Stress is something that affects thousands of Canadians day in and day out. When we become stressed or anxious the nervous system releases chemicals that send alarm signals throughout the body, which then trigger an instinctive response known as “fight...

Pain Management

Pain can be complex. While things like body and muscle aches are often fairly simple to treat, there are many other pain conditions out there that can be confusing even to some of the most qualified physicians. To understand pain,...
Depression

Dissecting Depression

350 million individuals worldwide are suffering from depression, this according to the Worldwide Health Organization, and in any given year, 1 out of every 10 Canadians will experience a major depressive disorder or other mental health condition. Depression is one...
In this article you will learn about high blood pressure and the harmful effects that it can have on your health. When you have high blood pressure (also known as hypertension), this means that the pressure in your arteries is...