USA Trip For Lyme Disease Treatment | third week of treatment

It’s Karen posting here (Sophia’s mum) as she is still recovering from the treatment and the journey home. Sophia’s fourth vlog shows her third week at the USA clinic when her treatment stepped up to 5… View Post

Living in a parallel universe | GUEST POST BY KAREN GALPIN (MY MUM)

Having recently had a lot of time to think and to contemplate life whilst in the USA while my daughter undergoes aggressive medical treatment for a disease that the UK health system fails to understand… View Post

I have some exciting news – I’ve been nominated for a national diversity award!

Over a month a go now an unexpected email popped into my mailbox telling me that I had been nominated for Positive Roll Model at The National Diversity Awards (in the Disability section) and to be honest I am… View Post

Finally some Independence: Hiring a motorised beach wheelchair (Perranporth Beach)

Easter Friday was the best day of 2016 so far for me. For the first time in over two years I had a little independence. We hired a motorised wheelchair on Perranporth Beach and I got to… View Post