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What one doctor wants you to know about hope (video)
What one doctor wants you to know about hope (video)

“Hope is an essential part of being a human being,” says...

Asthma: causes, symptoms and managing asthma attacks
Asthma: causes, symptoms and managing asthma attacks

Approximately 2.5 million Canadians have asthma — a chronic (...

The facts about West Nile virus
The facts about West Nile virus

West Nile virus is a relatively new health threat. The vast majority...

Ease your pain with alternative pain management techniques
Ease your pain with alternative pain management techniques

Adults suffering from chronic pain can select from a wide range of...

Visualize for health and wellness success
Visualize for health and wellness success

If you can see it, you can be it or do it. That’s the secret of...

Allergies: 4 questions answered
Allergies: 4 questions answered

Even if you have allergies or know someone who does, allergies...

Depression and anxiety: differences and similarities
Depression and anxiety: differences and similarities

You’d think depression and anxiety would almost be opposites,...

Cardiovascular disease in women
Cardiovascular disease in women

Many people aren’t aware that heart disease is the number one...

Food allergy vs. food intolerance
Food allergy vs. food intolerance

Reactions to certain foods are more often than not caused by a food...

Plan an allergy-friendly party
Plan an allergy-friendly party

You want your next party to be fun for all your guests. But what if...

Caregiving from a distance
Caregiving from a distance

Being a caregiver can be stressful — and it may be even more so...

Health tips for diabetes
Health tips for diabetes

If not managed properly, diabetes can lead to a wide range of serious...

Diabetes and erectile dysfunction
Diabetes and erectile dysfunction

About 34% to 45% of men with diabetes experience erectile dysfunction...

Caregiving and Alzheimer’s disease
Caregiving and Alzheimer’s disease

Being a caregiver for someone with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) can...

Safety tips for Alzheimer’s disease
Safety tips for Alzheimer’s disease

As Alzheimer’s disease progresses, it can take away a person...

Living with someone with Alzheimer’s disease
Living with someone with Alzheimer’s disease

While Alzheimer’s disease affects each person differently, you...

4 facts about FODMAPs
4 facts about FODMAPs

FODMAPs are a type of carbohydrate (or sugar) that’s found in...

Tests for digestive disorders
Tests for digestive disorders

When it comes to digestive disorders, medical tests are sometimes...

Osteoporosis and bone fractures
Osteoporosis and bone fractures

With osteoporosis, bone loss can happen without any symptoms —...

Common myths about arthritis
Common myths about arthritis

How well do you know arthritis? Do supplements really help? What...

Adult acne
Adult acne

Acne, a common condition of the skin, happens when hair follicles get...

Where does it hurt?
Where does it hurt?

Not all aches and pains are created equal. Some disappear as quickly...

Common STIs that are on the rise (and becoming more resistant)
Common STIs that are on the rise (and becoming more resistant)

You probably know that sexual activity comes with certain risks. It...

Your blood pressure: the one number that could save your life
Your blood pressure: the one number that could save your life

There’s a reason why your healthcare provider checks your blood...