Physician, heal thyself?

1st July 2012 by Judith Harvey

Physician, heal thyself?

A colleague and I were enjoying the meal before an educational event. We were registered at each other’s practices, though not with each other. Sore throats were filling up our emergency surgeries, and we had both caught it.

“Don’t tell my GP” said my colleague, “I started myself on some penicillin and I feel a lot better.”

“Well, don’t tell my GP, but I have been taking penicillin too, and I feel a lot better.”

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