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Not really notebook-related this one! I am however using a Field Notes Autumn Trilogy to record Mags’ BP and blood sugars. 😁 This post was first published on stuartlennon.comAdamantios (his real name) took me through the CT. I’m sure he was speaking English, but when it comes to the medical terms, Greek remains the lingua franca. Spondylolisthesis was one of the more entertaining tongue-twisters.I’m not sure I can accurately explain the breadth of the issues, nor indeed the intricacies of the solutions proposed. The recommendation was to operate. Then it wasn't. Then it was again. I was getting dizzy. Poor...

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Hospitals

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I’m publishing this the day after the London Spring Pen Show - which Nero’s was due to attend, but didn’t.  —————————- "What?"The paramedic eyed our straightest staircase with horror."If we go around the house, there are fewer steps," I ventured.We went off to explore this route, while the ambulance driver focused on turning the vehicle around, knocking over the lighting on the driveway as he did so.Eventually we exited the house through one of the bedrooms. Keen to reassure the patient, strapped to the stretcher, Marios, the paramedic said,"This part is very dangerous. But don't worry Mrs Lennon." He and...

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