“Advice works only if you act on it”: A Woman’s Guide to Healthy Aging by Dr. Vivien Brown. M.D.

Research recently published by the American Cancer Society has found that 4 out of 10 cancers are preventable through modified lifestyle. That research comes as no surprise after reading Dr. … Read more


Congratulations to the 2017 FWMC Award Recipients

2017 FMWC Award Recipients Presented at the 2017 FMWC AGM & National Conference Ottawa, September 14-17, 2017 The announcement and presentation of the FMWC Annual Awards, are a highlight of … Read more


Canada Revenue Agency Tax Cuts Disadvantage Disabled Women

According to recent media reports, (here, here) the federal government has been changing the way people living with Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) access a long-standing disability tax credit. This has … Read more


Screening for Cervical Cancer Could Save Your Life.

I received a letter from the Province of Ontario the other day. I wasn’t expecting anything from the government, my license and health card are current. I was curious as … Read more


FMWC Marches to Parliament Hill over #UnFairTaxChanges

AMO DocToc: Fall 2017 Issue The Federation of Medical Women of Canada (FWMC) used the opportunity of their annual general meeting, held in Ottawa during September 14-17, 2017, to mount … Read more


Canada Leads the World in Educating and Raising Awareness of HPV

The Federation of Medical Women of Canada Welcomes HPV Prevention Week October 1, 2017 marks the first day of the inaugural HPV Prevention Week 2017, which runs until Saturday October … Read more


Women and Supporters March on Parliament Hill Against Liberal Tax Plan

For Immediate Release Women and Supporters March on Parliament Hill Against Liberal Tax Plan September 14, 2017 (Ottawa, ON) – Public concern grows over Finance Minister Bill Morneau’s tax plan, a … Read more


Call for Med Student & Resident Abstracts!

2017 Annual General Meeting & Educational Sessions Women’s Health & Well-Being – Connected, Compassionate & Courageous    September 15th – 17th, 2017 – Ottawa, ON Submission Deadline: AUGUST 1, 2017 … Read more


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