About Me : Hello My name is Michelle
I write about suggestions,advice and products for people with illness and disability that I am knowledgeable about.
We all need help to remain independent in many aspects of our daily lives.
Posts I share with you are mostly from my own experience with chronic pain and health issues
2017 was when I discovered what had been causing my lack of mobility and Chronic Pain caused by Peripheral Artery Disease. A lack of blood flow through the Aorta and my legs was my Peripheral Artery Disease
Partly caused by heavy smoking over 46 years. I also have C.O.P.D or Emphysema.
I recently had a Aortic Bifemoral Bypass due to Peripheral Artery Disease.
17th december 2017 I had a Bowel Resection due to adhesions on my small bowel from my Aortic Bifemoral Bypass. Two major operations in 6 months sure overwhelming.
I belong to a Peripheral Arterial- Vascular Disease group on Facebook. This is a lovely friendly group full of personal and helpful information and support. Peripheral Arterial- Vascular Disease Support Group On Facebook
A Hairdresser for many years I retrained as a Aged Care Nurse. At the same time my mother was diagnosed with Alzheimers Dementia.
My Aged Care employment and training courses taught me much about, Ageing, Disability and Dementia. And the mobility aids and health products, that can be so helpful too the people suffering these conditions