Cushing’s Disease; I’ve had a brain tumour the whole time

What is Cushing's? Cushing's Disease ACTH-secreting tumour (adenoma)Tumour is usually on the pituitary gland at the base of the brainACTH (adrenocorticotropin) tells the adrenal glands on top of the kidneys to produce too much cortisol Cushing's Syndrome Tumour on one of the adrenal glands causing the release of too much cortisolEctopic ACTH production from a … Continue reading Cushing’s Disease; I’ve had a brain tumour the whole time

I’ve had my COVID jab!

Well, the first half of it, anyway. The second dose will come sometime in the next 12 weeks, and even then I won't be invincible but if the worst happens, it will hopefully hit me a lot less than it otherwise would have done. I also just got a letter from the DHSC saying I'm … Continue reading I’ve had my COVID jab!

We need air conditioners

Freya had some sort of cerebral event recently. I'll paste what I said to Kadek at the time because it pretty much covers the whole thing. "Vet says it's not worth worrying about but that's mainly because they can't tell us anything about it unless we get an episode on video. I cried all night … Continue reading We need air conditioners

The 30 degree night

I suppose we've been quite busy recently. Biggest news is no doubt that I did my first Twitch stream! Painfully missed my usual summer TR marathons with people so decided to finally start streaming and at least be able to talk to them that way. Might try and get Discord working next time so we … Continue reading The 30 degree night

Viruses are scary and that’s OK

https://open.spotify.com/track/3FY4wCXHbQe5S5jAFNbAXr?si=dJTP7bFATqCgQcnDnywM3w Are you hearing this all the time? Because I am.   I got slagged-off on the grapevine the other week for advising people on Facebook to wash their hands and stay calm. Apparently this is "telling people what to do." I mean, regardless of what I type anywhere, you are still free to be … Continue reading Viruses are scary and that’s OK