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Spleen Song

What Does The Spleen Do? The Song

The Spleen Song “What Does the Spleen Do?”, song created by Harvard Medical School.   Lungs go Whoosh Help you Breathe Kidneys filter Make your Pee Gut Digests All your...

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The Doctor Will See You Now

Read this misinformed article “The Doctor won’t see you now” then the comments below. It is worrying when people in the public eye think like Victoria Coren Mitchell does about...

Home Visit Q&A

GP Doctor Home Visits Q&A

What is the purpose of a home visit by a GP? To attend the home (or care home, nursing home) of the most vulnerable patients who cannot attend the surgery...

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“Let it Go” The GP Doctor Version

See above the song “Let it Go” from the film Frozen about the GP Consultation. It is meant to be light-hearted so hopefully no-one takes offence with the video. You...

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Financial Cost of Smoking

Everyone knows the health risks of smoking. However recently I calculated the financial cost of smoking and was surprised by the results. I knew it cost a lot but the...

Myths about your GP Doctor

GP Myths Part 2 – My GP Doctor

My GP isn’t a specialist? General practice is a speciality. Your GP is a generalist but it is a still a speciality. My GP isn’t as intelligent as hospital doctors?...