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...

Did Gran Eat this?

Gran was a wise old bird  If you want to live healthily, and lose weight, ask yourself “would Gran have eaten this? She probably lived through the War; feeding her family on the sparse rations allocated by the Government.  In her book, sweets and chocolate were...

Are do-gooders hi-jacking our lives?

Do petitions clutter your in-box ? Is it all getting too much? Can’t even remember what you support? Londoners are constantly in the thick of demonstrations.  When these started many of us joined in.  But gradually we discovered those marching were often there...
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