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.
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?
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.
April 28, 2017
Learn about the potential health risks associated with travelling for business that you might not know about … and how to avoid them.
April 11, 2017
Sun Life increases its support for diabetes prevention, diagnosis and treatment among high-risk populations in Canada and India.
April 07, 2017
Did you know that about half of all cancers can be prevented? An interactive tool from the Canadian Cancer Society can help you cut your risk.
March 24, 2017
Stress can wreak havoc on your mind and body. Here’s a low-cost, easy stressbuster: meditation.