Afternoon Edition – Wednesday House Call April 15, 2015
Dr Barry Dworkin joins Rob Snow to discuss the latest health stories of the week.
1) What saved Gordie Howe? Gordie Howe was near death. His recovery seems almost miraculous.
2) HPV Vaccine for Boys.
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3) Surgery wait times change little in 5 years. Perhaps we could go some some stories from you own practice about wait times for common procedures.