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Transphobia is affecting Holland as well

After the stigmatizing name of Boys Project in Belgium, I received a message that in Holland there is happening a familier thing. Again, a health organization HVO-Querido (including… 62 more words


Face to face support has the most impact

What stops health professionals signposting to services like our peer advocacy support service? In today’s post Kathleen Gillett of Dorset Macmillan Advocacy tells us what some Macmillan Health Professionals feel is the reason: 524 more words

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Dr Rodney Syme and Nembutal

A Good Death

In the mid-1970s, a Melbourne urologist, Rodney Syme, sat facing Len, a man whose invasive bladder cancer was causing incontinence and blood clots that blocked the flow of urine. 1,710 more words

MSc Project - Food Insecurity and Long Term Conditions

Between September 2015 and August 2016 I completed my MSc in Public Health Research at the University of Aberdeen (now the Master of Public Health… 1,666 more words

Health Research

Lies, damn lies and mental health promises...

Talk is cheap. Something I’m sure Theresa May is aware of as she continues to embark on her programme of saying nice-ish, sensible things whilst backing them up with fuck all. 1,351 more words

Mental Health

Transphobic beliefs at health organizations

At one day when I was in the office of my activism work, I was shocked to find some cards of Boysproject. It’s one of the organizations which claims to help men and transgender sexworkers. 299 more words


We need equity - not equality

This article questions whether our attempts to promote an inclusive ‘social’ model of disability has obscured the very real physical needs of disabled users expressed in the alternative ‘medical’ model. 841 more words