Author Archives: Bulletin Editor

If this doesn’t happen, we’re all dead

What did I learn at my 68th medical reunion at The Harvard Medical School (HMS)? I learned, from an article written by Stephanie Dutchen, that my brilliant classmate, Melvin Glimcher, physician, engineer and professor, had created the myoelectric elbow. Dubbed ...

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Toronto June 2018 Events Update

Toronto at Your Service Get Involved Your Toronto Environmental Initiatives Awards and Accolades Toronto at Your Service Keeping #TorontoStrong Thank you to everyone who attended the #TorontoStrong Vigil and/or generously donated to the #TorontoStrong Fund in support of the victims ...

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Public Health measles alert

Toronto Public Health (TPH) is investigating a lab-confirmed case of measles in an adult who recently travelled abroad. Members of the public may have been exposed to measles in the following settings: • May 30 Ukraine International Airlines flight PS423 ...

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Hormone replacement therapy and you

The year 2002 was a worrying year for women who were taking hormone replacement therapy (HRT) to combat troublesome menopausal symptoms.  Bold newspaper headlines reported that a study called The Women’s Health Initiative, conducted by the National Institute of Health, ...

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