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9 secrets to staying healthy on cruises
Working on-board a cruise ship, our writer learned how to avoid buffet bingeing and other...
Your healthiest holiday season ever
Live better and feel great this holiday season with our guide to living well: healthier...
Canada’s bluest communities: Edmonton
Although Alberta's oil sands are frequently cited as a blot on Canada's green image, Edmonton's...
Canada’s bluest communities: Chelsea, Que.
This town of 7,000 is a national leader in groundwater management among rural areas and smaller...
Canada’s bluest communities: Toronto
The mayor of Toronto has pledged to make Canada's largest city the most environmentally friendly...
Canada’s bluest communities: Okotoks, Alta.
Facing exploding growth and limited water resources, Okotoks took a rare step: It capped the...
Canada’s bluest communities: Halifax
For decades, Halifax has sent tons of raw sewage into its harbour, one of the...
Canada’s bluest communities
Best Health recognizes five communities that are doing extraordinary things in water conservation, treatment and...
The five deadliest cancers for women
We are at war with cancer every day, and it's often an uphill battle. The...
The five deadliest cancers for women: Ovarian cancer
A lack of screening methods for early detection means ovarian cancer has a high mortality...
The five deadliest cancers for women: Colorectal cancer
Colorectal cancer kills almost as many Canadian women as breast cancer, though it is largely...
The five deadliest cancers for women: Pancreatic cancer
Pancreatic cancer may not be common, but its mortality rate is extremely high due to late detection
The five deadliest cancers for women: Breast cancer
Breast cancer rates are still high, but medical advances are turning it into a chronic...
The five deadliest cancers for women: Lung cancer
Lung cancer is the most deadly cancer'and 90 percent of cases can be attributed to smoking
3 new ways to fight breast cancer
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, but great new initiatives aimed at increasing our knowledge...
Breast cancer: What you should know, and how you can help
Breast cancer touches the lives of so many people. Find out more about this disease...
Naturopathic medicine: What you need to know
Find out about the basis behind naturopathic medicine, plus how naturopathic doctors earn their credentials,...
Breast Cancer Blog: Jordan’s story
Get inspired by Jordan, a breast cancer survivor who's sharing her thoughts on living life...
4 things you should know about DCIS and screening mammograms
Understanding DCIS and screening mammograms could save your life
Breast cancer: What is DCIS and how is it treated?
One common form of breast cancer, called DCIS (ductal carcinoma in situ), has a low...
Get it together: 40+ websites you don’t want to miss
Featuring more than 40 websites filled with information and fun tools to help you get the...
Get it together: Your health
A virtual workout, an online due-date calculator, and more health-centred websites
Canadian scientists are revolutionizing patient care and research knowledge'as these four exciting medical advances make...
80 percent of fractures caused by osteoporosis
If you’ve ever tripped over a child's toy, slipped while scrubbing the tub...
“I’ve taken charge of my mood swings.”
Mindfulness has enabled this 35-year-old to stay calm, despite a debilitating endometriosis diagnosis
You can count your eggs
A new blood test helps gauge your ovarian reserve
Pain, pain, go away
Experts weigh in on the best over-the-counter pills for your ache
Health challenge week 4
Check out Jenn's Week 4 challenge to the fitness group, plus see how she's progressing
Quiz: How healthy are you?
Take stock with our health quiz and boost your well-being through diet, exercise'even driving
Canada’s healthiest cities 2008
Our analysis of the health of 20 cities'from Vancouver to Toronto to Lunenburg'revealed that west really...
Walking success stories
These three women lost 98 pounds altogether, through walking off the weight