Monday, August 10, 2020

Antibiotic Resistance

Most of the time when you come down with a common cold, it is the result of a virus. Symptoms such as sneezing, sore...

Hair Loss

Did you know the average person has approximate 100,000 strands of hair on their head and sheds at least 50 to 100 strands each...

Romaine Lettuce Linked to Outbreak of E. coli Infections

As many as 60 people in both Canada and the United States have fallen ill, and 2 have died, after consuming what is believed...

What is Tuberculosis?

Tuberculosis is something that has been talked about in the news recently, and while it’s a condition you may have heard of many times...

How the Digestive System Works

The digestive system is an important part of the body as it allows the tissues and organize to receive essential nutrients for proper function....

Halloween Safety Tips

Halloween is one of the most exciting times of the year for children and adults alike, but it’s also a time when individuals can...

Cold Weather Effects and Cures

Spring may only be a month away, but many areas of British Columbia as well as other regions across Canada are still experiencing frigid...

Migraine Phases

An estimated 2.7 million Canadians (18% of women, 6% of men, and 10% of children) have been diagnosed with migraines – a debilitating disorder...

Medication Overdose

When you think of the word “overdose,” you most likely associate it with illicit street drugs, such as cocaine and heroin. However, it’s also...

How to Talk About Mental Health

When it comes to discussing mental health – whether it’s with your friends, with your family members, in the news, or even in a...