Here's an extract from Amanda Thorpe's latest blog:
Did you know, I spent my early years wanting doctors, consultants, nurses etc to like me? Even though I was grappling with scleroderma and the havoc it was wreaking I wanted to be liked by all these new people I was spending time with, especially if I was hospitalised. Guess what, this was a totally normal and common expectation but it was completely unnecessary, even counter productive........Read more!!
As always, this is an interesting and thoughtful blog and I know you'll all enjoy reading it as much as I have.