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Don’t let your past limit your future 

Does you ever get the feeling that you are walking on a tight rope? The feeling that you are waiting for the next bad thing to happen. I promise you are not alone. Every time I get a headache or start feeling unwell I have to convince myself that I am not having another stroke.… Continue reading Don’t let your past limit your future 

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#StrikingBackFromStroke – My video story

I have written about my story far too many times now and I know some of you must be fed up with it by now. BUT I thought a video would be something different. I hate these type of things but know that it could reach more people and raise awareness about strokes in general… Continue reading #StrikingBackFromStroke – My video story

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How #StrikingBackFromStroke started 

I know some of you already know about my story but I thought I should start from the beginning as I am hoping to launch a brand new fundraising campaign for The Stroke Association. So how does this involve you as an individual? Well I am asking for your help for an amazing charity who… Continue reading How #StrikingBackFromStroke started 

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Making a positive situation out of every negative

Life, to an extent, is a dualism; we experience ups and downs; we have “good” days where life goes according to plan, and we have “bad” days where life doesn’t. This is the nature of life, always fluctuating. Unfortunately, some of us, at times experience more of these so called “bad” days but what I… Continue reading Making a positive situation out of every negative

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Being disabled is NOT being less able 

Now I am back from Switzerland (definitely go if you haven’t already) I am getting back into a routine and accepting my ‘disabled’ lifestyle.  I hate that label and term disabled. Just because I may be in a wheelchair I am not less able than I was before. I am purely resting and conserving my… Continue reading Being disabled is NOT being less able 

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How to not feel betrayed by your body 

“Out of suffering have emerged the strongest souls; the most massive characters are seared with scars.” Kahlil Gibran Up until fairly recently, I often felt betrayed by my body and even though at times I still do it is an awful lot less. It was always breaking down, leaving me frustrated and bitter whilst feeling… Continue reading How to not feel betrayed by your body