Taking care of your health is important, and sometimes part of taking care of your health also means needing to have some not-so-comfortable medical procedures done; and while much of the unpleasantry associated with many of these tests is...
More than 28,000 Canadians are diagnosed with lung cancer each year. Of those 28,000 individuals, nearly 4,000 of them are located right here in British Columbia. Lung cancer is defined as the uncontrolled growth of abnormal cells in one...
Fall Prevention | Dr. Ali Ghahary

Fall Prevention

As the weather gets colder and we start to see things like rain, snow (and ice) in the forecast, our risk of things like slips, trips and falls also increases. While these types of injuries are common and can...
As you may be aware, vaping has been making headlines in recent weeks after being linked to the cause of as many as 6 deaths across and a total of 380 illnesses across 36 different states in the USA...
When it comes to food safety, the general rules that everyone is (or already should be) aware of include not to leave food sitting out for prolonged periods of time, and to ensure that the foods you’re eating (meat,...
According to several different studies over the years, it is estimated that 88% of people between the ages of 18 and 55 are not getting the recommended amount of sleep that they need. While how much sleep you need...