Dr. Barry Dworkin
The official website
Wednesday House Call
Sunday House Call Shows
Prevention and Screening
Category: Health Policy
June 19, 2019
Ottawa Public Health investigating ‘several’ cases of hepatitis A
June 13, 2019
Just like apple pie, pharmacare is easy to like but can we afford it? There will likely be unintended consequences that will, for some, reduce their access to medications.
June 12, 2019
Wednesday House Call, June 12, 2019: Pharmacare: Be prepared for the law of unintended consequences and subsequent cost overruns
May 31, 2019
The number of hospitalizations for alcohol and other drugs have overtaken those for heart attacks and stroke. Mental health issues are a significant contributing factor and needs to be addressed.
May 29, 2019
Can a business owner require staffers to get vaccinated?
May 23, 2019
Ottawa Public Health confirms new case of measles at private school
May 16, 2019
Court rules Ontario physicians must provide patient referrals for medical services despite their personal, moral, or religious beliefs
May 9, 2019
Health Canada’s decides to lower the blood donation abstinence period for gay men to three months. Why single out gay men when others engage in a myriad of sexual practices but do not not face the same blood donation restrictions?
May 7, 2019
More young people seeking mental services in ER; prolonged wait times for community psychiatric services are a major issue
May 1, 2019
Health Canada’s medication safety warnings are not consistent with those of other countries.