A quick run down on things that live in mouths and genitals, and what we can do about them.
Before getting on the scales, I ask “Shoes on or off?”
I’d never done the doctor in public thing. That’s not true, I’d popped back a dislocated shoulder at the gym. I’d been waiting for a
A few years back, I was on my lunch break in the hospital tea room. A scene from House or Grey’s Room or Emergency Anatomy
The building contractor chatted pleasantly while I checked his blood pressure, waist circumference, recent cholesterol levels, fasting glucose and urine protein. We discussed screening for
1. The Indirect Compliment He was a doctor, a real one. Raised in the bad old days, when your boss left you with three hundred
The Sound of a Wild Snail Eating, Elisabeth Tova Bailey, 2010 This is the autobiography of a woman who becomes suddenly and devastatingly unwell