I have been busily signing petitions, posting on Twitter and Facebook, but all the time not really believing that this Condem government would actually DESTROY our cherished NHS and anthing else that…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Christine Clifford May 8, 2012.
The sun is shining, on and off here in Cambridge. I'm eating a large chicken and mushroom risotto, with bananas and yoghurt to follow. The traditional meal comes tomorrow, when I'll be with a group…Continue
Started this discussion. Last reply by Richard Alexandar Jan 12, 2012.
I was particularly pleased to see that Grey Pride's choice of colour for this website is PURPLE. The reason is that Purple has become the international colour for epilepsy awareness.
It all started because a Canadian schoolgirl called Cassidy Megan had a bright idea:
March 26th approaches, and there will be events held worldwide to raise awareness of epilepsy. Epilepsy Sucks UK have finalised several…Continue
Posted on February 11, 2012 at 11:30 — 3 Comments
Strictly speaking, I don't approve of me using the word "fit". Nowadays, it is considered more accurate and acceptable to use "seizure". That's because past, and even present generations use "fit" in some strange ways. For example, "I nearly threw a fit", could mean the person was shocked to such an extraordinary degree that she/he was on the verge of an hysterical outburst. Phew!
Seizure for every occasion. Not quite as snappy. No positive connotations of being so healthy that no set…Continue
Posted on December 3, 2011 at 19:49 — 9 Comments