The Medical Minute: Don’t let poison ivy smash the day

Brigadir Joshua

It winds round tree trunks, hides amongst flowers and creeps alongside less-manicured lawns. Most victims of its offending oil are unaware they’ve encountered it till the tell-tale rash, blisters and itching seem. Poison ivy may cause discomfort for some and utter distress for others. Dermatologist Dr. Alexandra Flamm with Penn […]

Playwright involves phrases with dangerous climate

Brigadir Joshua

First printed in The Age on August 9, 1997 Playwright involves phrases with dangerous climate Melbourne turned on a typical four-seasons-in-a-day welcome for playwright David Williamson yesterday and he didn’t thoughts a bit. His newest, and most private play, the cringingly comedian After the Ball, opens tonight and he was […]