Category Archives: A Touch of Politics!

Christmas comes but once a year ….

…. however its very strange that it seems to come earlier and earlier every year.

Christmas FutureRegular readers are aware that I try to cover some seasonal issues to celebrate the festive season. Over the years the Denmark Doctor has had quizzes, jokes, puzzles and even pantomimes. This year is no exception with a selection of awful Christmas cracker jokes and a stay health this Christmas quiz which comes on the back of last months 10 superfoods.

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Mad Doctor?

CastroA few of my regular readers might wonder why I continue to practice medicine – it’s quite apparent that I have little time for bureaucrats who increasingly seem to infuriate and irritate me with a series of interventions that take up inordinate time and resources for virtually no benefit to the patients.

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New NHS review?

Dorset CCGYou won’t believe it but Dorset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has commissioned an outside agency to undertake a root and branch review of the Health Service locally.

Actually if you work in the NHS you won’t be in the least bit surprised because we seem to be forever navel gazing and reviewing things.

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Addictive adverts

HamletI remember a long time ago being entertained by the excellent Hamlet cigar adverts.

I think the hapless balding chap with an awful comb over trying to get his passport photo taken is just about the most memorable advert ever.

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NHS Fruitcase?

Frank Muir****, ***?!!, *** etc etc – I’ve started the week off badly.

Four letter words have been issuing forth from my office after learning about the government’s latest brainchild. Naming and shaming GPs who fail to diagnose cancer!!!!!

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