Public Health Paper No 34.

I was an NHS doctor for more than 25 years.  Public Health Paper, No 34, published by the WHO in 1968, had more impact on my practice than any other … Continue reading Public Health Paper No 34.

PATNA within us

Four years ago, almost to the day, I visited this mausoleum. I was exploring a forgotten past. This mausoleum was erected by Dr William Fullerton in 1784 and placed at … Continue reading PATNA within us

Odin’s Raven Magic

I have been listening to Odin’s Raven Magic by Sigur Rós. I used two tracks from this enchanting album, Stendur aeva and Dagrenning, in my film about the experience of … Continue reading Odin’s Raven Magic

Gratitude

In yesterday’s Scotsman, Alexander Mccall Smith wrote about the importance of gratitude. He said that gratitude needs to be expressed. McCall Smith shared one of his poems: a poem of … Continue reading Gratitude