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Health Columnist: February 2012 Archives

Our Health Columnist Talks Health Care Politics

Posted by Elke Semerad

Dr. Mike Simon talks about new and recurring issues in health care where it seems to some doctors that politics triumph over patient care.

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Our Health Columnist Talks Organ Donation

Posted by Cindy Grant

The Canadian Institute for Health Information suggests we as Canadians haven't really taken to the idea of organ donation. Dr. Mike Simon is our regular health columnist, he talks about why this is and what can be done to improve the number of organ donors in our province.

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Our Health Columnist On Kids And Sleep

Posted by Cindy Grant

Authors of a study, published in the journal "Pediatrics", say kids haven't been getting the amount of sleep recommended by experts for at least 100 years. That's makes for some pretty tired grown ups ! Dr. Mike Simon has some advice on getting the kids to sleep.

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