Dr Pam Rachootin

Dr Pam Rachootin

Dr Rachootin is a GP in Adelaide, SA.

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I want to write about the most difficult things I have ever had to write about: death and feelings. I’ve just finished a…
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I have friends who have raised their own family, help look after their grandchildren, engage in part-time work and are…
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I once was sitting in a medical centre as an oncologist jauntily walked by, carrying a cup of coffee. The patient opposite…
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Maria was widowed and her children and grandchildren had moved away. Her loneliness was palpable. Over a number of…
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I've seen it all down under... from the overgrown bush, to the trim and tidy grasslands, to the smooth barren plains. And…
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In my surgery, I sit at my ­grandmother’s kidney-shaped wooden desk with its leather top. My view from the desk is a high…
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I have always been in awe of people who are forced to do their best to survive in trying circumstances. Jerri Nielsen, the…
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