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by John Fralick Michael Fralick

Episode 26 – Rapid Fire Metabolic Syndrome!

by Zoey Jones Jennifer Akerman Robin Mason

For people living with diabetes, pandemic impacts are far from over 

The pandemic has been stressful for everyone, but for people with diabetes who experience social marginalization and inequity, that stress can be especially dangerous.

by Miranda Caley

‘I can’t take deep breaths anymore’: Some young adults feeling long-term effects from mild cases of COVID-19

Youth and young adults who had even mild cases of COVID-19 are experiencing lingering symptoms like shortness of breath for months. Recent research may shed some light on why.

by Anne Borden King

‘Mindfulness’ for cancer patients: Has a popular trend gone too far?

In the rush to embrace mindfulness, cancer centres should be cautious and practice trauma-informed care.

by Yousuf Ahmed Anser Daud Peter Zhang

COVID-19 and insomnia: Pills are not the answer

If the health impacts of COVID-19 weren’t already enough, you can now add a quietly brewing insomnia epidemic. Immediately turning to sleeping pills, however, is not the right answer.

by Michael Fralick John Fralick

Episode 23 – Rapid Fire!

by Brent Leonard

‘Cure sometimes, treat often, comfort always’: The importance of support networks

Brent Leonard poignantly describes the isolation of having an extremely rare, terminal illness to suggest that human connection may be the best solace for those whose conditions cannot be understood by medicine—let alone cured.

by Rubeeta Gill

One more worry for parents – dermatitis

by Jocelyn Jia Vishal Avinashi Hin Hin Ko Lianne Soller Elaine Hsu Edmond S. Chan

When bread becomes difficult to swallow.

by Michael Fralick John Fralick Kieran Quinn Emily Hughes

Rapid Fire: Respirology (And welcome back Drs. Kieran Quinn and Emily Hughes!)

by Geetanjalee Sadi Maureen Taylor

Five things you should know about penicillin allergies

by Paul Taylor

Is vaping more addictive than smoking?

by Michael Fralick John Fralick

Rapid Fire: Infectious Disease

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