Category Archives: Canadian Doctor

Matters of Life and Death by Andre Picard (127)

One of our biggest and most pressing health issues now is euthanasia and physician assisted death.  It is now legal under certain circumstances for physicians to end the life of their patients if they patient falls into a particular set … Continue reading

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Death in the Family by John Chipman (167)

This is a very sad book about infant death in Ontario. It is really sad to read that pediatric pathologists are so much to blame for them. In the Mid-1990s, the Chief Coroner’s Office in Ontario decided that death investigation … Continue reading

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Good Medicine by Philip Hebert (117)

This is a wonderful nonfiction book about the art of ethical care in Canada.  Given our culture of death and euthanasia, it can be difficult to maintain our values as Canadians. This book discusses all the ethics that are involved … Continue reading

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The Mindful Teen (6)

This is a wonderful book for teens of all ages about how to not allow ourselves to be run by the current of the culture and take back our minds and lives so that we can grow up to be … Continue reading

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Conservations on Dying by Phil Dwyer (141)

This is a very timely and important book on having a good death. I know it seems like an oxymoron. But, it really isn’t. This is an especially important book given our current views on death–that it is a bad … Continue reading

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Inner Beauty by Xiaolan Zhao (93)

This book is a must-read for all women who believe that beauty can be fostered from the outside. This books shows that beauty can only be developed from the inside out. There is no lotion or potion that can help … Continue reading

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The Fibromyalgia Cookbook (14)

This is a GREAT book for Fibromyalgia sufferers.  It is a book written by a Canadian who also suffers from Fibromyalgia. She lives in Ontario and is the mother of four children. The book is also co-authored by Alison C. … Continue reading

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Heart Health (104)

Heart Health For Canadians by Dr. Beth Abramson This is a must read for women over the age of 50. It is a definitive guide to heart disease and how to prevent it. She is a leading Canadian expert that … Continue reading

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Heart Disease (11)

Heart Disease By Dr. Rob Myers This is an important book about heart disease that a must read for everyone who has a relative or friend with heart disease. It is especially relevant if you have heart disease. It is … Continue reading

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Made in Canada Leadership (95)

http://www.amazon.com/Made-Canada-Leadership-Brightest-Jossey-Bass-ebook/dp/B00316UN34/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1402605373&sr=1-1&keywords=made+in+canada+leadership This is a unique book on Leadership in Canada by two prominent business women.  It is a book that is full of information and principles that could be applied to every organization. Leadership matters. It affects the success of … Continue reading

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