Tag Archive: diabetes

So Many Medical Procedures in Just Two Months

THE PAST two months – February and March 2017 – saw me undergoing quite a number of medical procedures and treatments to monitor my various ailments. I have never been busy in my health-challenged life as in the past two months. PET Scan (Positron Emission Tomography), which was ordered by…
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When Severe Urinary Tract Infection Strikes

BECAUSE of my diabetes and my compromised immune system caused by my various ailments, I am prone to infections of the ear, gum, throat and urinary tract (UTI). In a year, I will have four to five episodes of these infections and I always manage by increasing my resistance through…
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When Appointments Overlap

A “walking hospital”! That’s what I refer myself to lately because of the numerous health afflictions that I suffer with. No less than 10 diseases, a condition medically termed as multiple morbidities or multimorbidities, in short. Some of which are comorbidities, diseases which came up as late effects of certain…
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