When I had my cardio appointment in September, I knew I’d be asked why I’d turned up in a wheelchair. This usually results in the whole thing getting off-topic, arguing with doctors who are utterly clueless when it comes to using wheels.
So this time I wrote a medical history, in chronological order of diagnosis, putting in red the conditions which have led to wheelchair use. I didn’t get involved in the same useless debate I’ve been having for the past 28 years – I just stuck it in his hand and asked him to read it.
This is it:-