Doctor Doctor Playlist

Medical professionals feature a lot in my life at the moment and so in their honour here is another playlist compiled from my iTunes, using key words of medical professionals (doctor, nurse, sister, surgeon). Just a bit of fun for a Saturday afternoon. It's obvious to start with one of my favorite Thompson Twins track. … Continue reading Doctor Doctor Playlist

Steroids

Part of my treatment for a Myeloma involves the use of a steroid (Dexamethasone). Dexamethasone is a type of corticosteroid called a glucocorticoid. Dexamethasone helps to reduce inflammation and calms an overactive immune system. Dexamethasone mimics the effect of cortisol, a hormone released by the adrenal glands (located on top of the kidneys) that controls … Continue reading Steroids