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Patients without Borders: Medical Tourism in Ontario

March 9, 2015

Patients without Borders: Medical Tourism in Ontario | Tracey Tremayne-Lloyd | LinkedIn Please see my interview on Global TV's "16X9" on March 7th...

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DIN You Know? Why Medical Marijuana is Not a Legal Drug in Canada

February 18, 2015

Last month, the Globe and Mail ran an editorial questioning whether Health Canada’s oversight of medical marijuana had “gone to po...

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Informed Consent: Are Canadian Health Care Professionals Really Getting It?

December 2, 2014

There’s been a lot of talk this past month around the concept of “consent”. While much of the discussion has been sparked by the ...

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You Say POT-ato, I Say POT-ahto: The Unfair Burden Placed on Canadian Doctors Who Prescribe Medical Marijuana

November 12, 2014

Earlier this year, the legislative framework surrounding the provision of medical marijuana in Canada underwent significant change. On April 1, 201...

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A Doctor's Dilemma: Doctors' Rights and Physician-Assisted-Suicide in Canada

October 28, 2014

Not unlike the debate currently going on before the Supreme Court of Canada surrounding physician assisted suicide, we have seen and heard public o...

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Flight Risk: The Problem with In-Flight Emergency Medical Kits

September 15, 2014

Last December, while en route to a vacation destination in the Bahamas, a physician I know answered a flight attendant’s request for assistan...

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Doctors’ Religious Beliefs vs. Patients’ Rights: The Thin Edge of the Wedge

August 1, 2014

In case you've missed it, there is currently a heated discussion raging over whether doctors who refuse to provide treatment on moral or religious ...

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The Catch-22 That Keeps Ontario Doctors from Re-Entering Practice

July 15, 2014

This is a cautionary tale of one physician’s comeback trail. The Story In March of 2005, Dr. X. was diagnosed with a medical disability and,...

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This Little Patient Went to Market - The Case for Market-Based Health Care Policy

July 3, 2014

Is it possible that the “dismal science” might be the answer to the dismal state of health care delivery in Canada? In 2012, Canadians ...

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