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

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

In this week's column, Dr. Gifford-Jones wonders if nuclear war can be averted
What women (and men) should know about hormone replacement therapy

What women (and men) should know about hormone replacement therapy

In this week's Doctor Game, Dr. W. Gifford Jones takes a look at current facts about the treatment
Green funerals: how we can help green our planet

Green funerals: how we can help green our planet

In this week's Doctor Game column, Dr. W. Gifford Jones looks at water cremation and other green alternatives to funeral arrangements
Why humans get kidney stones and gorillas rarely

Why humans get kidney stones and gorillas rarely

When it comes to kidney stones, gorillas are getting a better nutritional deal than humans
Politicians take note: Readers damn opioid summit

Politicians take note: Readers damn opioid summit

Majority of readers who responded to The Doctor Game column on a proposed opioid summit said responsibility for addiction is on the addict, that addicts are not victims believe naloxone kits as well as safe injection sites abet drug addiction
Gifford-Jones: Do I look like an addict?

Gifford-Jones: Do I look like an addict?

This week, as Dr. W. Gifford Jones continues his exploration of medicinal marijuana, he discovers a surprising aspect of the process
Marijuana for Dr. Gifford-Jones?

Marijuana for Dr. Gifford-Jones?

This week in the Doctor Game column, Dr. Gifford-Jones looks at pros and cons of medical marijuana
We need Lee Kwan Yew – not an opioid summit

We need Lee Kwan Yew – not an opioid summit

This week in The Doctor Game, Dr. W. Gifford Jones contrasts the way Singapore handled and Canada handles drug dealers
Exercise can kill you

Exercise can kill you

There is a fine line between exercising to capacity and overexerting yourself - this week Dr. W. Gifford Jones explores that in his column
Is there a doctor on the plane?

Is there a doctor on the plane?

With the population of flyers is aging, many arriving on board with pre-existing disease and longer flights, the announcement, 'Is there a doctor on board' seems to be more common, says Dr. W. Gifford Jones in this week's instalment of The Doctor Game