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Health Columnist: April 2012 Archives

Our Health Columnist On Smoking Cessation Programs

Posted by Elke Semerad

Dr. Simon comments on B.C. health's program to help people quit smoking. The program covers the cost of drugs to help with cravings.

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Our Health Columnist On Palliative Care

Posted by Elke Semerad

The palliative care unit in Saint John has been helping patients and families at the last stages of life. Doctor Mike Simon talks about the value of that service to this community.

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Our Health Columnist On MRIs

Posted by Elke Semerad

The government announced it would set up a committee to look at bringing new 3T MRIs to hospitals in the province. That seems like good news for patients and healthcare workers here. Mike Simon is a family doctor in Millidgeville.

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