Medication Notes – Metformin

Pronounced as met-four-min (British, UK) What Type of Drug Metformin is in a type of drug class named biguanides (MedlinePlus, 2020). What it Treats Metformin is administered to help treat or prevent type 2 diabetes. Additionally, it can be used to treat polycystic ovary syndrome, otherwise known as PCOS (NHS, 2019). How it Works MetforminContinue reading “Medication Notes – Metformin”

Condition of the Day – Autism

Similar to the word of the day, in solidarity with world autism awareness day, I thought that I would write a brief description of autism. Thank you to the autistic community on Twitter, I have learnt that many autistic adults do not enjoy the phrase ‘on the spectrum’ as it is not an absolute definitiveContinue reading “Condition of the Day – Autism”

Word of the Day – Neurodiverse

In solidarity with autism awareness day Friday 2nd April (yes, I’m a day late to the party) the word of the day is neurodiverse. The simplest way of defining neurodiverse is where there is a need to describe something that is not neurotypical. It is used to define behaviours, thought patterns, and characteristics that areContinue reading “Word of the Day – Neurodiverse”

About The Respairography Project

The first thing you should know about me is that I love language. I love reading it, I love writing it, I love how it has shaped everyday, past and present. In the words of one of my idols, Susie Dent (2021), it is clear that there is a national pessimism that plagues our everydayContinue reading “About The Respairography Project”

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