• New Drug Shows Promise in Battling Obesity

    Obesity has become a major global problem, with rates rising by 10% in Canada and the United States, and nearly tripling on a global scale since 1975. According to the World Health Organization, over 1.9 billion adults were overweight in 2016 – to be specific, 39% of adults were overweight and 13% were obese. Obesity has many […]

  • The Many Benefits of Avoiding Alcohol

    After spending a lifetime, or even just a few years, abusing alcohol, weaning yourself off of it can have a big impact on your body. Counselors often talk about the psychological and emotional effects of quitting alcohol, but the physical benefits can be surprising and long lasting. As with quitting any chemical substance, getting sober […]

  • How To Care For Your Feet Everyday

    Your feet are important. You walk on them, you run on them, they take you wherever you want to go, they help you carry things like children and shopping and they ensure you can wear the comfiest slippers, or the most beautiful boots. Feet are also essential for your balance. When it is cold and […]

  • Legionella Awareness: Control of Legionella in Water Systems

    Legionella are a type of bacteria that thrives in water systems and are a potential cause of a detrimental type of pneumonia. Being a water borne bacteria, it is important to be aware of its thriving conditions and prevent its growth. This is more so considering the many water systems available in our homes and […]

  • How To Encourage Young Children To Brush Their Teeth

    As a parent, it is your responsibility to instill good oral hygiene practices in your children. There is no doubt that this task will be ongoing and extremely difficult. However, if you are diligent and patient your child will catch on fairly quickly. Encouraging a child to brush their teeth will be easy, but will […]

  • Foods That Can Make Or Break Your Dental Health

    Dental health is not the first thing that people associate with vitamin deficiency or with water consumption. Yet, what you eat can dramatically impact the health of your gums and teeth. Many times, even innocuous food items that you consume every day could be slowly eroding your gums or teeth and it is important to […]

  • Asset Tracking- How does it help healthcare professionals

    Asset tracking is a widely growing and effective management practice. It is applied by leading professionals and organizations for tracking their physical assets that are returnable in nature. Healthcare professionals are among the significant beneficiaries of asset tracking services given to the critical nature of their job. A simple delay in the location of specific […]

  • Understanding How a Natural Liver Cleanse Can Benefit Your Body

    Have you ever thought about the health-threatening potential associated with liver toxicity? Let’s face it – nobody really wants to think about experiencing poor health, but it is important that you make yourself aware of liver damage and how it can be prevented/treated with a natural liver cleanse. Toxicity can occur in a number of […]

  • 5 Practical Tips That Can Make It Easier To Quit Smoking

    Smoking tobacco has a variety of health risks attached to it, yet it doesn’t make it any easier to stop the habit. To successfully break the addiction, there’ll need to be a change in behaviour, coping mechanisms and strategies by the smoker. There are several ways to stop smoking. Some people simply decide to go […]

  • Top 8 Reasons to Choose Home Care For Your Loved One

    Give anyone the choice of recuperating at home or in the hospital and the majority will choose the familiar surroundings of their own home. Research has shown that the comfort and security patients will enjoy at home can affect their recovery process. There are a lot of people who juggle the demands of their job, […]