The gloves are off – with a battle over the NHS

Basher Boris v. Crafty Corbyn start Electioneering slugging it out over NHS ‘facts’ All politicians will claim that the NHS, first discussed during the 1930s, worked on during the War, and eventually launched in 1948, is ‘dear to their hearts’....

Letter to a friend going through cancer treatment

Dear cancer survivor, I am NOT going to lecture or say you MUST do/eat/read/this –  enough ‘friends’ will bore you with pet theories.  You will get used to them; smile sweetly and say nothing! The best advice I had was from a friend who chaired a...

Exercise

Exercise helps our sex hormones – and more Doctors keep on telling us to exercise in efforts to reduce the risk of certain cancers, and improve treatment outcomes and quality of life for those of us with the disease, . Just because it’s cold outside...

Fun day out – with a purpose

Medical Students organise tours of famed Chelsea Physic Garden With all the interest in ‘natural’ and plant-based remedies, it is timely that Imperial College medical students have developed a project based on one of London’s hidden treasures,...

Nobel prize for Cancer research

Why I am grateful for Dana-Farber Cancer Hospital I have many reasons to be grateful to this hospital.  I’ve never been a patient, but the news that their Dr. William G. Kaelin, had been awarded the 2019 Nobel Prize for Medicine made me very happy. Why am a fan...
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