"Music, the best friend of my life, is the courage and conviction it gave me, and now my best friend has helped the Chinese friends through it." At the beijing tongshantang hospital of traditional Chinese medicine, Mr. Musharraf, who is patiently teaching small patients how to play the violin, told reporters.
Music, to spend the most difficult time with him
This year, 53, pervez musharraf, is a music teacher in Istanbul, Turkey, he loved music since childhood, almost the whole life to the music, music as a close friend of his life.
Half a year ago, Mr. Musharraf suddenly felt that he could not walk without the pain of his left foot and went to a hospital in Istanbul to be diagnosed with diabetic nephropathy. Just four months later, diabetic nephropathy developed into a uremia, and it was removed by gangrene.
During that time, Mr Musharraf was tortured, on the one hand, is a series of uremia and diabetes complications for physical torture, he couldn't sleep normally, general weakness can only stay in bed all day long, don't have any appetite. At the same time, the doctor told him the disease in addition to kidney transplant and dialysis, there is no other treatment, plus lose a blow on his left foot, let Mr Musharraf's heart feel despair and pain.
"At the time I don't talk all day, in addition to treatment is a person lying in bed. I can clearly feel the pain, and my own inner helpless, don't know what to do. I even thought about suicide, think you won't have to continue to be tortured die." "Musharraf told reporters.
This time Mr Musharraf thought of music, perhaps before death enjoy music is good also, when he was with the help of his wife once again playing the violin when he suddenly forget all the pain, immersed in the beautiful music.
"In the course of playing the violin, music took me out of the abyss of pain and confidence began to recover a little bit, and I believe I can beat the disease!" Musharraf told reporters.
With dialysis, Mr. Musharraf has been searching for ways to treat uremia with the company of music. At music, he spent the most difficult time with his close friend.
The action in the ward, with music, helps Chinese patients forget the pain
In July, Mr. Musharraf was accompanied by his wife to a hospital in shijiazhuang, China. His condition had deteriorated badly, but he remained positive under the company of music.
According to Mr Musharraf's doctor room beautiful sweet doctor says, to the court when he couldn't believe the patient had deteriorated to the point, "he was swollen particularly severe, because lost his left foot gangrene caused by diabetes, the hottest time was shivering, black face, rarely eat."
"Musharraf is particularly optimistic, often talking to us with the help of translators, playing the violin for us, and teaching the little patient in the hospital to play the violin." Room beautiful sweet said, every day to accept after the removal of blood toxin treatment of traditional Chinese medicine, musharraf will trust in the company of the translation, with his violin to play music in the corridor. "At first, many patients didn't understand what the foreigner was doing."
The patient was greatly improved and he was fond of little children, and he often taught the young patients and the children of the hospital to play the violin. "I want to use music, but also the children a good childhood, to disperse the pain of torture, or even just a quarter of an hour. As long as can let them like me, sets up the positive attitude to life, smiling face life is good", Mr Musharraf told reporters.
Musharraf told reporters when he left, he is released over a period of time, but his friend: "music" will continue to stay here, help more kidney disease patients get rid of the pain of illness and suffering.