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Postnatal Checks

Having been on obstetrics and gynaecology, I have had to do a fair few postnatal discharges as a resident.

These postnatal discharges are quite repetitive I must say, in that it’s always the same questions. 507 more words


Stomach Flu

Oh ya. I got it. And not the vomiting kind. The diarrhea kind.

And it hurt. So bad.

For 4 days I peed out my booty. 184 more words


Detox Diets

Should you be on a detox?

It’s a few days after Christmas. You came, you saw, you ate, then ate some more. Now the guilt is setting in, you feel bloated, sluggish and the plumbing isn’t running smoothly. 741 more words


Treating Hard To Control Constipation in Kids

Constipation is very common for kids.

Since your kids will almost certainly become constipated, at least briefly, at some point in their lives, it is important to understand how to recognize the symptoms of constipation. 1,064 more words

Pediatric Conditions

I Have A Secret....

OK, so….I have a little secret….I guess I should maybe say a confession.

I have dieted for years. In fact, I’d probably say almost two thirds of my life. 510 more words

Feeling hopeful

I went to see my CBT therapist today.  This therapy all started with me sitting through a pretty gruelling 90 minute question and answer session with the Eating Disorder Team, where I was probed about my life, what I do, how I react to stressors, how do I think I’ve got here (ie, how did I end up thinking that this was the way to live my life – my words, not theirs).  505 more words

insomnia, EDNOS, wildlife

I can’t sleep, I never can anymore. Nearly 1am and I need something I can’t get, food or youth or perfection or starvation or laxatives or a job. 348 more words