Call it the Angelina Jolie effect – the result of the actor’s high-profile response to hereditary breast cancer. Here’s the latest on genetic testing.
You don’t have to live with panic attacks, phobias or other anxiety disorders — help is out there.
A study aims for better mental illness treatment through pharmacogenetics – the link between our genes and the way our bodies react to medication.
September 22, 2017
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.
August 25, 2017
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.
July 28, 2017
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.