Video #08: A Beginners Guide to coming home from hospital.
This video tackles what I found to be the key things to deal with and think about, when I came home from hospital as an amputee. It's my longest video of this blog so far, but in many ways, is the most important (and has been in the works for
Surgery Day Playlist.
My plan tomorrow, both before and after my surgery, is to put my headphones on and let a few songs take me somewhere else, even to be with someone else, covering all emotional and motivational needs and eventualities. As such, it's just about the most eclectic and esoteric ('My Dad's
Welcome to my Blog.
As it says on the 'Introduction' page of this website... 'Hello, my name's Hugh and I'm about to become an amputee'. Maybe click on this link [https://blue-suede-shoe.ghost.io/introduction/] to learn more about me and the reasons why I decided to document my journey to the below-the-knee amputation
My Journey Here.
Here's my theory: it's all part of a genetic mutation that stems back to the Bronze Age, known as the 'Celtic Curse', which amongst other things, can be responsible for accelerated osteo-arthritis in guess where... the ankle. So be warned, even if you have just a few strands of Celtic