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The Royal Flying Doctor Service

This is the 200th post to this blog, and it seems appropriate that such a milestone should be marked by talking about a development which has made life in the Outback a practical proposition for the majority of the people who live and work there. 475 more words

Computers and Bushfires

Hmm.. As I suspected my BSL was  much higher than it should be. I got a lecture about health and chocolate so he upped my medication to give the insulin a better chance of controlling things. 686 more words

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Benji, Trees and Firefox

Sunday; and for the first time since  we adopted Benji, we had a family dinner. This meant that for the first time the two girls were here with Andrew, Trish and, of course, John. 680 more words

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Two Fremantle teams will take off from Esperance to join in the Outback Air Race to raise funds for the Royal Flying Doctor Service.

Inner city residents Ralph Treasure and Elena Monaco are team Freo Flyers and Beaconsfield residents Jason Cotter and Leanne Mckenzie are Team Mockingjay. 85 more words


Comments, bridges and dogs

I believe it was something in the order of $A69 Million that was spent on the hospital and I still have to go to the Flinders Medical Center (FMC)  in Adelaide for an echo-cardiogram.  792 more words

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Fiona McArthur has always loved reading and it’s fed her passion for writing. Her first medical romance novel was published by Harlequin in 2001 and now she’s on her 34th novel.

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Rain and Gala Night.

There are times when I think Mother Nature goes out of her way to contradict me. Only the other day ( yesterday in fact) I was saying that the rain seems to pass away from us and today – yes — it’s chucking it down. 624 more words

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