The Red Light District of medicine

The Red Light District of medicine

28 OCTOBER, 2018 Rushed sex change operations on teenagersPrivate cancer patients left infertile aftercancer treatments A recent UK investigation into sub standard practices referred to private hospitals as the ‘red light district’ of medicine. While...
Australian’s have courage

Australian’s have courage

Australians have courage. Especially under fire The small Gallipoli peninsula lies quietly on the western edge of Turkey, facing the blue Mediterranean sea. A hundred years ago it staged one of the most bloody and cruel massacres of the first world war. At...
Cover ups, cocaine and damaged patients

Cover ups, cocaine and damaged patients

18 NOVEMBER, 2014 Hospital cover ups Drug addicted health professionals Uninformed patients 4 Corners exposes cover ups, cocaine and damaged patients This is why we have independent media. To publish information that is in the public interest. And few secrets are as...
Hospital errors and secrecy

Hospital errors and secrecy

3 SEPTEMBER, 2014 Bureaucratic reports Actual numbers Politics Hospital errors, the hidden death toll Australian’s are accustomed to hearing from politicians that they have the ‘best health systems in the world’. It is routinely declared to be ‘safe and affordable’....
Greek tragedy

Greek tragedy

Western governments are wrestling unsuccessfully, with healthcare costs Governments across the Western world are trying unsuccessfully to control rising  healthcare costs.Like Heracles battling the Hydra, they face a daunting task.There are three major problems.An...