Don’t knock our NHS – Cos we need it.

Our NHS is one of the proudest things this country has… it means affordable healthcare whether you are rich or poor.  It means you don’t have to worry about having to take out Private healthcare and whether that healthcare package covers you for pre-existing conditions or cancer. However our Accident and Emergency Departments are over-whelmed…

Together we stand, divided we fall

  Today I was reading something from a friend’s blog and they wrote this: How truly tragic it would be to see this once great nation come to potentially absolute destruction because of the current hate mongering, hate filled rhetoric, and divisiveness. It just staggers my imagination and makes me sick to my stomach. Do you…

The Smoker’s Debate…

Again the great smoking debate raises its head. I’ve just been watching Sky News and apparently NICE is now recommending that hospitals don’t allow any areas within their grounds for smokers to have a puff.  And nurses should not help patients out of bed so that they can go out for a cigarette.