Dr. Rogers Prize™ Groundbreaker Awards

            MEDIA RELEASE GROUNDBREAKER AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN COMPLEMENTARY AND ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE (CAM) Dr. Rogers Prize announces 10th Anniversary Award to honour Canada’s CAM pioneers Vancouver, BC (September, 2016): In celebration of the 10th anniversary of the Dr. Rogers Prize for Excellence in Complementary and Alternative Medicine in 2017, the […]

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Innovative Health Care is Integrated Health Care

Political leaders agree that the only way to improve the health of our aging population is through a integrated health system, designed to treat the whole person. This issue was discussed at length at the recent forum titled ‘Integrated Health Care 2.0’, hosted by the Vancouver board of trade. Read the full Vancouver Sun article […]

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The Month of ‘Movember’

The month of November has been recoined by some as Movember, as a fund-raising strategy for prostate cancer awareness. Although this is seemingly a valuable endeavour, it highlights some major flaws in cancer funding. Despite a steady increase in the number of diagnoses over the past 20 years, deaths from prostate cancer have stayed quite […]

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Oral Contraceptives Linked to Depression

The link can no longer be ignored. A new study from the University of Copenhagen reviewed cases of one million Danish women over 13 years, and found higher rates of depression in those who used oral contraceptives. JAMA Psychiatry. 2016;73(11):1154-1162 – http://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamapsychiatry/article-abstract/2552796 An article published in The Guardian

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