From the CMA
In this day and age, with the latest in medical equipment and scientific advances adding quantity and quality to our lives, it is easy to forget that the simplest actions can provide some of the most important results.
I recently spent several hours in the emergency department of the Ottawa Hospital trying to read magazines such as Canadian Health while waiting for attention from the overburdened staff.
South Asians and CAD, add a DASH of flavour, pool water harms teeth, muscles like Michelle, be arthritis-aware
One tomato, two tomato, three tomato, four...
Lately the preserve of a few eccentric gardeners, heirloom tomatoes are making a comeback ó thanks to their unique flavours and gorgeous colours
From Recent Issues of CMAJ
Health news in the Canadian Medical Association Journal:
Smog and mirrors
Taming the Rays
Enjoy the sunshine but fear it, too
Love Your Liver
It may not be pretty, but itís a key player in your health
Navigating the Referral Process
When your doctor sends you to another doctor
13 Bad Holiday Breaks
And what (and what not) to do about them
Fit as a Fiddle
Donít let a disability stop you from working out
Heís Come Undone
A lawyer descends into depression