Join me for practical insights from emergency physician, Dr. Shazma Mithani. We discuss preventative healthcare, tips for navigating the ER, and lessons from her high-pressure job that apply to daily life. Dr. Mithani also tackles medical myths and misinformation, including the potentially harmful belief that everything natural is good and safe.
Dr. Shazma Mithani is an emergency medicine physician in Edmonton, Canada and an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Emergency Medicine at the University of Alberta. In addition to treating patients on the front lines, Dr. Mithani is very active on social media, where she busts myths, educates the public, and advocates for social justice.
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Instagram | Tik Tok | Facebook @drshazmamithani
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