Category Archives: Health

Poor Prognosis

At least they did not give me a death sentence. The tumour, in the shape of a carrot, extends from the fat end at the spinal chord between C8 and T1 to where the humerus (arm) joins the shoulder.  It … Continue reading

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Looking for a Decent Doctor

My GP, the Ancient One, retired a couple of years ago and I am still without a GP.  I have seen a half dozen doctors but not one I would call decent. One kept me waiting for an hour for one … Continue reading

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To Jillian Skinner, Health Minister: Thank you for Cancelling my Funding

Dear Health Minister I was grateful to be eligible for 80% funding for my medical equipment due to chronic illnesses.  However, the price of the equipment went up five times as soon as I qualified and the order went through … Continue reading

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