How Social Media Can Harm Your Health | Dr. Ali Ghahary

How Social Media Can Harm Your Health

As many as 3 million people worldwide use social media, and that number only continues to grow. Whether it’s Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, or any other platform, social media...
How Your Morning Routine Can Impact Your Health | Dr. Ali Ghahary

How Your Morning Routine Can Impact Your Health

We should all have a morning routine, but it’s something we might not think twice about. From the foods you eat to the devices you use (i.e. smartphones, computers,...
High Cholesterol and Cholesterol-Lowering Foods | Dr. Ali Ghahary

High Cholesterol and Cholesterol-Lowering Foods

If you suffer from high cholesterol, then you know how important it is to get your cholesterol back down to a healthy level. Cholesterol is a waxy, fatty substance...
The Troubling New Trend Known as ‘Snapchat Dysmorphia' | Dr. Ali Ghahary

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 of Canadians have at least...
British Columbia Marks Medical Milestone With 500th Heart Transplant

British Columbia Marks Medical Milestone With 500th Heart Transplant

Last week, British Columbia marked a major medical milestone when transplant recipients, their families and healthcare workers gathered together to celebrate the 500th heart transplant in the Province. Individuals...
Why Aren't Vancouver's Beaches Safe? | Dr. Ali Ghahary

Why Aren’t Vancouver’s Beaches Safe?

Vancouver Coastal Health has ordered the closure of three more popular Metro Vancouver beaches due to high levels of E. coli, making the total number of BC beaches now...