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  • Donna Penner

    Friday September 16, 2016

    White Coat Black Art Awake During Surgery

    In 2008 Donna Penner went in for routine operation at rural Manitoba hospital. Despite getting a general anesthetic she woke up during surgery. She was unable to speak or move. The ordeal left her with PTSD. She recovered with the help of another doctor and is now helping medical students learn from her experience.

    Posted: Sep 16, 2016 2:08 PM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 16, 2016 5:05 PM ET
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    Thursday September 01, 2016

    White Coat Black Art Naturopathy goes mainstream: What's the harm?

    Naturopathy has been called pseudo-science and outright quackery by its harshest critics. Yet more of us are visiting naturopaths for everything from common-sense nutrition advice to more fringe treatments such as IV therapy. And now, mainstream medicine is embracing it too. This week Dr. Brian Goldman looks at naturopathy's move to the mainstream in Canada, and asks, "What's the harm?"

    Posted: Sep 01, 2016 12:00 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 14, 2016 11:27 AM ET
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  • Britt Marie Hermes

    Friday September 09, 2016

    White Coat Black Art Ex-ND Britt Hermes on why she quit naturopathy

    A former naturopathic doctor becomes an anti-naturopathy crusader.

    Posted: Sep 09, 2016 11:56 AM ET
    Last Updated: Sep 09, 2016 9:37 PM ET
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