My parents never took me to a GP, but telehealth means there’s no excuse now

Unlike many of my GP colleagues, I have no tales of being inspired to study medicine by my childhood family doctor, mainly due the fact that I didn’t have one.

Logic tells me those vaccine syringes didn’t plunge themselves, but I honestly have no memory of ever visiting a doctor.

My parents opted for the set-and-forget method of healthcare of their many children — recklessly ignoring the danger posed to GP income streams.

I’ve met a couple of colleagues who share my doctorless upbringing, but they