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The Cochrane Collaboration/The Cochrane Library
The Cochrane Collaboration is an international not-for-profit and independent organization dedicated to making up-to-date, accurate information about the effects of health care readily available worldwide. It produces and dissemin...
History & Policy
History & Policy: * Demonstrates the relevance of history to contemporary policymaking. * Puts historians in touch with those discussing and deciding public policy today. * Increases the influence of historical research over cu...
ibiblio.org
The public's library and digital archive. Home to one of the largest "collections of collections" on the Internet, ibiblio.org is a conservancy of freely available information, including software, music, literature, art, history,...
Museum of the History of Science
The Museum of the History of Science houses an unrivalled collection of historic scientific instruments in the world's oldest surviving purpose-built museum building, the Old Ashmolean on Broad Street, Oxford. By virtue of the col...
National Museum of American History
The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History dedicates its collections and scholarship to inspiring a broader understanding of our nation and its many peoples. We create opportunities for learning, stimulate imaginations,...
Natural History Museum
The Natural History Museum is an international leader in the scientific study of the natural world. Our science mission is to: * Explore the diversity of the natural world and the processes that generate this diversity. * Use t...
World Health Organization
WHO is the directing and coordinating authority for health within the United Nations system. It is responsible for providing leadership on global health matters, shaping the health research agenda, setting norms and standards, art...

News Releases

SURVEY FINDS ONTARIO PATIENTS SAY NATUROPATHIC MEDICINE REDUCES USE OF PRESCRIPTION MEDICATIONS AND EMERGENCY ROOM VISITS
2011-09-08
Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine
A new survey commissioned by the Canadian College of Naturopathic Medicine reveals that almost half of Ontarians treated by naturopathic doctors report naturopathic medicine has helped reduce their us...

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Adolescent medicine
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Adolescent medicine is a medical subspecialty that focuses on care of patients who are in the adolescent period of development.
Evidence-based medicine
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Evidence-based medicine (EBM) or Evidence-based practice (EBP) aims to apply the best available evidence gained from the scientific method to clinical decision making.
Evolutionary medicine
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Evolutionary medicine or Darwinian medicine is the application of modern evolutionary theory to understanding health and disease.
Gene wars: the last-ditch battle over who owns the rights to our DNA
McKie, Robin
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2013
Guardian Weekly
A US biotech company is fighting to protect the patents it took out on a test for a cancer-causing gene. Scientists say a win for the firm would set back a growing ability to detect diseases.
Illich, Ivan
Connexipedia Article
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Austrian philosopher, Roman Catholic priest and critic of the institutions of contemporary western culture. (1926-2002).
Medical sociology
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Medical sociology involves the sociological analysis of medical organizations and institutions; the production of knowledges and selection of methods, the actions and interactions of healthcare profes...
Medicine
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Medicine is the science and art of healing humans.
Medicine Wars Will Alternative and Mainstream Medicine Ever Be Friends
Seidman, Barry F.
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2001
Skeptical Inquirer
In the wake of dozens of new and complementary medicines flooding both the marketplace and some hospitals, which path will medicine take?
Nanomedicine
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Nanomedicine is the medical application of nanotechnology.
Preventive medicine
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Preventive medicine or preventive care refers to measures taken to prevent diseases, rather than curing them or treating their symptoms.
Public Library of Science (PLOS)
Website
The PLOS mission is to accelerate progress in science and medicine by leading a transformation in research communication. Everything that we publish is open-access – freely available online for anyone...

