Monday, November 23, 2020

Lung Cancer Awareness

By the end of this year, an estimated 29,000 Canadians and 228,000 Americans will have been diagnosed with lung cancer. Lung cancer is one...

Relieving Back Pain and Preventing Back Injuries

If you suffer from back pain, you’re not alone. As many as 5 in 10 Canadians suffer from chronic low back pain, while 85%...

Probiotics

In order to be healthy, we need to make sure we're putting healthy things into our bodies – including healthy bacteria – such as...

Rosacea: Types, Triggers and Treatment

Rosacea is a common chronic inflammatory condition that affects the skin. It affects more than 3 million Canadians, and an estimated 45 million people...

Early Winter Preparation for Your Health, Home and More

Even though winter is a little ways away (with the season arriving on December 21st, 2020), it’s never a bad idea to start early...

Complex Chronic Pain

As of last year, one in five Canadians were said to be living with chronic pain. Chronic pain is characterized as pain that lasts...

Corticosteroids

If your physician has prescribed you a corticosteroid, then he or she has strongly weighed the benefits vs the potential risks that can occur...

Breast Cancer

By the end of 2020, an estimated 27,400 Canadian women will have been diagnosed with breast cancer. Since 2008, the worldwide incidence of breast...

Sepsis

When you develop an infection, the body will typically release chemicals into the bloodstream to try and help fight it. However, when your body’s...

The Physical Symptoms of Mental Illness

In any given year, as many as 1 in 5 Canadians are affected by mental illness either directly or indirectly, and it is said...