Me and my Port

I’m on my third port-a-cath. My memories of growing up involve lots of hospital stay, and having funny looks for having my arm bandaged up. I remember sitting in my dining room, screaming, as my mum tried to administer home IV’s and not understanding why she wouldn’t stop. There was a burning sensation running through my … More Me and my Port


There are many things people do not know about cystic fibrosis. One of which: cystic fibrosis (CF) is a very isolating illness. In films about people suffering from a condition, often there is a scene where the sufferer attends some form of support group: getting to meet others with the illness, sharing stories, getting to … More Isolation