Wednesday, July 1, 2020

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...

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...

How Cotton Swabs Can Be Damaging to the Ears

In a recent article published by CBC this week, health experts warn about the dangers of using cotton swabs. While cotton swabs might seem harmless...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

How to Overcome Weight Loss Discouragement

If one of your goals for 2018 was to try and lose weight, you’re not alone, as more than half of Canadians say they...

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...

How to Survive Vancouver’s First Heat Wave of the Season

While there’s plenty of information available on how to protect yourself from the heat, it’s never a bad idea to remind people about the...