Living through a global pandemic has brought home just how fragile and important our health can be. With the lifting of restrictions, many people will enjoy a return to more normal times. …


Last year at Christmas time, I wrote about my experiences of sudden kidney and heart failure earlier last year and living on dialysis. While I was grateful to have survived this experience, my life changed completely. …


It began with a feeling of queasiness. I knew something was wrong, although not quite wrong enough to feel serious. In a few days, the queasiness became nausea. In a week, it became the most overpowering nausea I had ever experienced. …

Alex Taylor

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