The goofiest health advice Dad ever gave you (1/8)

Leave it to Dad to have a great sense of humour when it comes to sharing his wisdom. Here is some of the goofiest health advice Dads have given us over the years

father daughter

Father knows best

From changing a tire to grilling the perfect steak, dads are pros at giving practical advice. But sometimes, their tips and life lessons almost seem a little too wacky to be true.

We asked our readers to share the goofiest health advice they’ve ever received from their dads and they gave us Dad’s thoughts on a wide range of health topics. Here are some of the responses submitted to Best Health via Twitter and Facebook. Have some great advice from your dad? Tell us in the comments and we’ll add it to this list!

    1   ...   >>    

Related content:

Secrets to Staying Healthy & Happy

Here’s to Canada’s Nurses!

What would we do without the dedication and hard work of nurses? They deserve recognition. In the September issue of Best Health, Johnson Insurance announced its selection of three nurses from across Canada for its 2012 Nurse Excellence Awards. Johnson asked Canadians to nominate a special nurse who has gone above and beyond for patients, […]

Recipe_Vegetable Pesto Soup

Hearty Vegetable Pesto Soup

Fragrant basil pesto adds a taste of summer to this healthier version of a classic French vegetable pesto soup. Aromatic vegetables add flavour and plenty of vitamins while keeping the fat in check. What a wonderful way to eat your vegetables!

Jeans

News: Can wearing tight skinny jeans cause nerve damage?

They may make our legs look long and lean, but according to one U.S doctor, skinny jeans can also be harmful to our health.After Dr. Karen Boyle of the Greater Baltimore Medical Center noticed patients coming in complaining of tingling, numbness and pain in their upper legs, she connected the symptoms with a nerve disorder.”This […]

dessert_1

Summer Slim-Down meal plan: Week 6

Follow our eight-week fitness and meal plan to look and feel your best, without feeling deprived. This week’s focus: Allow yourself to indulge’just make sure you budget for it