I like that totally mixed up kind of eclectic group of personal props and bits of costume and I think the fun of doing that is where I was very lucky with Doctor Who.
Any doctor will admit that any drug can have side effects, and that writing a prescription involves weighing the potential benefits against the risks.
It seems so long ago that I played the part of the Doctor.
We were led to a pediatric ophthalmologist. It's a hard date for me, April 14, 1998. The doctor came back from the examining room and told us she had tumors in both eyes.
And I know there's probably a lot that aren't so educated out there, but you've got to find the right doctor and have your family close by.
I would make my mom buy me the toy doctor kit.
For as long as I can really remember, I wanted to be a doctor.
I was searching myself to find something that would help me with all of my symptoms. Then I went to my doctor, and she suggested that I try this.
And if doctor says that you don't have IBS with constipation, you might want to get a second opinion, because I had doctors that were telling me... of course, a lot of this has to do with science - progressing.
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
There are generations who watch Doctor Who together.
I often look at a lot of Doctor Who stuff that's about now, which no one has approached me about.
I found it a little bit stressful, because I wasn't used to working with Doctor Who. I got the impression I'd walked into the end of seven years and it was all a bit tense.
I enjoyed working with Peter, I was very pleased when I heard he was going to be the Doctor.
I don't know if you've ever tried writing a Doctor Who story, but it's a lot more difficult than it initially appears, especially if you've got more than one assistant.
Doctor Who is like any long-running series in that the cast tend to look to the star to set the general tone. Rehearsals and filming could be a lot of fun.
The doctor told Phil, my then husband, that my condition was really bad news. They had found an artery tearing and said I could die. They said they could try to patch it up but it could go horribly wrong. It all turned out okay in the end but it was touch and go.
So I had my doctor and I went and I noticed he was overworked. Whether he was greedy or not, I don't know, but he was overworked.
A wise doctor does not mutter incantations over a sore that needs the knife.
I understand from a physiological standpoint, but you really need a doctor to explain it and even then you will never understand it.
I am interested in getting people to use the healthcare system at the right time, getting them to see the doctor early enough, before a small health problem turns serious.
My father John A. Ryle was a doctor who, after the war, was appointed to the first Chair of Social Medicine at Oxford University.
I'm 86 and my doctor used to tell me to slow down - at least he did until he dropped dead.
Our home had many books due principally to the educational interests of my sister and two brothers, all of whom where serious students engaged in professional studies my sister became a doctor of medicine and my brothers became lawyers.
I asked my doctor how many more years I have left and he said, You're too ornery to die.