“Even when paying, I didn’t question it, I was still in fight or flight mode,” she said. “So I just paid and left.”
The need for traditional medicine regulation
Despite our high usage rates, Professor Wardle said Australia’s medical system stands in stark contrast to countries like the US, Switzerland, Brazil and Indonesia where conventional, western medicine is able to work hand-in-hand with traditional practices under an “integrative” model.
Athena with her son Callum, pictured when he was younger.
Chinese medicine “miracle”
“I look at it as, that particular night, sperm and egg … produced Callum. So, I wouldn’t change a thing.”