Understanding NHS Jargon

The NHS speaks a language of its own    Whenever I phone to make an appointment at London hospitals, I am asked "do you want an Interpreter?"  I am ofen tempted to say yes, as the NHS seems to speak a language of its own.  Doctors and Nurses have their own...

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Translating doctor-speak

Fun way to decide what Doctors mean For those of us who are lucky to be healthy, but twidling our thumbs with boredom, I dug out the following piece sent me by a Yorkshire reader.  It gives one a wry smile to counter the awful news today. Very much tongue-in-cheek...

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