The Best Home Remedies For Hemorrhoids
No prescription? No problem. Find relief from the pain and itching of hemorrhoids with these home remedies.
What You Need to Know About Canada’s Three-Layer Face Mask Guideline
Canadian health officials say masks meeting these criteria provide the best protection against COVID-19.
Highly Effective Home Remedies for Constipation
Constipation relief may be as close as your kitchen! These natural home remedies will help get your bowels back on...
The Best Home Remedies for Toothache Relief
Whether you're suffering from a cracked tooth or a painful cavity, these home remedies can provide relief while you wait...
What Canadians With Type 2 Diabetes Need to Know About Heart Disease
Learn how to manage your sugars AND lower your risk of cardiovascular disease.
For 15 Years, This Woman Assumed She Was Blind—Then She Got a Second Opinion
After running some tests and scans, the doctor delivered some confounding news: “I don’t know how to tell you this,...
This Young Woman Thought She Had a UTI—Then Her Kidneys Started Failing
Read the fascinating true story of how doctors stopped at nothing to solve a terrifying medical mystery.
This Man’s Medical Nightmare Will Make You Think Twice About How You Dress Your Bed
No one thought to draw a connection between his severe breathlessness and a recent purchase...
This Toronto Man Had a Headache For 12 Years—But One Doctor Wouldn’t Give Up on a Cure
Could an experimental procedure provide relief from the unbearable pain?
How Ticks Became a Major Threat to Our Health
Some experts predict as many as 10,000 new cases of Lyme disease each year in the 2020s. Here's how one...
Do You Tend to Bruise Easily? Here Are the Likely Reasons Why
Those black and blue marks can say a lot about your health.
Sneaky Reasons You’ve Got Bad Breath (And How to Deal With It)
The best way to beat bad breath is to stamp it out at its source.
The Seasonal Allergy Survival Guide
If you suffer from seasonal allergies, you know that the symptoms—from itchy eyes to sneezing—are not to be sniffed at....
What You Need To Know About Binge-Eating Disorder
Learn how to spot the signs of binge-eating disorder, how to differentiate it from plain overeating and which treatment options...
4 Things to Know About Lyme Disease in Canada
There were 1,615 reported cases of Lyme disease in Canada in 2020. Here's how to prevent and treat it, plus...
8 Signs You Could Have High-Functioning Depression
Just because you're not too sad and listless to get out of bed doesn't mean you may not be depressed....
Sore Feet All The Time? Here’s What You Need To Know
Suffering from achey feet day and night can be frustrating—and not to mention painful. Here's how you can pick the...
Why Binge Drinking is on the Rise in Canada—and Why It’s So Dangerous
More than 15 per cent of Canadians are regularly bingeing on booze. We take stock of the causes, the risks...
The Best Home Remedies to Relieve Foot Pain
Suffering from sore, aching feet? Try these do-it-yourself strategies for foot pain relief.
How Cognitive Tests Strip Seniors of Their Rights
If you fail a mental capacity test, your province can sell your home, manage your money and lock you in...
What Happens to Your Body When You Hold in a Fart
Holding in flatulence may be more socially acceptable than letting it go, but it can lead to bloating, pain, and, in...
Tendinopathy vs. Bursitis: How to Tell the Difference
Although both conditions are caused by repetitive strain, the similarities end there.
20 Symptoms You Should Never Ignore
Our bodies are always surprising us with new spots, bumps and aches. Here's when you should worry.
Doctors Thought This Young Girl Had Simply Pulled a Muscle—Days Later, She Was in the ER Screaming
Even after they'd ruled out appendicitis or a potential sports injury, 10-year-old Sophie remained wracked with pain.