New user? Register here:
Email Address:
Password:
Retype Password:
First Name:
Last Name:
Existing user? Login here:
 
 
Issue No.116
26 September 2018

Taken hostage

Click to enlarge

Ruth Curry tells us about her journey with Guillain Barré syndrome


AT FIRST, I COULDN'T FEEL MY TOES. It was the beginning of 2014; I'd begun to feel odd. My arms and hands tingled. Pain spread down my back. The GP assured me I just needed a rest.

My symptoms intensified. "A trapped nerve," they said at A & E. But I'd had two babies without pain relief and this was worse. Tests revealed no clues.

Next morning was a rush. I'll ...

If you have a valid subscription to Magnet Resources, please log in to view this content. If you require a subscription, please click here.