Modern medicine still struggles to understand these rare and complex cases.
Pay attention to these ulcer symptoms and talk to your doctor if you’re concerned they’re pointing to something serious.
Is your job making you sick? If it’s listed here, the answer might be yes. Here’s what you need to know—and how to protect yourself.
An estimated 1,100 Canadian men were diagnosed with testicular cancer in 2017—around 45 died from the disease. Knowing the symptoms could save your life.
Is that searing pain just simple indigestion or a chronic disease?
These are a few reasons why it might be a good idea to buy a new mattress.
Hand tremors made it so Kyle, for his whole life, was unable to hold a cup of coffee or sign his name. Misdiagnosed until he was in his 30s, a revolutionary treatment finally cured him.
Whether you call it a fever blister or a cold sore, there’s no denying this common condition is painful. Although there’s no cure, there are a number of treatments worth trying—including these 11 effective options.
More than 15 per cent of Canadians are regularly bingeing on booze. We take stock of the causes, the risks and what can be done to curb consumption.
Dangerous drinking is on the rise with more than 15 per cent of Canadians regularly bingeing on booze. Are you or someone you love at risk? Learn the signs.
Fill up on these nutritious whole foods to nourish your body and stop pain.
From muscle aches to sprains to headaches and more—knowing when to apply ice or when to apply heat could speed your recovery, and ease the pain.
About 85 per cent of people are allergic to this poisonous plant. If you’re one of them, avoid irritating rashes this summer by learning how to recognize what poison ivy looks like.
Luckily, 65 per cent of warts will go away on their own. But if you have stubborn one, or you're looking for a quick fix, here are some of the options you should consider.
When you get bit by a tick, it leaves its head under your skin, right? Wrong! Find out why, along with other misconceptions in our breakdown of five myths about ticks.
Science unlocks the mysteries behind the strange and obscure things that our bodies do every day.
During summer, one of the main ways people burn calories is scratching mosquito bites. