Preventing and treating illness

What to do if you’re not getting enough sleep

How you can get a good night’s sleep when the world is unpredictable.

What to do if you’re not getting enough sleep

How you can get a good night’s sleep when the world is unpredictable.

  • August 14, 2012

    How to handle your child’s peanut allergy

    With new food products and increased awareness, parents have more tools than ever to prevent and treat an allergic child’s encounter with peanuts.

  • May 29, 2012

    Home renovation health safety tips

    Pondering a big home renovation project? Here’s how to keep your family safe from possible health hazards.

  • April 10, 2012

    How to help prevent age-related eye diseases

    As you age, your chances of developing macular degeneration, glaucoma, cataracts and retinal detachment increase. But new treatments can help.

  • January 31, 2012

    Heading off diabetes

    Don’t become one of the millions of Canadians with type 2 diabetes. A few simple steps can help reduce your risk.

  • November 10, 2011

    Naturopathic doctors focus on prevention

    Traditional medicine is cure-oriented; naturopathy focuses on prevention. Together, they make a great team.

  • August 10, 2011

    Do you have a hearing problem?

    Roughly one in three people between the ages of 65 and 74, and about half of those 85 or older, have hearing problems. Here’s what to do about it.