Health

Published On: October 17, 2019
The Agenda discusses controversy around the effectiveness of mammograms.
Published On: October 17, 2019
The Agenda discusses what the federal parties have planned for health care policy.
Published On: September 25, 2019
The Agenda discusses this year's flu risks, the preventative shots, and how effective they are.
Published On: September 25, 2019
The Agenda discusses the Toronto Board of Health's approach to vaccine hesitancy.
Published On: September 13, 2019
Jennifer Gunter discusses her women's health book, "The Vagina Bible."
Published On: September 10, 2019
The Agenda welcomes epidemiologist Dan Werb to discuss how the opioid crisis is affecting small towns in Ontario.
Published On: September 10, 2019
The Agenda discusses how opioid-related fatalities in Ontario, and what is being done to prevent them.
Published On: September 04, 2019
The Agenda welcomes Ontario's Minister of Health Christine Elliott to discuss her government's reforms to the province's health-care system.
Published On: September 03, 2019
TVO.org speaks with Jason Gilliland, lead author of a recent study on children and the environment, about how to create healthier school commutes.   
Published On: August 23, 2019
ANALYSIS: The premier has promised to create 15,000 new long-term-care beds to ease the strain on Ontario’s overcrowded hospitals. But it will take more than that to solve our health-care crisis.  
Published On: August 22, 2019
ANALYSIS: Every day, thousands of Ontarians occupy beds they don’t need because the beds they do need are already occupied by other patients — and the problem is most acute when it comes to long-term care.  
Published On: August 21, 2019
ANALYSIS: Ontario hospitals don’t have enough beds, and patients often end up on stretchers in hallways — sometimes for days. So who’s to blame?
Published On: August 07, 2019
The Agenda discusses the U.S. government's recent proposal to help make prescription drugs available to Americans.
Published On: August 01, 2019
Nam Kiwanuka talks to author Susan Doherty about her book, "The Ghost Garden: Inside the Lives of Schizophrenia's Feared and Forgotten."
Published On: July 31, 2019
The Agenda discusses Ontario's autism program overhaul.
Published On: July 29, 2019
Nam Kiwanuka talks to Lisa Damour about her book, "Under Pressure: Confronting the Epidemic of Stress and Anxiety in Girls."
Published On: July 26, 2019
The Agenda discusses heart disease, its history, treatments, and future.
Published On: July 26, 2019
The American physician and clinical researcher explores the history, science, and future of cardiac disease.