Secrets to Staying Healthy & Happy
My day usually begins with some sort of latte ‘ the caffeine and sugar give me a much needed energy boost. This daily habit of mine can get expensive, but it’s not just the cost that’s adding up, the calories from sugar are as well. And I’m likely not the only one consuming excess calories […]
A 2013 UCLA study found that breast tissue ages faster than tissue found elsewhere in the body. What are you doing to protect the wellness, and appearance of your breasts? Here are 7 things that you can do to help your breasts age gracefully, and stay healthy.
October is Influenza Immunization Awareness month and those curious about whether influenza has a toehold in their area can keep on top of the latest news at FluWatch—Canada’s national influenza surveillance system, which is coordinated through the Centre for Infectious Disease Prevention and Control at the Public Health Agency of Canada. So far, according to […]
While it’s not news to anyone at this point that there is an obesity epidemic happening in this country, it might suprise you to learn that the impact of Canada’s obesity rate is now extending to emergency care vehicles. The B.C. Ambulance Service (BCAS) has announced that it will be adding custom vehicles for obese […]
To date, ovarian cancer has been difficult to diagnose because the symptoms are so vague. As a result, many women are only diagnosed with the disease in its most advanced stages. But a new study from the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (FHCRC) confirms that checking for common symptoms, combined with a CA125 blood test, […]