Category Archives: Doctor from Ontario

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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Heart Healthy Foods for Life by Leslie Beck (65)

Coronary heart disease kills more Canadians than any other disease. What’s more, the majority of Canadians–eight out of ten–have at least one risk factor for developing it, such as high blood pressure, high cholesterol, obesity, type 2 diabetes, smoking, physical … 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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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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Mental Traps (118)

Mental Traps:  The Overthinker’s Guide to a Happier Life by Andre Kukla This is a GREAT book by a Professor Emeritus from the University of Toronto, Canada. He has taught in both the Departments of Psychology and Philosophy. This book … 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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