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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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Zonked, zero, zilch! by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Today I feel like a rock with big waves crashing against me. I will settled for a short time until another comes right at me, perhaps from a slightly different angle af ... Read on »
Terrible tremors by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine These hand tremors are starting to get to me now.  My lovely colleague at work brought it to my attention and I have tried not to read too much into it since but as the day ... 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 »
Feeling fine by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I'm just about to tuck into some dinner...much needed after a long stint at hospital today for a follow up appointment. Complaining, well, for me it serves to solve nothing ... Read on »
Heart ache❤ by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Yup my ticker is telling me something at the mo and I'm being very cautious about things for the time being.  I seem to get chest pains even at rest which concerns me. The ... Read on »
Human essentials by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Sleep deprivation for me is one of the most frustrating things that we can encounter.  I seem to go through a strange cycle of under sleeping to over sleeping and I just do ... Read on »
Sleepy head by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Its just a quick post this evening as I really need to get some good sleep.  I have been having trouble lately and its just annoying really.  I will try some oils on my pil ... Read on »
My highlights of 2010 by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine A round up of my highlights of 2010. Well, there are many but I will stick to a few Being able to socialise with family and friends much more Acheiving my Britis ... Read on »
Xmas time by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Its been ages since I've checked in and this is mainly because things have been hectic, but in a great way.  Today, well, I am feeling a bit washed out and tired.  I think ... Read on »
Feeling happy! by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine After coming through two bouts of a bad cold I am starting to feel a bit more tiptop.  I have many friends that are currently battling the lurgies, so 'Get Well Soon' to ea ... Read on »
Winter wonderland by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine I am pleased to be here in my bed, cosied up and sharing what's been a busy week!  Big news! This blog now has its own domain name: www.happytobme.com I de ... 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 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 »
My first feature writer article!! by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Just a quick post to say my article has gone live today...please click here if you have a few minutes to have a read.  If you can leave comments that would be great :-) H ... Read on »
My first feature writer article!! by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Just a quick post to say my article has gone live today...please click here if you have a few minutes to have a read.  If you can leave comments that would be great :-) ... Read on »
Work to keep the worries at bay by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Today was so good going back to work.  I do make myself laugh!  I say I need 'time out' to recuperate and restore, but it last for a bit and then I'm hungry to get back to w ... Read on »
Work to keep the worries at bay by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Today was so good going back to work.  I do make myself laugh!  I say I need 'time out' to recuperate and restore, but it last for a bit and then I'm hungry to get back to ... Read on »
The little bugs are coming... by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Sometimes I wish I had the drive to write a book about my journey.  Trust me, I have been nagged at about it a lot but I just can't imagine how it could be deemed as intere ... Read on »
The little bugs are coming... by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine Sometimes I wish I had the drive to write a book about my journey.  Trust me, I have been nagged at about it a lot but I just can't imagine how it could be deemed as interes ... Read on »
Harvest for the world by loulou_787 Posted in: Blog Posts in General Medicine                                                     Group pic for LLTGL advocate day                                                       Matt and Kirsty rocking the new t ... Read on »