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House Doctor: February 2012 Archives

House Doctor: Doctors Fib To Their Patients

Posted by Cindy Grant

Dr. Brian Goldman is here with a new survey that shows just how often doctors fib to their patients.

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House Doctor: Premature Babies

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

Roughly eight percent of babies in Canada are born prematurely, and those babies are at increased risk of developing serious health conditions or even of dying. Now some specialists say taking a low-tech approach can help more premature babies survive.  Brian Goldman takes a look at the issue.

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House Doctor: Violent Patients

Posted by Vanessa Vander Valk

Health care professionals expect to work long hours, but they don't expect the patients they care for to turn on them violently. A recent report says verbal and even physical assaults against nurses are on the rise. Dr. Brian Goldman has details.

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