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King of the Mountain

There is a patient of mine who suffers terribly from awful back pain. Every time I see her, she enumerates for me the litany of issues that she has stemming from her pain. 296 more words

Vaccine Harm

I will continue the debate (bouts) over vaccines vs autism, as it caused a mini-storm on my Facebook post. The first round is the (email) reply from the Media Unit (Australian Government Department of Health). 1,019 more words


Daniel's Disability and HOW it ALL Began! - Redux

Daniel’s Disability and How it All Began

In this article I am going to give you a history of my condition and how it affects my day-to-day life. 2,631 more words

Daniel's Health

Slowly better

m: Hey, I’m coming by in an hour. Do you want anything?
D: Let me call you back in ten minutes, I’m going to go for a run and then BASE jump off the top of the hospital.

Thank goodness.


Princeton worker put on leave over medical pot

A Princeton University employee and marijuana legalization activist who says he was told to choose between his job and using medical marijuana is on paid leave as the university works to figure out accommodations for his disability. 93 more words


Sandy Bay Charity Fair at Duchess of Kent Children’s Hospital

Since 1981, the annual Sandy Bay Charity Fair has been held at the Duchess of Kent Children’s Hospital at Sandy Bay in Pokfulam. This year the Fair will be hald on 1 November. 358 more words

Hong Kong

Commercial fMRI neurobollocks - no, you cannot record your dreams (yet).

With thanks to Micah Allen (@neuroconscience) for pointing this one out.

My day job is as an fMRI (functional magnetic resonance imaging) researcher, so you can imagine how tickled I was when I came across a brand-new neurobollocks-peddler who’s chosen to set up shop right on my patch! 1,000 more words