Archive: Your Health Season 3 Episode 15

Your Health

In Show #15 we look at electroconvulsive therapy which is still well-respected in the psychiatric community and not an uncommon treatment for severe depression. But the quest for an alternative goes on. Your Health looks at one that's still considered experimental . Maureen Taylor's studio guest is Dr. Graeme Cunningham, director of addiction treatment at the Homewood Health Centre and a recovering alcoholic. Alcoholism is a disease that not only hurts the alcoholic but also damages those around them. There are new treatments to help alcoholics but tough love may be the best prescription. On 'Medicine 101" Dr. Paul Caldwell shows off his sewing skills, explaining 'Sutures'.
Jul 20, 2002
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Sudbury. Algoma. Timiskaming. Each is facing increased cases — and its own challenges in overcoming them.
OPINION: Thousands of medical procedures and tests were delayed or cancelled because of the pandemic. We’ll be facing the costs well into the future.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province. 

OPINION: People shouldn’t claim to be something they’re not. But the urge to protect Indigenous heritage could take us to a bad place.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

OPINION: Is it more transmissible? Are outcomes less severe? Can it evade vaccines? We don’t know yet. But we do know our ICU capacity remains finite.

The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.

In 1996, the most unlikely Liberal contestant emerged victorious at Maple Leaf Gardens.

OPINION: COVID-19 gave farmers a chance to tout the benefits of domestic food production. Instead, they raised prices more than ever.