• jim replied to the topic Mental Health in the forum General chat 2 weeks, 6 days ago

    I am in the system myself. At times it is great. At this moment it is great. That is because things came to a head with me, proper crisis and I was sent to the crisis team. They have been wonderful. Coming out to see me twice a day. There were no inpatient beds ir I would have been admitted. However the crisus team is a short term thing. I have…[Read more]

  • jim replied to the topic NHS parking charges in the forum General chat 3 weeks ago

    Another problem with hospital parking.
    When the Mrs goes for her follow up appointments she pays to park but it’s payment up front.
    Its anyone’s guess how long she will be so she has to pay for a few hours and of course the charging scale is 1 hour = quite cheap, 2 hours = second mortgage, 3 hours plus = we own your soul.

  • That’s so cool, Operetta! It’s fabulous advice as far as I’m concerned. And I know what you mean about not being able to access it consistently. That frustrates me, but still, I’m so grateful for those times when I can. One day at a time.

  • jim started the topic My story in the forum Group logo of Gaming addictionGaming addiction 3 weeks, 1 day ago

    To start it off, my name is Jim I am dislexic. I am 26 years old and have been avidly gaming online since I was just 6 years old on one of the first online games Diablo 1. I had gamed previously on the nes and sega a considerable amount, but what really got me was multi-player. It didn’t take long before gaming turned into complete competition. I…[Read more]