A very emotional day for me…..

A 43-year-old lady came to the surgery complaining of tummy pain. I asked all the usual questions and then proceeded to examine her tummy. I knew instantly that she was pregnant though the tummy was still small. ‘You are pregnant,’ I said to her. Wide eyed in shock, she shook her head vehemently: ‘That’s notContinue reading “A very emotional day for me…..”

All in a doctor’s day….

Yet another emotional day for me… Saw my very last patient at 7.45am. I was supposed to finish work at 8am having worked overnight. I am tidying up when another name pops on the screen. It is a young girl in her early 20s with painful period. That should be easy, I think as IContinue reading “All in a doctor’s day….”

Hyperglycaemia 101

 Goodmorning Fabulousreaders Welcome to class Healthy living 101 lol😀 Topic: Hyperglycaemia Just a reminder about why we discourage foods with high glycemic values like processed carbohydrates such as frosted cornflakes and surgary drinks. Please take a look at the charts above. When you take high glycemic foods, they are immediately converted to GLUCOSE in theContinue reading “Hyperglycaemia 101”