What did I learn this week?

Celebrating a new year

Tonight we celebrated the fire festival Brigit or Imbolc to mark the impending return of the light and first stirrings of spring.   Today is the midpoint between winter solstice and the spring equinox.  If you look around you, it is clear that the season is changing, and that winter is receding.  When we ate dinner […]

I don’t even know what to say about that…

So apparently medical students in Canada are routinely performing pelvic exams on unconscious women during surgery, without any consent, as part of their medical training.  I won`t bother saying more, since there is already LOTS to read from many other rightfully livid bloggers out there like this one.  There is also a petition you can […]