Category Archives: A Touch of Politics!

Resilient Doctors

I think I might have written about resilience before – it is a word that I had hardly heard mentioned up until about 3 years ago – prior to then, resilience was a word used to describe some physical object which could withstand some form of external pressure, like aluminium being rust resistant. Now it… Read More »


We all know that statins cause muscle pains. We know this because….. well just google Daily Mail and Statins and you’ll discover that the Daily Mail has a crusade against statins which is only surpassed by its crusade against GPs. Thanks to the Mail roughly a quarter of people who should be taking statins no… Read More »

Presidential warts

I enjoy playing cards, and there’s nothing quite so satisfying as having a hand full of trumps. Which, I guess, is now how the business mogul President of the USA feels. He is the Trump who has been dealt a hand full of trumps and still cannot believe his luck. He can say anything and… Read More »