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A Day in the Life of Professor and Social Epidemiologist, Dr. Margot Gage Witvliet, Beaumont, Texas, USA

"I wish that more people in America believed that health is a human right, especially now with COVID-19 ravishing low-income communities. I would also like the public to know that women, especially BIPOC women are not always treated with respect by doctors."

Women are bearing the burden of Covid-19 - as patients, as caregivers, as essential workers, as educators.

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  • 2 weeks ago

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Finding Grace During the Pandemic

It was a familiar feeling—you know, the one that tells you you’re definitely getting sick, but maybe, if you go to bed early, you’ll wake up okay.

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    Kate Hudson

  • 5 months ago

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My Mystery Illness

A few years into my health issues, I began hiding my condition as much as I could.

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  • 6 months ago

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Physicians for Physicians—A Wellness Initiative

How do burnt-out practitioners restructure their lives while practicing medicine? Sara and Colin Taylor, a husband and wife physician team from Victoria, BC, are here to help!

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    Katherine Plumhoff

  • 7 months ago

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A Day in the Life of Canadian Midwife Judy Rogers

A midwife for over 40 years, Judy Rogers pioneered the first midwifery program in the small community of Parry Sound, Canada. 

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    Interview by Rivka Pruss

  • 6 months ago

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Tonic Tensor Tympani Syndrome - It's All In Your Ears

The single “thump” of TTTS after speaking or after loud noises is one of the most common symptoms of this disorder and it is my most pronounced symptom.  

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    AnnaLisa Scott

  • 7 months ago

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Sleep Paralysis: Learning to Control My Shadows

I encountered sleep paralysis during my pregnancy a decade ago. I've come to understand that I hold all the control.

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    Megan Lane

  • 7 months ago