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 Shows
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.
Sunday House Call, #544, August 16, 2015: Eyes on caffeine Topics today include: This week’s op-ed: How can a person’s eye movement when watching a music video indicate concussions? Also, what happens to your body during the minutes and hours after drinking an energy drink? Your calls about degenerative disk disease, whooping cough booster vaccines […]
Sunday House Call, #543, August 9, 2015: Go West and South fair Resident Topics today include: The Ontario Ministry of Health is cutting residency positions, fungal nail infections, atrial fibrillation and shortness of breath, arsenic in rice?, hallucination reported by a 90 year old, and fingernail changes.
Sunday House Call, #542, August 2, 2015: Natural intelligence, natural world, supercool products from real science. Topics today include:This week’s op-ed: the ebola vaccine is showing incredible results after being created in a fraction of the expected time. Also, can fish make sunscreen and plants produce pesticides for agriculture? Dr. Dworkin takes your calls […]
Sunday House Call, #541, July 26, 2015: Pizza vineyards, and Tequito trees. Topics today include:This week’s op-ed: Fast-food charity campaigns normalize excessive sugar intake for children. Nick Offerman weighs in here. Your questions, including the effects of anemia, joint osteoarthritis, new onset of type 2 diabetes, thee lack of evidence for Co-enzyme Q10 to […]
Sunday House Call, #540, July 19, 2015 Topics today include: How and what constitutes good research you can count on? Your calls about chest pain, loss of consciousness when blinking, post-operative care after heart surgery, sciatic pain, spinal arthritis, and fish oil supplements.
Sunday House Call, #539, July 12, 2015: The University of Quackademia Topics today include:The University of Toronto Scarborough enters the quackademia arena, an antivaxer argues for autrism link with vaccines and ignores evidence, a classic illustration of confirmation bias, backfire effect, cherry-picking of studies, and causation fallacy, the causes of coronary artery disease and the […]