In addition to running a successful family medicine practice for 26 years, Dr. Dworkin is an Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at the University of Ottawa and received his medical degree from McGill University in Montreal.
He wrote a weekly column in the Ottawa Citizen’s Health Section from 2000 to 2005, and a column in the “Treating Teens” section of The Medical Post.
Listen to Dr. Dworkin on 580 CFRA every weekday morning at 6:50 a.m. on The Morning Rush with Bill Carroll where we add perspective to the media hype. Find him Wednesdays from 1 to 2 PM on Rob Snow’s News and Views
* The advice, clinical studies and recommendations presented in audio and written articles on this website are for general educational purposes and not diagnosis. You should consult your physician or other health professional directly before beginning or changing a course of health treatment.
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- Biggest Loser producer's comments exemplify fat-shaming attitude so destructive to people with obesity
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- Sunday House Call, #616, June 4, 2017: Attention all shoppers, there is fluoride in you beer and pass the pasta!
- Death Cap mushrooms live up to their name despite being "natural"
- Oft-cited journal letter identified as impetus for opioid prescription increases
- Reversal of elementary school peanut ban in Montreal needlessly endangers young children