This week’s Vitals: 5 things you may not know about smoking, explained by an expert

Getting hooked on hookah? Barry Finegan, expert in smoking cessation, helps clear out some myths about water pipe smoking, cigarettes and more.

Between art studios and hospital corridors: a different look into medicine

Bradley Necyk’s innovative work not only gives a different approach to physical and mental health through arts, but made him the recipient of a CIHR grant.

How to lose 50 pounds and keep them off

Dr. Arya Sharma delivered a TedX Talk talk on obesity and weight loss.

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