Archive: Your Health Season 3 Episode 19

Your Health

There's obese, and then there's morbidly obese: people who are at least twice their healthy body weight. And this extra fat does put their health at risk. Your health looked at a new surgery that will help these people lose weight, but still adds up to an extreme measure. The College of Gynecologists wants women to have easy access to something known as "the morning-after pill". The College says it should be available without a prescription. Maureen Taylor's studio guest is Dr. Sheila Dunn, medical director of Toronto's Bay Centre for Birth Control. She is leading a pilot project to give women better access to the morning-after pill. Dr. Paul Caldwell explains about bacteria.
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Aug 17, 2002
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