Wednesday, July 1, 2020

What to Do When the Flu Strikes

Flu season typically runs from November through April, though it can strike at any time and leave you feeling under the weather for days...

Finding Relief for a Persistent Cough

A sore throat and cough are usually the first sign of a common cold. While a sore throat will usually taper off after a...

The Difference Between Colds and Sinus Infections

Symptoms of common colds and sinus infections can be very similar. For example, both may result in nasal congestion or runny nose, sinus pressure,...

Health Officials: Flu Season Off to Mild Start

According to health officials, flu season is already off to a mild start in Canada in comparison to last year, which saw as many...

Natural Ways to Fight the Common Cold

We’ve all had colds in our lives and we all know how lousy they can make you feel. First, you notice the sore throat....

Flu Shots: Fact VS. Fiction

While flu season typically doesn’t begin until November in British Columbia, family physicians like Dr. Ali Ghahary are already seeing a spike in cold...

Different Ways to Relieve Nasal Congestion

One of the worst things about allergies or the common cold is the nasal congestion that’s often associated with them. When you can’t breathe...

Tips to Help You Stay Healthy This Fall

Fall (or “pumpkin spice season”, as some like to call it), is right around the corner. Summer is nearing its end, the days are...

How to Prevent and Treat Contagious Strep Throat

If you’ve ever had strep throat, then you know how painful it can be. In fact, people often liken the pain of strep throat...

How to Stop Flu Germs from Spreading

While this year’s flu season may have finally reached its peak, family physician Dr. Ali Ghahary, along with other healthcare professionals and organizations all...