Sunday House Call, #553, November 22, 2015: MDA Jerusalem Goes Above and Beyond Topics today include:Ulnar nerve compression and surgery to correct it, causes of bitter taste in one’s mouth, sore stomach after cardiac stent placement, back spasm, and mental health awareness.
Sunday House Call Shows
Wednesday House Call November 4, 2015 Dr Barry Dworkin joins Rob Snow to discuss the latest health stories of the week. Today: 1) Another big hockey injury. Connor McDavid was injured in the Edmonton Oilers’ game against the Philadelphia Flyers on Tuesday night and will be out “long-term” according to coach Todd McLellan. The […]
Sunday House Call, #552, October 25, 2015: Chemistry for fun and frolic! When you think about chemistry or hear the word “chemical” as reported by the media or in casual conversation, what is your initial impression? Do you think it is all about toxins and health harms or something else entirely? Well, in the science-is-more-fascinating-than-fiction […]
Sunday House Call, #551, October 18, 2015 Topics today include: Tom Brady is speaking out about sugary cereals and drinks Your calls today revolve around flu vaccine nasal sprays, loose bodies in the knee, shingles vaccine, knee replacement surgery, menopausal hot flashes and angioplasty..
Sunday House Call, #550 October 11, 2015 Topics today stem cell research, hernias, fractured skull and memory loss, anti-depressants, and weighing the benefits versus risks of surgery.
Sunday House Call, #549, October 4, 2015 Topics today include:IVF coverage in Ontario, viral meningitis, hernia after cardiac bypass surgery, a woman who needs to start treatment for Rheumatoid Arthritis, frequent urination and what it may mean for a 78 year-old man.
Sunday House Call, #548, September 20, 2015: Heavy hand of Ontario Government accelerating destruction of primary care services to patients Topics today include: This week’s op-ed: Ontario physicians had their funding cut again by government, can doctors be expected to effectively treat patients for free? Then Dr. Dworkin gives advice on therapy for arthritis, […]
Sunday House Call, #547, September 13, 2015: There is no best diet; save your money Topics today include:An excellent Big Think video by Dr David Katz on what the science tells us about diets. Your calls about toenail problems, the difference between polymalgia rheumatica and fibromyalgia, scoliosis and carrying heavy school backpacks, recurrent bladder […]
Sunday House Call, #546, September 6, 2015: Dust in the Wind Topics today include:How farm dust exposure reduces risk of asthma (in mouse model), the intricacies of using statins to reduce cholesterol levels and its affect on heart disease risk, blood with bowel movements, treatment of constipation, fast heart beat issues, probiotic use, and recurrent skin […]
Sunday House Call, #545, August 30, 2015 Topics today include:A report on “Senior’s Moment” memory loss and recall, toxoplasmosis effects, osteoarthritis, eye pain, back pain, and shingles vaccine.