Gum disease isn’t just about your gums — it’s a bigger health hazard than you may think. Here’s how it can hurt you, and what you can do to avoid it.
Skin cancer is being diagnosed in more and more people under age 40. So if you’re spending time in the sun, wear a hat and load up on the sunscreen.
How to protect your entire family’s vision with the right sunglasses — and how to spot the best ones for the job.
July 20, 2017
Summer is all about fun and relaxation. But it’s important to play safely near the water and in the heat.
July 19, 2017
Lyme disease, a sometimes-serious illness transmitted by ticks, is on the rise in Canada. As cases multiply, here’s how to prevent it from putting the bite on you.
July 07, 2017
You’ve probably heard such summertime wisdom as you need to wait an hour after eating before swimming. But how much of it is true?
June 29, 2017
Before you head up north this summer to a campsite or the cottage, be sure to pack the gear you’ll need to keep your family safe and healthy.
June 23, 2017
There’s fun in the sun, but play it safe. Here’s how to protect yourself and your family from the dangers of heat exhaustion and heat stroke.
May 19, 2017
Added sugar has been called a health hazard, and Canadians are being urged to cut down. But how can you spot added sugar, and how can you avoid it?
May 02, 2017
The link between chronic physical illness and mental illness is significant. But employers can take action to reduce the impact on their employees.