The Power of Listening

Introduction As a doctor, and perhaps especially as a junior doctor, there will no doubt be occasions when you are overwhelmed by the demands placed upon you.  Times when you will feel powerless in the face of suffering and frustrated by the limitations of medicine.  What you might not realise Read more…

International Day of People with Disability

On International Day of People with Disability, please note some disabilities are invisible. Also some disabling conditions (e.g. chronic illnesses, chronic pain conditions) can fluctuate. Me: I don’t need a wheelchair for very short distances, but do for longer ones. https://www.independent.ie/life/health-wellbeing/health-features/no-one-chooses-to-have-me-everything-changed-when-i-became-ill-34153140.html?fbclid=IwAR2gQzjRkAJIV1DYjAkObehMK8J4y09ODZluuzCPbirDn4J2Wit0BSX7rA0