Wednesday, October 28, 2020

World Suicide Prevention Day

Every day, an average of 10 or more Canadians will die by suicide (and an estimated 4,000 will die each year), while an even...

Reducing Back-to-School Anxiety

For some kids and teenagers, returning to school can also come along with a lot of stress and anxiety. In many cases, that back-to-school...

September is Acne Awareness Month

Acne is a common skin condition that affects as many as 5.6 million Canadians. Among those cases, 80 to 90 percent are teenagers, while...

Colon Cancer

In wake of the untimely passing of actor Chadwick Boseman at the age of 43 from colon cancer, many people – especially those who...

Finding the Right Treatment for Pain

When we experience pain, the first thing we want to do is find relief – but that’s not always easy to do. Relieving pain...

Sensitive Skin

Globally, more than 40% of the population say they have sensitive skin. While sensitive skin isn’t really a clinical term, it is a common...

The Best Products for Your Skin Type

When it comes to finding the right skincare products, it’s important to know that everyone’s skin is different and not all products are made...

What’s Making You So Tired?

Close to 4 million Canadians suffer from insomnia – a common type of sleep disorder that can make it difficult for one to fall...

Your Body Temperature and What It Means

On average, the normal body temperature is approximately 37°C (98.6°F.) However, this can fluctuate and vary from person to person, and one’s normal body...

When Do You Need Antibiotics?

When you develop an illness, such as a viral infection (i.e. a common cold) or have a superficial wound (like a cut or scratch),...