Archive: Your Health

News, research, and just plain facts to help you make informed decisions about health-care planning, products, and procedures. With Maureen Taylor.

Episodes

Air Date: November 07, 2000 - 26:29
Prostate Cancer, is the treatment worth the risks? And Maureen interviews Dr. Sandy Messner, from Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre about the latest research into Hormone Replacement Therapy.
Air Date: October 31, 2000 - 27:14
In episode five, we look at the practice of ear tubing and discuss is this the best way to treat the most common childhood infection?
Air Date: October 24, 2000 - 26:59
In episode four, we look at how therapeutic massage doesn't just make you feel good, it's actually good for you. Maureen interviews Paul Bursteinand Dr. Grant Hill about the controversial debate over marijuana for medicinal use.
Air Date: October 17, 2000 - 26:49
In episode three, we examine the health risks of shift work. , Maureen interviews Ted Fielding and Patricia Bregman in studio about Community Treatment Orders and the debate over forcing treatment on the mentally ill.
Air Date: October 03, 2000 - 28:09
. In episode two, a look at Addiction vs. Dependency. Can you prescribe strong narcotics to people with chronic pain without the fear of addiction?
Air Date: September 26, 2000 - 28:30
In episode one, we profile a Stroke survivor and examine the early warning signs of stroke. Maureen interviews Wendy Armstrong and Charlie Black in studio about Health Insurance.
Air Date: September 23, 2000 - 2:04
Host Maureen Taylor introduces this short information segment on exercising too much. Keeping fit is a good thing, but pushing yourself too far can have lasting negative effects.
Air Date: September 20, 2000 - 2:16
Host Maureen Taylor introduces this short information segment on DIABETIC FOOT CARE. People with diabetes are at higher risk for many complications, including poor circulation to the feet.
Air Date: September 06, 2000 - 2:04
Host Maureen Taylor introduces this short information segment on FLAX SEED. Flax seed is the new wonder supplement in the news today.
Air Date: August 24, 2000 - 2:12
Host Maureen Taylor introduces this short information segment on vegetarianism. One day your teenager is eating a steak, and the next they decide to become a vegetarian.
Air Date: August 11, 2000 - 1:44
Host Maureen Taylor introduces this short information segment on GOLF. Golf has quickly become the hottest game around.
Air Date: July 22, 2000 - 2:19
Host Maureen Taylor introduces this short information segment on BACKPACKS. With all the books, gym gear and lunches children carry in their backpacks today, many stand to develop back problems.
Air Date: July 22, 2000 - 2:23
Host Maureen Taylor introduces this short information segment on NICOTINE REPLACEMENT THERAPY. Nicotine is one of the most addictive substances known to man.
Air Date: July 02, 2000 - 2:01
Host Maureen Taylor introduces this short information segment on SPORTS SUPPLEMENTS. Sports are a very competitive arena, and an athlete will sometimes take extreme measures to be the best- including taking additional supplements.
Air Date: June 30, 2000 - 2:31
Host Maureen Taylor introduces this short information segment on your medicine cabinet. What do you keep inside your medicine cabinet?
Air Date: June 28, 2000 - 2:27
Host Maureen Taylor introduces this short information segment on computer ergonomics. Neck ache, eye strain, and carpel tunnel syndrome are just some of the problems associated with sitting for hours at a computer.
Air Date: June 25, 2000 - 2:29
Host Maureen Taylor introduces this short information segment on SUNSCREEN. Everyone knows by now that when you're in the sun, you should wear a sunscreen.
Air Date: April 04, 2000 - 26:29
Your Health is hosted by Maureen Taylor. In episode twenty-six, we hear the stories of what reproductive technology has done for infertile couples.