Writing Anew – The Elephant in the Room – What’s this blog even for?

This is my first blog back – and it’s about how I plan to write blogs more regularly! Life’s been busy and time has swept away, but I’ve missed writing and want to return to it. How can we use the SMART tool to understand what stops me, or helps me, to write better?

Acute on Chronic – Lifestyle Medicine

I recently treated a lovely 45 year old female patient who had arrived in the ambulatory care department. As I flicked through her triage notes in preparation for our consultation, … Continue reading Acute on Chronic – Lifestyle Medicine

Is ‘Lifestyle Medicine’ effective? Considering The Wider Determinants of Disease.

Lifestyle medicine is the growing ‘movement’ to improve health by promoting an understanding of the wider causes of disease, such as food, exercise, environment, community and stress, etc. Lifestyle medicine … Continue reading Is ‘Lifestyle Medicine’ effective? Considering The Wider Determinants of Disease.