Tag Archives: Connolly Hospital

New Year’s Warning!

I mentioned a few day ago that I was considering the possibilities of doing a few health related posts. The video included in this post has me changing my dithering. I am now definitely going to talk about health, mine … Continue reading

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Introspection – Life’s Mirror?

OK… I’m on the warpath, again! I wrote a LinkedIn post on Saturday… all about the evils of the cholesterol statin drugs. So… what has that to do with introspection? LOTS! Today, while some of you read this post, I’ll … Continue reading

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Look UP!

Look up? Look up! Look… yes, look up! I really enjoy looking up. I often do so… looking for butterflies up in the trees… looking at aircraft or birds flapping up above. OK… only the birds do the flapping… the … Continue reading

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Tardy Thursday…

Or, I’m thinking that should read thardy Thursday… or maybe even thwardy Thursday? Why all this contortion of the good word tardy? Just to alliterate with Thursday, that’s all I’m up for today.  Yesterday was one of those strange days. … Continue reading

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Coffee in Castleknock?

Every once in a while I have to visit the Diabetic’s Clinic at Connolly Hospital. It’s quite a painless experience these days. On the train, off at Castleknock Station… walk the 15 odd minutes… do the business… see the folk, … Continue reading

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September Mornings…

Yes… September is now in full swing… that means a few things. Here, in the northern hemisphere, the autumn is also in full swing. Swinging fall… or falling swing? Judging by yesterday’s early morning temperatures even the few swallows still … Continue reading

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The Omens… Second Leg…

This time they were substantially better. I remembered everything, even all the paraphernalia for the medical, the wallet, suitably stocked with train fare, the phone… the recharged camera battery, the warm windbreaker and proper umbrella I missed so much last … Continue reading

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I Hate Work…

When last have you uttered that line? I’m sure we all do from time to time… even just out of sheer frustration at the supposed lack of personal progress or work satisfaction. Well, I’d be rather ungrateful to even contemplate … Continue reading

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