Wednesday, July 1, 2020

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...

Can the Aroma of Coffee Improve the Mind?

Coffee may no longer be something people just drink to get its energy boosting, mind-sharpening effects. According to a recent study published by the...

Work-Related Lung Disorders

A Kelowna man, Kerry Laramee, recently spoke out about his terminal lung disease as a warning to other workers who may be exposed to...

STDs Being Diagnosed at Alarming Rates

STDs – also known as Sexually Transmitted Diseases – are on the rise in North America, with the United States at the forefront of...

The Troubling New Trend Known as ‘Snapchat Dysmorphia’

In today’s day and age, it’s hard to escape social media – particularly if you have a computer, tablet or smartphone. More than half...

Two Popular Food Products Recalled Due to Possible Salmonella Contamination

Two well-known companies have recalled products due to concerns over possible salmonella contamination. The first recall comes from Loblaws No Name Brand chicken nuggets,...

Macro and Micronutrients Explained

In order for the body to function properly and for us to survive, we need nutrients. Nutrients are essential in maintaining our health as...

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...

Celebrity Suicides Spotlight Importance of Discussing Mental Illness

In light of the recent, untimely and terribly tragic deaths of fashion designer Kate Spade and chef/CNN host Anthony Bourdain this week, there has...

Eggs Recalled Over Fears of Salmonella Contamination

As many as 200 million eggs have been voluntarily recalled by Rose Acre Farms due to fears that they may have been contaminated with...