The Mount Hospital, Perth

The healthy outsider

Now in my third hospital in nine days, I had to adjust to another room, new nurses and a different routine at The Mount Hospital in Perth, Western Australia. Most of my soul-searching and questioning processes were over, thanks to the week in the Cardiac Care Unit at St John of God Murdoch Hospital (SJOG).…

A journalist’s message from the heart

Di Bauwens describes her heart surgery experience. She uses vivid words that evoked strong memories for me. Unless you’ve had heart surgery, you can’t really ever know how it feels…. but try reading this blog post for another, perhaps more familiar perspective…..”The Healthy Outsider“ Stay well.┬áDo your best to avoid heart surgery. It’s not that…