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  • San'yas Indigenous Cultural Safety Traning

    Friday December 16, 2016

    "I'm a white settler": Why that matters in healthcare

    The San'yas Indigenous Cultural Safety Training program uses blunt talk to confront racial bias in Canadian healthcare, with the goal of making care safer and more accessible for Indigenous patients.

    Posted: Dec 16, 2016 3:56 PM ET
    Last Updated: Dec 16, 2016 5:59 PM ET
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    Thursday December 08, 2016

    Seven tips for parenting your parents

    Dr Brian Misiaszek, a geriatrician with Hamilton Health Sciences, and Dr Cathy Sellens an ER doctor in Hamilton share their stories of caring for their elderly parents.

    Posted: Dec 08, 2016 2:34 PM ET
    Last Updated: Dec 12, 2016 9:52 AM ET
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  • Abdullah post card

    Friday December 02, 2016

    One clinic, hundreds of languages: Here's how it works

    Abdullah is a father of five - soon to be six. He's from Aleppo, and since arriving in Canada a few months ago, he and his family have been treated at Toronto's Crossroads Clnic by Dr. Meb Rashid. FInd out how they manage to communicate even though they don't share a language.

    Posted: Dec 02, 2016 12:34 PM ET
    Last Updated: Dec 02, 2016 6:19 PM ET
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Past Episodes

  • Marijuana smoking

    White Coat Black Art If you use marijuana read this

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    The growing use of medical and recreational marijuana comes with a potentially serious risk to your heart. Dr. Brian Goldman tells you what you need to know.

    Posted: Mar 12, 2017 11:21 PM ET
    Last Updated: Mar 13, 2017 1:15 PM ET
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  • Zika A. aegpti mosquito

    White Coat Black Art Read this before you travel to a Zika hot spot

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    Zika virus packs a wallop in Canadians who visited hotspots. @NightshiftMD has what you need to know about the virus that first arrived in the Americas in 2013.

    Posted: Mar 06, 2017 12:02 AM ET
    Last Updated: Mar 13, 2017 3:32 PM ET
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  • pharmacy

    white coat Time for pharmacare now

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    A national pharmacare program is both do-able and a cost saver for Canada. @NightshiftMD has two important studies.

    Posted: Feb 27, 2017 12:37 PM ET
    Last Updated: Feb 27, 2017 1:49 PM ET
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  • Montreal weather shovelling

    Snow shovelling can kill

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    Remember those warnings about shovelling snow and your heart? They’re true IF you're a guy. @NightshiftMD has the details.

    Posted: Feb 13, 2017 12:56 PM ET read comments audio
  • Police Tape

    White Coat Black Art When a hospital patient becomes violent

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    Violence against healthcare workers has become an occupational hazard. Patients and bystanders are also at risk.

    Posted: Feb 06, 2017 12:34 PM ET read comments audio
  • Health Obesity Report 20121023

    Don't ask your doctor for advice on nutrition, unless...

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    You doctor may know very little about managing obesity or nutrition. I’d ask a registered dietician or a health coach instead.

    Posted: Jan 30, 2017 12:40 PM ET
    Last Updated: Jan 30, 2017 1:53 PM ET
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