Sources Bookshelf

Medical Crisis
Secrets Your Doctor Won't Share With You
Martin. Dr. Anthony W.
Book

Media

L'Actualite M‚dicale
Political and professional articles and reports on the main medical issues and trends.
Applied Physiology, Nutrition and Metabolism
Focuses on the application of physiology, nutrition and metabolism to the study of human health, physical activity and fitness.
British Columbia Medical Journal
Provides continuing medical education and provides a forum for association news and members' opinions.
Canadian Journal of Anesthesia
Publishes original scientific papers related to anesthesia. The official voice of the Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society.
Canadian Journal of Cardiology
Official Journal of the Canadian Cardiovascular Society. Publishes original reports of clinical and basic research relevant to cardiovascular medicine, as well as editorials, review articles, and cas...
The Canadian Journal of CME
For certified medical examiners.
Canadian Journal of Diabetes
Diabetes care and education.
Canadian Journal of Diagnosis
Helping physicians to improve their diagnostic skills.
Canadian Journal of Dietetic Practice and Research
The Journal publishes manuscripts of original research, professional practice and reviews that contribute to best practice in dietetics, including clinical nutrition, community nutrition, public healt...
Canadian Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepathology
Official Journal of the Canadian Association of Gastroenterology, and Canadian Association for the Study of the Liver.
Canadian Journal of Infection Control
Topics related to preventing and controlling infectious diseases.
Canadian Journal of Infectious Diseases & Medical Microbiology
Official Journal of the Association of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Disease Canada
Canadian Journal of Medical Laboratory Science
For medical laboratory technologists.
Canadian Journal of Medical Radiation Technology
Issues and developments in the field of medical radiation technology.
Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences
A peer-reviewed internationally distributed journal specializing in neurology, neurosurgery and related neurosciences. It does not publish news.
Canadian Journal of Plastic Surgery
Official Journal of the following organizations: Canadian Society of Plastic Surgeons, Canadian Society for Aesthetic (Cosmetic) Plastic Surgery, GAM Canada (Microsurgery), Canadian Society for surger...
Canadian Journal of Psychiatry
The Canadian Journal of Psychiatry provides a forum for psychiatry and mental health professionals to share their findings with more than 3000 researchers and clinicians.
Canadian Journal of Respiratory Therapy
Publishes manuscripts that describe effective interventions that increase access to and quality of clinical respiratory health interventions.
Canadian Journal of Rural Medicine
Peer-reviewed journal. Health issues, rural health policies and clinical information.
Canadian Medical Association Journal (CMAJ)
Medical knowledge that matters.
Canadian Respiratory Journal
Official Journal of the Canadian Thoracic Society.
Chronicle of Cardiology & Internal Medicine
Scientific magazine providing news and information on practical therapeutics and clinical progress in cardiovascular medicine.
Chronicle of Neurology & Psychiatry
Scientific magazine providing news and information on practical therapeutic and clinical progress in neurology and psychiatry.
Chronicle of Skin & Allergy
Scientific magazine providing news and information on practical therapeutics and clinical progress in dermatologic medicine.
Chronicles of Urology & Sexual Medicine
Scientific magazine providing news and information on practical therapeutics and clinical progress in urology and sexual medicine.
Le Clinicien
Medical education review articles for Qu‚bec physicians.
Dermatology Times of Canada
For dermatologists, general practitioners and others in health care.
Discovery Life
Useful, practical, reliable and entertaining programming related to health, wellness and medicine.
Geriatrics & Aging
For primary health care providers. Key issues and trends in geriatric medicine and research. A physician's CME gateway to clinical issues specific to the care of aging adults
Geriatrics Today: Journal of the Canadian Geriatrics Society
For doctors who treat the aging population.
Journal of Rheumatology
By scientists working in rheumatology.
Le M‚decin du Qu‚bec
Socio-economic issues and continuing medical education.
The Medical Post
The leading national newspaper for the Canadian medical profession.
Medical Society of Nova Scotia News
Membership publication for Nova Scotia doctors.
Ontario Medical Review
In-depth coverage of the issues and developments affecting the practice of medicine in Ontario, including government affairs, health-care policy, professional issues and practice management.
Pain Research & Management
Official Journal of the Canadian Pain Society.
Parkhurst Exchange
Platform for the exchange of medical information to assist doctors with problems relating to specific practice-based situations.
Patient Care
Advice on the diagnosis, treatment, and long-term management of problems seen in primary care office practice.
Perspectives in Cardiology
For GP's and specialists, written by peers.
Physicians' Computing Chronicle
The doctor's point of entry to the information age. Reviews information available via the Internet and CD-ROM. Also reports on technological changes.


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