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CBC Radio's Dr. Brian Goldman takes listeners through the swinging doors of hospitals and doctors' offices, behind the curtain where the gurney lies.

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CBC Radio's Dr. Brian Goldman takes listeners through the swinging doors of hospitals and doctors' offices, behind the curtain where the gurney lies.

    Don't blame the walk-in clinic for the delays to see a doctor

    Don't blame the walk-in clinic for the delays to see a doctor

    Saskatchewan has lost so many of its family care doctors in the last year that 200,000 "orphaned" patients are relying on walk-in clinics to get medical attention. Legends Medical Clinic in Warman is in the middle of the crisis, trying to meet the needs of all who seek their walk-in services but patients often wait for hours to see a doctor.

    • 26 min
    ENCORE: Jennifer's Story

    ENCORE: Jennifer's Story

    In December 2019, Jennifer Fotheringham was stuck in traffic on the Queensway in Ottawa. She heard a White Coat Black Art episode about women in their forties dying of breast cancer, in part because they don’t get access to screening mammograms. She credits that episode with saving her life.

    • 26 min
    A hospital CEO says there's a feeling of powerlessness

    A hospital CEO says there's a feeling of powerlessness

    An intimate conversation with Alex Munter, President and CEO of CHEO in Ottawa. Like other pediatric hospitals across Canada, CHEO is bursting at the seams trying to cope with a tridemic of COVID, RSV and flu.

    • 26 min
    Whoops, there is cancer

    Whoops, there is cancer

    Charles Kinch searches for answers in the death of his wife Leslie Kissel from uterine cancer.

    • 26 min
    Sports Betting Addiction

    Sports Betting Addiction

    Now that single-event sports betting is taking off in Canada, ads and incentives are encouraging people to make a wager. But a recovering sport gambling addict and gambling counsellor worry it’s easier than ever to get dangerously hooked. And they want way more done to limit advertising and support treatment.

    • 26 min
    Out of the fog: Long COVID sufferer is pushing for more government support

    Out of the fog: Long COVID sufferer is pushing for more government support

    Susie Goulding speaks out about her own experience with long Covid and how that made her an advocate for others like her.

    • 26 min

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The description of life with long Covid is the way my autoimmune disease affects me.

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Dr. Goldman's podcast is as heartfelt, concerned and determined as his writing. We are very fortunate to have him as our voice in the wilderness of Canadian medicine.

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