Long-Covid Symptoms sound familiar to Cancer survivors

Why doesn’t the NHS do joined-up thinking?  Clinical experts have identified common symptoms of long Covid  (breathlessness, fatigue, joint pain dizziness etc). After reading increasing articles listing concerns over Long-Covid, PLEASE will the Scientists and...

Manners maketh man

Boris shocks Commons as Theresa May speaks In a display of bad manners that shocked fellow MPs, when Theresa May started to speak last week Boris Johnson pointedly got up and bumbled his way out of the Commons;  apparently, he had a meeting to go to.  His quest for...

Let’s keep NHS benefits that came from Lockdown

Let’s keep benefits from lockdown During lockdowns, Nurses and Doctors developed innovative ways to help, and we found those actually doing the job were often better at running our healthcare Telephone consultations have proven to be helpful to many, and it has...

Dolls Houses support charity

Knittingale hospital One lovely thing to come out of this crisis is that 91-year-old knitting queen Margaret Seaman of Caister, Norfolk, is busy with her knitting needles raising money for the NHS, by making a woolen replica of the UK’s Nightingale hospitals, as a...

Jewels underline Queen’s message

The Queen sends a subtle message via her brooch.  The Queen often uses a favourite ‘trick’ to send a subtle message;  Her Majesty has an incredible collection of jewellery, and she will pick a certain piece to underline her message when she delivers a...

NHS v. Military rivalry strips me naked

NHS calls in Military London hospitals have called in the Army to cover staff shortages, so I hope any rivalries twixt NHS and Military are now sorted out! Years ago, when a Military Ambulance transferred me for Polio treatment from Millbank Military Hospital in...