Thank you so much to all the patients, colleagues and staff that contributed to the raffle. You raised a grand total of $895.70 to support Health for Humanity’s work in Guatemala. That’s amazing! This will pay for running 2 operating rooms for a day – for example, treating 8 young patients with cleft lip or […]
Thanks for supporting our friends in Guatemala! Health for Humanity is a Canadian, volunteer-run, not-for-profit organization that provides health care to the people of Guatemala. Dr. Pauls has joined the group as a surgical assistant in the operating room for the past 7 years. Health for Humanity is… VOLUNTEER OPERATED. No salaries or infrastructure, and […]
Here is a link to a new video about Health for Humanity, the volunteer group The Dr. Pauls goes to Guatemala with.
A good article in the Globe and Mail re why xrays, CTs and MRIs are often not appropriate investigations for back pain:
Robin Hood flour recall due to e coli contamination government notice CBC news story
Beginning in September 2017, the HPV vaccine will now be made available to boys in grade 6. See full story here.
Our own Dr. Roberta Pauls is a regular volunteer for Health for Humanity and travels each November to Guatemala to provide health care. She is encouraging everyone to participate in the clothing drive outlined below and will be collecting used clothing at Bayswater Family Practice on December 1 and 2 if you would like to […]
Our flu vaccines arrive at the clinic this week and our first clinic is scheduled for Saturday October 22. For more information on our flu vaccination clinic schedule see here. Call the office and book your vaccine now.
Consider throwing out your BBQ brush and make sure that you do not sue old or matted brushes. See these news stories from the CBC: Canadian surgeons urge people to throw out bristle BBQ brushes BBQ brush bristle in burger lands Toronto boy, 6, in hospital
See article here: http://www.ctvnews.ca/health/health-canada-warns-against-using-boric-acid-in-arts-and-crafts-1.3002675