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Simon has the vision: we have to deliver. Why saving the NHS is down to everyone of us.

Simon Stevens was on the @BBCR4 8.10am interview this morning, answering questions posted on twitter #AskNHSEngland about the new NHS Five Year Plan. It was a shame really as the tweets really skewed the discussion, and the important questions of where the money would come from (at least another £8Bn requested), the demographic challenge (the current labour intensive approach is unsustainable practically and financially), public redress where services don’t improve /are poor, and the role for each of us in ensuring a sustainable NHS were left unanswered. 983 more words

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Give yourself some credit

You may be surprised to discover just how much giving yourself ‘credit’ and ‘praise’ helps with overwhelm and overload.

Try this:
Whenever you start to feel either overwhelm or overload, pause for a moment.  218 more words

Binge Eating

Community Change

Out of the six strategies of community change, which one would likely be the most effective at empowering marginalized groups given the current political climate? Checkoway provides six strategies of community change: mass mobilization, social action, citizen participation, public advocacy, popular education, and local services development. 269 more words

Trust

Trust that it will

All workout

I hope you do

Before you burnout

If not

You’ll be frustrated

Thinking things are

Complicated

Trust will help you to… 196 more words

Energize Your Thoughts

Take Care

I know we all get busy. We are in such a rush and our plates are over flowing. When life happens we get derailed. I looked up today at something that was on my desk. 97 more words

The Perpetuation of Domestic & Intimate Partner Violence

God works in mysterious ways.  October is Domestic Violence Awareness month.  Personally, I have wanted to write about the matter, and maybe this was the little push I needed to share my story.   1,149 more words

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