THE FINE BALANCE OF FARMING PRACTICES
I was chatting to a farmer yesterday about his farm and he was telling me how he lost several cows recently from childbirth. Bleeding, ruptured uterus, mastitis and infections were some of the causes of death. His belief was that modern day
TECHNOLOGY CAN BE A USEFUL HEALTH TOOL
Last week I was doing my ward rounds at the hospital and was seeing a post operative patient. He was sitting up in bed very comfortably after a prostate surgery watching live sport on his iPad. I asked him how he did
YOU WANT TO KNOW A SECRET?!
From our earliest days as kids we are tempted by secrets. Our best friend would say, “can you keep a secret, with a cheeky grin? ” And the “get rich quick spruikers” will tell you all about “unlocking the secrets to financial
SAINT VALENTINE’S DAY AND PRACTICAL SPIRITUALITY
“What’s the point of entering rapturous states of meditation, having out of body experiences, or communicating with other life forms, if you can’t love your partner with all your heart”. That’s a rough excerpt from my interview tonight at 6pm on ABC
THE PROBLEM WITH MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKERS
I’m not having a crack at motivational speakers because many of them have some incredible stories of human determination to share. Many come from extreme tragedy such as a major accident or health catastrophe. Others are sharings of superhuman feats such as
WAFT OR WILL?
One of the things that concerns me about the current era, is the serious aversion to hard work. I see far too many people use contentment as a mask for laziness. It’s far easy to waft along in life without any true