Morning North | Apr 4, 2013 | 6:52

The challenges of finding a family doctor

Can't find a family doctor? You're not alone. The province has a program to connect people with doctors, but some say its not working. The CBC's Martha Dillman shared her personal story of trying to find a family doctor.

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Morning North - Making a holiday connection over the airwavesDec 29, 2014 | 5:43Morning North Making a holiday connection over the airwaves Audio
Morning North Making a holiday connection over the airwaves Dec 29, 2014 | 5:43Every year, retired teacher Marg Butcher gets a Christmas greeting over the CBC airwaves from former student Ron McDonald... and she does the same for him. This year, we thought we'd give them a call to get their story.
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Morning North - Preventing people in crisis from falling through the cracksDec 29, 2014 | 6:46Morning North Preventing people in crisis from falling through the cracks Audio
Morning North Preventing people in crisis from falling through the cracks Dec 29, 2014 | 6:46A crisis team in North bay is making sure that people don't fall through the cracks. It's using an outreach model called community mobilization. Brent Kalinowski is the project manager in North Bay. He told us about how it works.
Morning North - Growing Old Ungracefully - New Years resolutionsDec 29, 2014 | 5:04Morning North Growing Old Ungracefully - New Years resolutions Audio
Morning North Growing Old Ungracefully - New Years resolutions Dec 29, 2014 | 5:04How's your list of resolutions coming for the new year? Our senior's columnist Benita Hart has some suggestions and thoughts on how to handle them in this edition of Growing Old Ungracefully.
Morning North - Bernadette Rivard - a remarkble life (revisited)Dec 29, 2014 | 12:53Morning North Bernadette Rivard - a remarkble life (revisited) Audio
Morning North Bernadette Rivard - a remarkble life (revisited) Dec 29, 2014 | 12:53Bernadette Rivard was born with cerebral palsy in the 1930's. She wasn't expected to survive, but she defied the odds until her mid-80's. This is an encore presentation of a documentary of her remarkable life, prepared by the CBC's Megan Thomas.
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Morning North Christmas Card on the Airwaves - Hour 1 Dec 24, 2014 | 28:16Our tradition continues. Every year on December 24th, we open the phone lines for you to call and send your seasons greetings over the CBC airwaves. Have a listen to find out if someone sent you a greeting.
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