September 2009

Reaction to Obesity Show

We had strong reaction to WCBA's show on obesity that aired last Saturday and Monday. If you missed it, click on the podcast dated September...

Obesity Surgery: do you get what you pay for?

It's impossible to cover the entire field of obesity in a little less than 28 minutes of radio. There are many back stories we wish...

Calling All 'Do-It-Yourself' Quacks!

Want to be on an upcoming episode of WCBA? Ever had stitches and didn't want to wait 6 hours for an emergency doctor like me...

Swinefeld? Well, at least we got your attention!

Agree or disagree, but our show on the gap between the real and the hypothesized threat of H1N1 swine flu sure prompted you to react....

Second Wave of Swine Flu? We Aren't Worried

Across Canada, federal, provincial and municipal governments, public health officials and other flu-watchers are preparing almost frantically to tackle what has been widely called a...

Telling Tales About Sleep Deprivation

We've gotten an avalanche of emails and blog postings in reaction to our episode last Saturday on sleep deprivation among resident physicians. But if you...

Reaction to Modafinil for Sleep Deprivation

Our first episode of the new season of WCBA was a hard hitting look at sleep deprivation among resident physicians at Canada's teaching hospitals. If...

Sleep Deprived Residents

UPDATE: We updated and reaired this show on June 18, 2011. You can listen to it here. Between med school and becoming a grown-up doctor...

September 10 is World Suicide Prevention Day

As we go full steam ahead into a new season, once again, you have forced us to pause and reflect on what we have done...

On With the Show!

If you're new to White Coat, Black Art, I do hope you've enjoyed listening to some of our favorite episodes. That said, I can't tell...
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