Item consists of an audio recording of the “The Newsmakers” radio program hosted by Phil Ross, in which Kim O’Hare interviews Dr. Robert Mendelsohn. Topics of discussion include the dangers of routine annual physical examinations and x-rays (especially chest and dental x-rays), Mendelsohn’s book “Confessions of a Medical Heretic,” cervical cancer risk factors, hospital births and caesarean sections, and problems with surgeries (including hysterectomies, vasectomies, routine circumcisions, and tonsillectomies).
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Source: Cassette tape
Participants: Dr. Robert S. Mendelsohn, Kim O’Hare, Phil Ross