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The Brick Walls Keep Rising

Could you imagine breaking your leg and having to just sit with it until the system could fit you in? You, from the outside, look fine, bone is not piercing skin, no blood, and you just need to sit there and suck that shit up. 3,876 more words


Too much information is probably what I’m best known for… but no one reads this, and if you are, you don’t know me from a bar of soap. 468 more words

Physiotherapists step in to help A&E patients

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

After struggling with pain from a torn ligament for two weeks, Mr Gerry Gewi turned up at the accident and emergency (A&E) department of Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH). 424 more words

Current Affairs

: the deathwatch beetle :

There is such a thing, you know. They’re a woodboring insect with larvae that burrows into structural timber, causing all kinds of damage. The adults, however, are the real badasses. 368 more words


"There's just nothing we can do"

I have heard “There is just nothing we can do” too many times to mention. Most recently in regards to my health. As for my pain, “There is nothing we can do” as for my PTSD “There is nothing we can do” as for my muscle disease “There is nothing we can do” as for my bone disease “There is nothing we can do”. 871 more words

Buhari's Doctors Advise Him Not To Return To Nigeria For Now

SaharaReporters has learned from sources at the Presidency that President Muhammadu Buhari’s doctors have advised him to shelve the idea of returning soon to the daily routine of running Nigeria on account of the gravity of his illness. 749 more words


Don't Question the Doctor

My friend Lois and I were talking on the phone the other day. We both graduated from diploma nursing schools in the early 60s. It was a time when the nurse was considered the “handmaiden” of the physician. 1,168 more words

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