Dangers of Tobacco Use | Dr. Ali Ghahary

Dangers of Tobacco Use

Nearly one in five Canadians are smokers – which is equal to close to approximately 6 million people – while there are an estimated 1.1 billion people who smoke...
Risk Factors Associated With High Blood Pressure | Dr. Ali Ghahary

Risk Factors Associated With High Blood Pressure

Nearly one in five Canadians between the ages of 20 and 79 have hypertension – another name that is used for high blood pressure. It is normal for our...
COVID-19 Q&A: Our “New Normal” | Dr. Ali Ghahary

COVID-19 Q&A: Our “New Normal”

While British Columbia’s state of emergency has been extended for another two weeks (and into the foreseeable future) along with social distancing measures also remaining in place (i.e. keeping...
How to Differentiate Between COVID-19 and Allergies | Dr. Ali Ghahary

How to Differentiate Between COVID-19 and Allergies

Spring is here and so is allergy season, but with COVID-19 also in full effect (and despite the decreased number of cases being reported in our province), this somewhat...
Things to Avoid When Trying to Lose Weight | Dr. Ali Ghahary

Things to Avoid When Trying to Lose Weight

If you’re overweight and/or want to get into better shape, then weight loss can be a positive goal to set. By losing weight and continuing to maintain a healthy...
COVID-19: Where Does British Columbia Go from Here? | Dr. Ali Ghahary

COVID-19: Where Does British Columbia Go from Here?

If the numbers are any indicator (and judging by the new models that were recently released by the Ministry of Health this week), then all are pointing toward British...