Back Pain

Common Causes of Back Pain

Back pain is something that commonly affects a large number of individuals – particularly those who are elderly, have jobs that require them to do heavy lifting, or play...

When Should You Worry About Fatigue?

Whether it’s after a long day at work, a day full of exams at school, or taking care of young children – fatigue is something we’ve all experienced. Fatigue is...

Exercise-Induced Asthma

There are over 2 million Canadians currently living with asthma, a chronic disease of the airways that makes it difficult to breathe, resulting in symptoms such as coughing, wheezing,...

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...

Are You Allergic to Your Tattoo?

Allergies can happen to anyone, and they can occur year-round. Everything from dust allergies, to food allergies, to pet allergies – they’re all very common. But did you know...

Migraines vs. Headaches: What’s the Difference?

In comparison to the average headaches, individuals with migraines often describe them as the “worst” headache they’ve ever had. Below, Vancouver family physician, Dr. Ali Ghahary, talks about the difference...