Additional Information about Dr Gary Lum, AM

Here is some basic information about me (Gary Lum) and where you can find me on social media.

Name: Dr Gary Lum, AM [BMedSc, MBBS, FRCPA, FACTM, FASM]
Twitter: @garydlum |  @yummy_lummy 
Facebook pages: Yummy Lummy and Gary D Lum 
Instagram Gary on Instagram and I’ve started a Yummy Lummy account 
Age: I was born in 1965.
Favourite Book: I rarely read fiction anymore. During high school, I only read one book, viz., The Chant of Jimmy Blacksmith. I know I was meant to read Shakespeare but I didn’t. My trick was to ask my friends what the plays were about before the examination. 
Favourite Movie: Mad Max 2 (I have a fondness for V8 Falcons as well as anything V8 Mopar) [I’m yet to see Mad Max 3 although I have watched Mad Max 4]
Favourite Food: Jook or congee because it’s comfort food and I can cook it in my favourite kitchen implement, i.e., my pressure cooker. Followed closely by wonton soup.
Favourite Television: All of the live-action series in the Star Trek Franchise, Thunderbirds are Go, Grand Tour, Top Gear (the episodes with Clarkson, May and Hammond), Rick and Morty, Big Bang Theory. I’ve also developed a liking for  Game of Thrones, Mad Men, True Blood, The Walking Dead, Breaking Bad and Orange is the new black. I also like both the UK and US versions of House of Cards.
Favourite Sports: Rugby League (Brisbane Broncos), Rugby Union (Queensland Reds) and Swimming (My favourite swimmer is Susie O’Neill) In terms of State of Origin, I have always been and forever will be a QUEENSLANDER

This is a link to my most moving professional experience was working at the Royal Darwin Hospital after the Bali bombings.


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Disclaimer and a note on mass and energy

I have no culinary training nor qualifications. This post is not intended to convey any health or medical advice. If you have any health concerns about anything you read, please contact your registered medical practitioner. 

For recipe posts the quantities are indicative. Feel free to vary the quantities to suit your taste.
I deliberately do not calculate energy for dishes. I deliberately default to 500 Calories or 500,000 calories because I do not make these calculations.