Nov 7, 2023
What does the body of evidence say on Ozempic and its impact on diabetes and obesity? Plus: can you trade in your antidepressant for a jog, and Chris returns to the hot seat to diagnose a teenage boy who fell during a baseball game!
(2:22) Ozempic/Wegovy: GLP-1 receptor agonists; the difference between them;...
Oct 3, 2023
What does the body of evidence say on age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and how to treat the #1 cause of blindness in North America? Plus: which vaccines are available this fall to prevent respiratory tract infections, and a look at whether blue-light-blocking glasses will make a difference in your life!
Aug 8, 2023
What does the body of evidence say on air quality and how to protect ourselves from airborne pollution? Plus: a birth control pill becomes easier to access in the Republic of Gilead, and Chris returns to the hot seat to help a lawyer with blood-streaked loose stool!
(2:11) Air Quality: forest fires and their...
Jul 7, 2023
What does the body of evidence say on the topic of bioidentical hormones? Plus: a new gene therapy troublingly gets approved by the FDA, and Health Canada finally changes how it regulates natural health products (a little).
(2:19) Bioidentical hormones: sex hormones, hormone replacement therapy, testosterone...
Jun 13, 2023
What does the body of evidence say on fevers and whether or not we should treat them? Plus: more and more children are getting invasive streptococcal disease, and Chris fulfills two dreams of his: to become Dr. House and to write a book!
(1:47) Fever: what a fever is; the role the hypothalamus plays; why we...