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...
Acne

Acne Treatment and Prevention

In Canada, acne affects approximately 5.6 million Canadians – that’s 20% of the Canadian population. While acne typically affects individuals between the ages of 12 and 24, and mostly those...

Stopping the Weight Loss Struggle

It’s no secret that eating healthy is one of the most important factors when it comes to losing weight, but sometimes losing that weight and keeping it off can...
Dehydration

Signs of Dehydration

Without enough water, the body is unable to carry out its normal functions – a term that is commonly referred to in the medial field as dehydration. Dehydration occurs when...
Weakness

Common Causes of Weakness

Weakness is often attributed to things like the common cold or influenza, but did you know the medical definition of weakness actually refers to loss of muscle strength? Below, Dr....