Dr Lucia Gannon

A novel way of mind-reading

By sa | Feb 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

There is no human emotion or dilemma that is not found in well-written fiction, which can help us recognise, understand and accept the vast array of human behaviours and feelings, writes Dr Lucia Gannon

That time of year

By sa | Jan 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Choose wisely and you might just keep your New Year resolutions, writes Dr Lucia Gannon

Fragmented system, fragmented lives

By sa | Dec 6, 2017 | 0 Comments

Dr Lucia Gannon on the everyday reality caused by the inadequacies and unfairness of our fragmented health system

When being positive means saying ‘no’

By sa | Nov 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

We cannot stop the unreasonable demands on our time and energy but we can change how we respond to those demands in the hope of altering the behaviour, writes Dr Lucia Gannon

The art of gracious acceptance

By sa | Oct 11, 2017 | 0 Comments

Medicine has limits but human kindness does not, writes Dr Lucia Gannon

Women at work

By sa | Sep 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Stereotypes are formed early and influence all of us throughout our lives, making women’s professional endeavours a constant battle with an invisible enemy, writes Dr Lucia Gannon

Lost connections in the emergency department

By sa | Aug 9, 2017 | 0 Comments

Dr Lucia Gannon was struck by the absence of kindness as well as stark inefficiencies during a recent protracted visit to the emergency department at a Dublin hospital

The art of looking at patients

By sa | Jul 4, 2017 | 0 Comments

Observation is a skill that can be learned and enhanced at any stage of our careers, writes Dr Lucia Gannon

Critical thinking and hope: A challenge for general practice

By sa | Jun 7, 2017 | 0 Comments

Dr Lucia Gannon says GPs must be careful not to encourage young doctors to give up on general practice before they begin

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