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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


    Blog How ERs fail older patients

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    ERs are built to take on all patients of all ages, but seniors may wonder if they’ve come to the wrong address. @NightshiftMD has the details.

    Posted: Jun 12, 2017 8:42 AM ET read comments
  • medical aid in dying

    White Coat Black Art A clearer path to medically assisted death

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    A pioneering group of MDs has figured out how to interpret Canada’s new law on medical aid in dying. Dr. Brian Goldman explains.

    Posted: Jun 04, 2017 11:18 PM ET
    Last Updated: Jun 06, 2017 2:59 PM ET
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  • Marijuana smoker

    White Coat Black Art Why legal marijuana will hurt kids

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    An editorial in @CMAJ says the proposed federal law to legalize marijuana could harm kids. @NightshiftMD explains why.

    Posted: May 29, 2017 7:57 AM ET
    Last Updated: May 29, 2017 2:46 PM ET
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    White Coat Black Art Could your doctor give you the pink slip?

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    You can fire your doctor. Your doctor can also fire you. @NightshiftMD knows the doctor's rights - and yours.

    Posted: May 14, 2017 11:12 PM ET read comments
  • Oxycontin

    White Coat Black Art MDs must help to end opioid epidemic

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    New guidelines warn MDs to prescribe fewer opioid pain relievers. @NightshiftMD assesses the potential impact.

    Posted: May 08, 2017 12:02 AM ET read comments
  • 13 reasons why

    White Coat Black Art Changing the channel on 13 Reasons Why

    by Dr. Brian Goldman

    @NightshiftMD has better things to discuss than a television series about a teen who commits suicide. He has the details about an ER suicide prevention program that works.

    Posted: Apr 30, 2017 10:59 PM ET
    Last Updated: May 01, 2017 10:04 AM ET
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