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The Economics of Medicine: To Vaccinate or Not To Vaccinate? That is Not the Question.

The Economics of Medicine: To Vaccinate or Not To Vaccinate? That is Not the Question.

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Immunization has been, without a doubt, one of the most impactful public health advances of our time. Putting aside the proven and profound health impacts, we will explore the economic questions surrounding vaccination programs.

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Could Your Pet Be Improving Your Health?

Could Your Pet Be Improving Your Health?

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While you may not realize it, pets can provide enormous health benefits to those around them. Beyond the companionship they present us with, pets can encourage the adoption of a healthy lifestyle. Additionally, caring for our animal friends has proven to nurture mental health and alleviate anxiety. The Medical Station advocates and offers services for physical and mental health – thus it seems appropriate to discuss how our pets may do the same.

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What is Tinnitus? Understanding the Ringing in Your Ears

What is Tinnitus? Understanding the Ringing in Your Ears

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Tinnitus, and the resulting health outcomes, can be debilitating for many. The Medical Station, opening in North York in Spring 2016, offers medical expertise and support for those suffering from tinnitus.

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Blood Donation & Recent Controversies

Blood Donation & Recent Controversies

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The Medical Station, opening in North York in Spring 2016, discusses the importance of blood donation, its benefits & risks, and some of the recent controversies that have surrounded blood donation in Canada.

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Dr. Naiman’s Research: Exploring the Intersection of Policy & Health

Dr. Naiman’s Research: Exploring the Intersection of Policy & Health

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In addition to her work as a clinician, Dr. Naiman has been involved in significant health related research throughout her career. As the lead author on a study exploring the effects of smoking bans on health and as a contributor looking at the effects of financial incentives on cancer screening, Dr. Naiman has explored the role of policy in shaping health care and health outcomes.

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The Medical Station Promotes Proper Posture in North York

The Medical Station Promotes Proper Posture in North York

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The Medical Station understands the importance of posture and its relationship to health. Our North York clinic provides comprehensive chiropractic, physiotherapy, massage therapy, and exercise and movement services to our patients to reduce pain and improve functionality and posture.

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The Medical Station Explores What We Know About Zika Virus

The Medical Station Explores What We Know About Zika Virus

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Though not as fatal or infectious as the recent epidemic of Ebola, there can be serious health implications of Zika virus. While Zika virus is not a significant public health risk in Canada, it is important to be aware of the virus and its global health implications. The Medical Station discusses our current understanding of Zika virus.

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The Medical Station Explores the Dangers of Hair Dyes

The Medical Station Explores the Dangers of Hair Dyes

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With such a large number of people using hair dyes, The Medical Station believes it is important to understand the health effects and any potential dangers that may be associated with hair dye use.

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The Medical Station Explores The Links Between Talcum Powder & Ovarian Cancer

The Medical Station Explores The Links Between Talcum Powder & Ovarian Cancer

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Opening in North York in Spring 2016, The Medical Station is dedicated to keeping our clinic patients & community informed about important health news, including the current debate surrounding the relationship between talcum powder & ovarian cancer.

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The Medical Station Celebrates Nutrition Month in North York

The Medical Station Celebrates Nutrition Month in North York

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In March, individuals and groups across Canada will be celebrating Nutrition Month, and we want to highlight this important event organized by the Dietitians of Canada. The Medical Station explores this year’s Nutrition Month theme and shares some of our clinic’s own tips for tackling nutrition and healthy eating this month (and beyond).

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