Category Archives: Health

Risks on the water

Good afternoon readers, We decided to have a day out near the water this afternoon; it was very hot today. We decided on a quiet little area where the munchkin can play, and still be safe in the water. Taken … Continue reading

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Nasty Neighbours

Good morning readers, From: Here I haven’t written for quite a while, as we were selling our home and moving. Although there are a number of other articles in the back-burner, I haven’t had time to finish them. I have … Continue reading

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Private Health Insurace – a ministers response

Federal MP, The Honorable John Alexander MP, responds to my questioning of the function of Private Health Insurance in Australia. Continue reading

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Private Health Insurance – a Government Funded Fraud

Good morning readers, Health insurance – maybe not what it is made out to be – what a surprise! From: https://s.mainstreet.com/files/tsc/v2008/photos/contrib/uploads/healthinsurancezoom_600x400.jpg A number of years ago, then Liberal Government, Led by PM John Howard, introduced policies that forced people to … Continue reading

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Reflection

Good morning readers, Well I was lying in bed with a bit of a fever, and just could not settle my mind or body – it didn’t help that I was hot and then cold – continually, or had a … Continue reading

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Happiness

Taken and modified from http://weknowyourdreams.com/happiness.html Good afternoon readers 🙂 A bit of philosophy for the day. A situation occurred this morning that I thought deserved a short blog about. I have apparently thrown something out that belonged to someone, and … Continue reading

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Mercurochrome

Good morning readers, A slightly different post for a change, and one that could be quite interesting – if you like medical things that is. A Facebook friend recently added a post that asked if anyone could remember the “good … Continue reading

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The ADAPT programme – RNSH

Pain Home Chronic Pain! ADAPT Programme  The ADAPT programme – Pain clinic I started writing this on the second day of the ADAPT programme – this was over one month ago! Unfortunately I sat down for too long on the night of … Continue reading

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Chronic Pain!

Pain Home Chronic Pain! ADAPT Programme  Chronic Pain! Hello Readers, Something that I haven’t shared with too many people, is that since late 2009 I have suffered with chronic pain that has been debilitating. OK… please stop there, I hear you say, … Continue reading

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Welfare or no-fair?

Hello everyone, I have a number of pieces in process of being written, but haven’t as yet finished any of them 🙂 . That is what happens when you have a 2 year old child whom you care for and look … Continue reading

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Austerity in Australia

A short one handed post (the other one has just had minor surgery) about Austerity in Australia. Now that the powerful businesses in Australia have got there beloved Liberal party into government, the Austerity measures have started to surface to … Continue reading

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The REAL Australian workplaces

Good morning readers, I was writing to the local paper last night, about the working life of the REAL Australia. You see we are in the middle of an election campaign in Australia, and the Liberals (the equivalent of the … Continue reading

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More from the global warming denialists

The global warming denialists continue to TRY! Hello readers, I write regularly to the local newspapers, sometimes to respond to someone who has written something silly, or because there is something important to comment on. This week there was the … Continue reading

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If Abbott wins: ruthless cuts?

I was reading this article on the ABC today: http://www.abc.net.au/unleashed/4579558.html?WT.mc_id=newsmail And was alarmed enough to decide to comment on it. I know that the guy who wrote it is obviously a strong Labor supporter, being a Labor party think tank, … Continue reading

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School girl HIV infection in South Africa

Quarter of S African schoolgirls HIV positive: minister – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation). I had to press this. I was absolutely horrified that in a modern world, that school children are becoming infected with HIV. 28% of school girls … Continue reading

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