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House Calls

House Calls is written by experts from across our family of hospitals on a variety of health topics. Look for the column each week in the GO section of The Hamilton Spectator.

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Corissa Manou - Do I need to take the 'poop test'? (March 23, 2013)

Dr. Sheri Findlay - Healthy eating or eating disorder? (March 1, 2013)

Dawn Prevost-Zontanos & Alysan Rouble - Social workers & discharge support (January 4, 2013)

Ann Vander Berg - Spirituality & illness (August 24, 2012)

Gentle Persuasive Approaches Team - Gentle persuasive approaches work well for dementia patients (August 18, 2012) 

Dr. Samir Faidi - A safe vacation is a happy vacation (July 20, 2012)

Carla Floriani - Occupational therapists can ease living for the dying (July 12, 2012)

Dr. Sharon Marr - Preparing for orthopedic surgery (June 22, 2012)

Dr. Christopher Patterson - Senior years can be filled with learning and vitality (June 13, 2012)

Dr. Andrew Latchman - Speech development in toddlers (June 8, 2012) 

Carol DeMatteo - Bike helmet safety (Jun 1, 2012)

Laura Smith - Teach boys to respect women (May 4, 2012)

Gianna Knibbs - Occupational therapy and mental health (May 9, 2012)

Dr. Richard Whitlock - TAVI might be safer surgery for elderly heart patients - (April 27, 2012)

Dr. Keith Lau - Mark a preemie's milestones from the due date (April 20, 2012)

Carol Caron - Making difficult decisions in hospital (April 13, 2012)

Sue Bramberger - Oral care in hospital (April 4, 2012)

Kathleen Bell & Lorrie Lynch - Should I have breast MRI screening? (March 24, 2012)

Michele ApSimon - Protein intake (March 2, 2012)

Dr. Ira Price - Start gently to avoid injury (February 16, 2012)

Lillian Ciona - No child is too young to receive a hearing test (February 2, 2012)

Dr. Alison Niccols - Get 'attached' to your baby (January 27, 2012)

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