Oct 122012
 October 12, 2012  Posted by  Comments Off on Freya’s Operation..
Yesterday afternoon Great Ormond Street Hospital telephoned me to let us know that there was a cancellation and that Freya’s operation has been brought forward to Wednesday next week… They have booked us a room in their hotel on Tuesday night, because her operation is scheduled for 7:30am the next morning. So, we’ll probably have [...]
Jun 012012
 June 1, 2012  Posted by  Comments Off on Ross’ Appendicitis
Ross had his appendix removed at 8pm yesterday evening.  He is still in hospital at the moment, but hopefully will be coming home this evening. The photos were taken earlier this afternoon on my HTC Desire. Ross is now home (7:30pm) and off school for the next 2 weeks and all sports for a month.
Aug 172011
 August 17, 2011  Posted by  Comments Off on GOSH August 2011
Yesterday we travelled up to London to take Freya for a hospital appointment at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH).  Before this we went to the British Museum and saw the Mummies and also made a Pilgrim Badge and a Pilgrim and listened to a story… Then whilst Freya was in the hospital I played with [...]
Nov 132010
 November 13, 2010  Posted by  Comments Off on Ross broke his toe…
Ross has an undisplaced fracture of the proximal phalanx of the right 2nd toe!  This was the diagnosis on Friday – this was after the radiographer at the hospital told me that they couldn’t see anything.  We had a phone call from our GP saying she wanted to see him on Friday.  There is nothing [...]
Aug 172010
 August 17, 2010  Posted by  Comments Off on Freya’s Diagnosis
We had a letter from Great Ormond Street Hospital last week and I thought I would put the body of the letter on the web for safe-keeping: Diagnosis Left duplex system with non-functioning dilated upper moiety and ectopic ureter Dribbling incontinence Procedure Open left moiety hemi-nephroureterectomy Freya was admitted with the above procedure and underwent [...]