Category Archives: That’s Life!

Deaf Doctor Strikes Again

Fawlty Towers - BBCMy increasing deafness and over active imagination has been playing up again.

Years ago I misheard a charming supportive daughter ask whether genital warts would help her mother to lose weight.

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Nudge, nudge

Nudge NudgeNudge, nudge, wink, wink, do you know what I mean?

I suspect not if you didn’t know who the two Ronnies were, but this is a quote from their contemporaries, Monty Python, which came to my mind when I read about some recent research into changing peoples behaviour.

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I’m not worried, just concerned!

WorryAre you worried about your chest pain?

No doctor, I’m concerned but not worried. If I was worried I’d be focussed on the problem, ie the chest pain, but I want to be focused on the solution hence my concern.

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Benefits 22

Catch 22One of my favourite movies was Catch 22 – this employed a very interesting argument regarding discharge from the US military on the grounds of mental health problems.

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Health App

Withings Health AppAfter last months appeal for life changing health apps you might want to ‘check out’ Withings health app.

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Bald Reality v Blissful Ignorance?

RealityMy inner image of myself is very different to the reality.

My conscious self knows that I’m a grumpy, middle aged man whose hair if not dropping out is going grey.

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Healthy App

AppsOver the last few years there has been an explosion of health Apps.

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