Finding Relief for Dry, Itchy Skin

Dry, itchy skin is a common problem for many Canadians; it can be caused by different skin conditions, such as eczema, which can be worsened as a result of...
Benefits of Tea

Health Benefits of Drinking Tea

Drinking tea is not only delicious, but did you know that it’s also good for your health? Below, Dr. Ali Ghahary shares information on its many benefits! One great thing...
Healthy Holiday Eating

Healthy Holiday Eating

The holidays are a time to celebrate with friends and loved ones, and those celebrations usually tend to come with an overindulgence in foods and other sweet treats! Dr....
Winter Safety Tips

Winter Safety Tips

With winter just a couple of weeks away and Christmas not too far behind, here are some tips from Vancouver family physician, Dr. Ali Ghahary, to help you prepare...

Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

If you have a job that requires constant use of your hands (i.e. receptionist or mechanic), you could be at risk of developing a condition called Carpel Tunnel Syndrome. Carpal...
Fasting

When is Fasting Necessary?

Fasting is a common practice for different spiritual and religious observances. It is also done for different medical purposes, including blood tests, surgery and other procedures. Below is a...