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Procedure Day

DISCLAIMER: I have never edited a video before, nor by any means am I a technologically advanced person. I did try my best, and I am proud with the outcome. 130 more words


The Dreaded Visits

One of my Crohn’s visits.

Post hospital selfie. (Crohn’s)

One of my IC visits.

Post hospital selfie. (IC)

November 23, 2016. IC Procedure.

November 23, 2016. 176 more words


Vertical Non-Permanent Surfaces #VNPS

So my #1TMCThing after this summer was to use Vertical Non-Permanent Surfaces (#VNPS) more in class. I had gone to Alex ‘s @AlexOverwijk session and was really looking forward to using the white boards I had made, which I don’t think I ever blogged about. 565 more words

Anti-Ageing - What’s in a Clinic Today?

Anti-ageing has become a medical specialty in its own right. It refers to the prevention, treatment and even reversal of the signs of ageing. An extension of preventative and holistic wellness, it is one of the fastest growing areas of medicine in the world. 525 more words

The Australasian College


I don’t want to continue too much about my time in hospital as there’s so much going on now that I’m out but I’ll quickly explain my discharge and the desperation anyone feels when they want to go home from hospital. 1,307 more words


Gassy little bunny

If you haven’t ever been for a CT scan, let me tell you that it’s not scary in the slightest. Unlike an MRI, where depending on the part of your body that they need to scan, it can be quite claustrophobic as it’s a full length tube and you’re in there for at least 30-45 minutes. 1,339 more words


Wakey wakey, eggs and bacey!

I was told that my surgery would take roughly 2 hours in total. Turns out, probably due my fiddly fistula, it took nearly 7.

You’re popped into recovery after they’re done wandering around your insides so that you can wake up and so the nurses can monitor your BP etc. 1,222 more words