A few years ago, one of the medical weeklies ran an unintentionally hilarious column with the title “A Day in the Life”. An eminent doctor would give (...)

‘Little boxes, little boxes” sang Tom Paxton, who was no fan of them. The song often pops into my head when I contemplate the mysterious world of medi(...)

The polytunnel in my garden is warm and humid. When the rain is hopping off its roof, if I close my eyes and breathe in the moist fragrance of earth a(...)

I work as a GP in Ireland. I have only one list on my desk. It is the list of local chemists and their phone numbers. Ireland is fortunate to have (...)