Tag Archives: Mobility

Allotment Update: Before the Storm

We had a bit of a storm here the other day, which caused some damage to parts of the country, although it was generally not as bad as forecast. Ahead of the storm, which was receiving almost constant news coverage, … Continue reading

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The Allotment: And so it begins.

I have finally done it. During the delay between being told the plot was ready for me and then actually taking tenancy, my stupid ‘good’ foot decided to turn evil on me and develop arthritis too – quite possibly in … Continue reading

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National Arthritis Week: Learning to listen and learn.

National Arthritis Week is about raising awareness of arthritis, among other things, and I’m on a bit of a self-awareness thing this week anyway, so here we are. All my posts are tagged so if you want any more information … Continue reading

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National Arthritis Week: Living with an ‘old person’s’ condition.

I’m not yet 40 years old and I’ve got osteoarthritis in my feet: specifically the big toe joint of each foot. With the benefit of hindsight, I’ve had it in one foot since I was a teenager – I remember … Continue reading

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National Arthritis Week: My Foot Surgery

This is the second part of a post about my arthritis diagnosis and surgery. The first bit can be found here.

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National Arthritis Week: Limiting the effects of arthritis.

As it’s National Arthritis Week, I’ve been writing about having arthritis, my surgery and how I have adapted to minimise the effects on my life. Part one is here and there’s a link to part two at the bottom of … Continue reading

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