the Hidden Gem series
What’s a girl to do while in Medellin for fashion and textile week (Colombia Moda 2014)? Why, shopping, of course, as part of my research into fashion, clothing and textiles in Medellin, Colombia. Also a survey for my fashionista friends..
Addressing stigma surrounding bariatric surgery as a vanity procedure and surgical treatment of diabetes as the NHS takes the lead.
We’re back and off to a racing start as we talk about Medical Tourism, VIP medicine and elitism in health care. Sometimes you don’t get what you pay for.
As one assignment ends, another begins. Fashion, design, surgery and health.
a new study by American thoracic surgeon, Dr. Dr. Stephen Cassivi of the Mayo Clinic disputes commonly held myths about air travel after thoracic surgery.
Friends and familiar faces out and about in Cartagena.
my last week at Clinica Santa Maria, and what’s it is to be ‘just a nurse.’
a fat, middle-aged lesbian Gringa confronts Colombian machismo..
Adventures with Iris, Hecho en Colombia and Semana Santa in Cartagena
it’s Semana Santa, there’s no surgery scheduled and I am hanging out in Cartagena
because life in Colombia is always interesting