My Doctor Prescribed Me Ozempic for Weight Loss—Here’s What I’ve Learned
Ozempic—the injectable drug that helps treat type 2 diabetes and supports weight loss—is in high demand right now. Writer Marci...
A Science Backed, Data-Forward, Awfully Sobering Guide for Women Who Drink Alcohol
That small glass of red wine we've loved to have with dinner is no longer considered "healthy." And it gets...
Understanding Post-Stroke Spasticity
You may know how to recognize the signs of stroke, but do you know how to REACT?
Meet Our 2022 Health Heroes
These inspiring Canadians are working tirelessly to transform lives, advocate for their communities and make sure we get the health...
Is It Covid, the Flu, or Something Else? This At-Home Test Kit Could Help You Find Out
It checks for three common winter illnesses and may help families avoid the ER
Manage Aches and Pains to Live Your Best Life
Chiropractic care can help you feel good again, so you can get back to what’s important.
Why Is It a Challenge for Women to Get Flat Closure After Mastectomy?
More and more women are choosing flat closure after mastectomy to avoid the additional risks and complications of breast reconstruction...
As a Cancer Journey Coach and Breast Cancer Survivor, I’m Changing the Narrative for Cancer
"Throughout my training, I felt the impact of what I was learning."
The Lesser-Talked-About Side Effect of Menopause
My mom never warned me of this…. A personal essay about peeing yourself.
Home Remedies That Can Help Your Headache Disappear
These natural home remedies for headaches will have you feeling better in no time.
It’s About Time We Talk About Breast Cancer Among Young Women of Colour
Women of colour — especially Black women under the age of 40 — have a disproportionate risk of being diagnosed...
Jeanne Beker on Finding Community and Support Through Her Breast Cancer Diagnosis
"It's such a wonderful feeling to know that you've got so many hands to hold."
These All-Natural Home Remedies Can Help Boost Your Energy
Did you know that feeling tired is the number one health complaint? Try these natural home remedies for fatigue.
Why Trans People Are Forced to Self-Advocate for Decent Healthcare
In this candid essay, Jacklynne shares their experience and advice for trans individuals navigating the Canadian health care system.
13 Silent Signs You Have a UTI
The symptoms of a urinary tract infection can range from subtle to very obvious.
Make Hives Disappear With These Simple Home Remedies
Here's how to relieve the itching and get steps on preventing hives and avoiding your triggers.
Can You Reprogram an Injured Brain?
An expert explains how we can reprogram cells, why the gut-brain connection is so exciting and what personalized medicine means...
“It Sometimes Seems Illogical to Stay in Nursing When I Could Earn More for Much Less Effort i...
Health care workers in Canada are currently fleeing the field, with one out of every four nurses planning to quit...
8 Summer Health Hazards Canadians Face Each Year
Summertime is all about trips to the cottage, lazy days at the beach, hikes in the woods and meals cooked...
Nurses Share the Extra Items They Keep On-Hand to Do Their Jobs
You work hard. Nurses work harder. Here’s what three of them pack in their bags to get through a high-stakes...
Why Doctors Should Be Versed in Linguistics and Sociology
Education scientist Nicole Woods on making sure doctors don’t just know what to do—but why they’re doing it
The Most (and Least) Painful Places to Get a Tattoo
There's a reason popular spots for a tattoo include the shoulder, outer arm, calf, and buttocks.
Natural Home Remedies for Bug Bites You Need in Your Back Pocket
Bug bites are an inevitable part of summer, but you don't have to suffer. Try one of these home remedies...
How Heart Disease Affects Women Differently Than Men
After having a heart attack, Vincenza Spiteri DeBonis, 64, shares her experience of learning to take care of herself and...