CUL­TURE CHANGE IS NEEDED

Sunday Herald Sun - Body and Soul - - FRONT PAGE -

So how did we get to this stage? Wil­son be­lieves it’s a com­bi­na­tion of a cul­ture that re­wards short and sharp med­i­cal con­sul­ta­tions and a gen­eral pub­lic that wants a quick fix via a magic pill.

“Ac­cess­ing psy­chol­o­gists, phys­io­ther­a­pists, strength train­ing and qual­i­fied mas­sage ther­a­pists – par­tic­u­larly in ru­ral ar­eas – doesn’t come eas­ily or cheaply,” she says. “And with the Phar­ma­ceu­ti­cal Ben­e­fits Scheme, you can ac­cess medicines to

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