Apr 15, 2014
By Valerie Massie
11:15 AM ET | Dr. Ted Morris
12:00 PM ET | Hon Deborah Morris
GUEST – Dr. Ted Morris, GFB VET
TOPIC – Hyperthyroid disease in cats.
INFO – A common ailment in older cats. I’ll review the symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options.
GUEST – Hon Deborah Matthews, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care
TOPIC- anti-psychotic drugs for seniors.
INFO- Ontario Health Minister Deb Matthews acknowledged the drugging of seniors in provincially regulated nursing homes is a problem but suggested doctors are responsible.
“Let’s remember, it’s doctors who prescribe these drugs, not the government,” Matthews told reporters in a heated scrum at Queen’s Park.