Doc Talk

Dr Dan Edgcumbe and Jamieson Brown

Your weekly dose of health and wellness issues, with a focus on lifestyle. Brought to you by Dr Dan and Jamieson Brown, from Vegreville, Alberta.

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People are saying to say “to heck with it, I’m done with COVID’, but the reality is that COVID is… Read more Doc Talk #214 – Mental Health during COVID-19

Feb 10

22 min 11 sec

It can be tough to make a health behaviour change. Many people find that having the support of a friend… Read more Doc Talk 213 – Accountability Buddies

Feb 9

20 min 25 sec

In this show we looked at the case of a 60 year old man who works for a motor dealership.… Read more Doc Talk #212 – How to Prevent (or even reverse!) Diabetes

Nov 2020

23 min 33 sec

Along with heart disease, cancer is the commonest cause of death among Canadians. Quite apart from death, the chronic illness… Read more Doc Talk #211 – How to Prevent Cancer

Nov 2020

22 min 16 sec

We have come to accept illness and disease as an inevitable part of life, but in today’s show Dr Dan… Read more Doc Talk #210 – How to Prevent Heart Disease

Nov 2020

18 min 19 sec

In today’s episode, Dr Dan and Jamieson discussed a crucial element which deeply shapes views of our own health. The… Read more Doc Talk #209 – The Locus of Control

Nov 2020

20 min 9 sec

In this episode, we talked about the impact of different generational views of health, and what these differences mean for… Read more Doc Talk #208 – Talking About My Generation

Nov 2020

17 min 51 sec

With the pandemic, people haven’t been able to get out and about over the summer – many listeners have had… Read more Doc Talk #207 – Road Trip!

Oct 2020

23 min 8 sec

The liver is an often misunderstood organ. As well as its role in managing blood sugar, it has a huge… Read more Doc Talk #205 – The Liver

Oct 2020

15 min 56 sec

Blood sugar is generally not very well understood but is popularly referred to in every day speech. It is normally… Read more Doc Talk #206 – You Can’t Outrun a Bad Diet

Oct 2020

19 min 57 sec