• Family Stories

    Differential treatment

    Although we live in the 21st century and the technology has reached a level that people never thought will get to the differences between the people of the world are so many – the places we live in, the access medical care and to education. I sometimes wish that every single person that lives on this planet could have the same. I guess it will be a bit boring isn’t it?  But why some people need to live without worries and some have to struggle for every single thing they get in their life? In 3rd world countries like Africa people are lucky if they get to be seen by…

  • My thoughts and sorrows

    My “nice” day at the NHS Soho clinic

    Yes I am not feeling very well. This bladder infection is a lot worse this time and the pain just stopped me from working so at the praising of one of my colleagues I left work to come to the Soho Walk in Centre. I mean it should be very easy – a nurse will see me and then prescribe antibiotics. But as I walk into the centre I knew it will not be as easy. The waiting area is full of people! Who would’ve thought? After completing the required form I asked about the waiting time and she said around 2 hours…Guess my boss will not be very happy!…

  • My thoughts and sorrows

    My take on C-section

    When I heard the news regarding the C-section I was a bit puzzled as I did not expect this to happen in UK. They are saying the cost will be huge and that this will change the way NHS will work. I am sure of one thing! It will be a big change of course! For someone who had to have an emergency C-section after 44 hours of complete agony I think that this is a good step forward. They only considered me on establish labour only for 24 hours and they insisted that my hips are wide enough to have a natural birth-they already knew that my baby was…