The 3rd Bubble Wrap

With millions upon millions of journal articles being published every year it is impossible to keep up.  Every month we ask some of our friends from the world of paediatrics to point out something that has caught their eye.

Night shifts

You aren’t evolved to be awake at night. Your brain and body expect to be asleep during your biological night, so they can get on with the business of sleep, the essential caretaking tasks sleep does for you, when your eyes close and you dream the night away, The physiological drive that pushes you into…

The Hidden Curriculum – Empathy

When I mentioned the importance of acting as a role model in a recent post the esteemed Daniel Cabrera tweeted a short response – “Empathy, that’s all“. So what is it? Can we do without it? And if we can’t is it something we are born with or is it something we can learn and,…