Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Coronavirus: What You Should Know

If you’ve been paying attention to the news lately then you’ve likely heard about the new strain of the coronavirus, which has infected over...

The Health Dangers of Vaping

As you may be aware, vaping has been making headlines in recent weeks after being linked to the cause of as many as 6...

More Confirmed Cases of Measles in Vancouver

There are now at least 10 confirmed cases of measles in Vancouver, prompting health officials to warn potentially exposed individuals to either get vaccinated,...

How Lack of Sleep Can Impact the Memory

Not getting enough sleep at night does more than just disrupt your internal clock and leave you feeling fatigued the next day – it...

Type 2 Diabetes on the Rise

Type 2 diabetes is on the rise globally, and health experts are now worried that there may not be enough insulin to go around...

New E.coli Outbreak Linked to Romaine Lettuce

The Public Health Agency of Canada, in collaboration with the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, Health Canada, the United States Centres for Disease Control and...

New U.S. Exercise Guidelines: Move More, Sit Less

After 10 years, the United States has updated their physical activity guidelines, suggesting that Americans should move more and sit less – and it’s...

New Way for Canada’s Youth to Seek Mental Health Help

Just like adults, children can also experience a decline in their mental health – most commonly depression and anxiety. For many parents, it can...

Measles Outbreak at Surrey School Prompts Fraser Health Warning

If you attended Fleetwood Park Secondary school between Tuesday, October 30th and Friday, November 2nd, you may have been exposed to the measles virus...

Rare Polio-Like Illness Diagnosed Across 22 States

As many as 62 cases of a mysterious neurological polio-like illness have been diagnosed across 22 different states in recent weeks, with up to...