long grass in garden

The 12 days of grass

One thing I love the most is being out in my lovely garden, but due to being busy with work, campaigning and our beloved weather ranging from sun to rain and thunderstorms it is nearly two weeks since I last cut my grass. Today I decided to do it as it was getting up to…

tablets paracetamol

Repeat Medication – Only get it if needed!

As I suffer from several illnesses that require repeat medication I tried to request a repeat from the Pharmacy and was told I would need to see my GP as my medication is for review. No problem, simply ring my GP surgery and get it reviewed or whatever. This is where the horror started…. After…

flytipped fridges

Paracetamol and Flytipping-Both Involve Waste

An odd combination I know, but today’s topics deserve my opinion, as the first item will certainly cause controversy. Paracetamol – Well anything “Over The Counter” Really I read in the news today that in an effort to cut the costs of the NHS they are planning to reduce prescribing over the counter remedies, gluten…