Dr. Barry Dworkin
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Category: Health Policy
October 17, 2019
Opioid prescriptions are deceasing in some provinces
October 15, 2019
Children need to play more outside in an unstructured environment
October 11, 2019
Canada does not have a comprehensive plan to reverse rising obesity rates.
October 9, 2019
U.S. maintains its measles elimination status for now but vaccine misinformation by antivaxxers continues to whittle away at it. Your (grand)mother and (grand)father would not be proud;they remember our disease history. Children suffered damage and died.
October 8, 2019
Central health care planning contributes to no paramedics being available for ambulance calls.
October 7, 2019
Wasting time and taking up valuable appointment time slots with sick note requests not to mention increasing the infection risk of others in the waiting room
September 27, 2019
We’re number 25! Touting that we have achieved the greatest level of Canadian physicians per 100,000 people misrepresents the reality of how far behind we are compared to other OECD countries.
September 25, 2019
California public health officials advises public to stop vaping until source of related illness is determined.
September 18, 2019
Governments’ political-expediency-yardstick that never looks past its nose will not spend the time and money preparing to protect its citizens from the next pandemic.
September 17, 2019
Toronto Medical Officer of Health says province should scrap philosophical and religious exemptions for student vaccinations