! by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine The problem with me is sometimes getting over zealous and wanting to do all and everything! As a result,I'm in dilute form with everything and I feel way overstretched.  Bu ... Read on »
Beyonce at the 02 by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I can't believe how close we were to Beyonce last night! It was totally amazing at the 02 and I couldn't have been in better company. My ears are still ringing now, ... Read on »
Birthday plans and golden tans... by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Just as I was about to write this post I realised that I had a dose of Eastenders to watch but now I'm all yours.  Its been another hectic week despite my attempts to scale ... Read on »