Tag Archives: public health

Brad Chilcott. I donated a kidney to my son. Don’t tell me not to make it ‘political’.

In early December, I went into surgery to give my eight-year-old son Harrison my left kidney. He heard me groaning in recovery as the anaesthetist put him to sleep a few hours later so that he could receive it. The … Continue reading

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Rosemary Breen- Living water in Myanmar

 I listened to Rosemary Breen  from  Inverell speak at my local church about the work she is doing in Myanmar to help poor villagers get access to clean water.  She was inspiring and challenging. We all know that polluted water … Continue reading

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Fran Baum & Paul Laris. Beware of the crocodiles, they will keep you out of the garden!

We interviewed  20 former Australian Federal and State and Territory health ministers about the extent to which they were able to focus on promoting health, health equity and social determinants of health during their tenure. Social determinants of health are … Continue reading

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