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Vivian Tam

Medical student at the Michael G. Degroote School of Medicine at McMaster University and Contributor, EvidenceNetwork.ca.

Vivian Tam is a second year medical student at the Michael G. Degroote School of Medicine at McMaster University.
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Doctors Can't Write a Prescription for Poverty

What good is it to treat illness if we can only send our patients back to the conditions that helped make them sick to begin with? Our health is strongly influenced by factors such as income, our working environment and affordable housing, over which neither patients nor medical doctors have much control.
10/19/2015 05:39 EDT