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Nurses had to laugh

Jun 01, 2012 | Discuss

Nurses had to laugh

Listening to the woes of 79-year-old Geoffery Wallace on the ABC’s AM current affairs show recently reminded me of Max Griffith’s excellent recent talk on the history of Adelaide House. (see The Hospital They Didn’t Want). Mr Wallace, who lives on a remote cattle station in western New South Wales, had just had a few decayed teeth removed when Sally Sara caught up with him in a dentist’s surgery in Bourke. Sara’s story was about the difficulty of accessing dentists and the conseque...Read more