Stories In Family Medicine

Stories in family medicine    Welcome! These are our stories about the meaning of being a family physician, and the contributions of family medicine and family physicians to the history of medicine, health care and life in Canada. Supported by AMS and the CFPC Research and Education Foundation.

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Elton John et le roi lion avaient bien raison

Landry, Simon-Pierre; 2009.  Le dimanche est ennuyeux parce qu’il est dimanche pour tout le monde. Georges Perros, Extrait de En vue d’un éloge de la paresse.



    Paquin, Stéphanie; 2010. Quito, Équateur. La vieille radio noire grinche lorsqu’on tourne la roulette. La bachata langoureuse résonne comme dans une boite de conserve.



      Acton, Saskia; 2010. Phone ringing, calling me out of a deep sleep. The clock says it’s 1:20am. “ Who would be calling at this hour ?” my husband murmurs, still asleep. He always says this, even after 16 years of sleeping...


        Babies Lost

        Connolly, Julie; 2010. Things happen for a reason. Events put us in locations and juxtapose us with people and scenes that simply are...


          Blessings from My Patients

          Hammond, Jo-Anne; 2010.  There are times in our careers when we receive much more from our patients than they do from us. These experiences help define who we...


            Mission pour la vie toujours

            Brisson, Michel; 2012. Choix éclairé pour la vie - Mission pour la vie se définit - Pour famille d’abord, ouverture à la vie...


              The stories we find ourselves in

              Siu, Winnie; 2012. How good a day I feel I've had as a family medicine resident is usually inversely proportional to how much I wish...


                The Best Part

                Timko, Julie; 2012. Medicine is a fascinating job. In one afternoon, I could see three patients with the...


                  The Cycle of Life

                  Abells, Yoel; 2012. It was, one might say, a sublime reflection of the totality of what we do. I was about a dozen years into…


                    The Pregnant Woman I Remember Most

                    Yuan-Innes, Melissa; 2012. When I moved to Quebec for my family medicine residency, I knew I would learn obstetrics. And I did. But even more than the technicalities of...

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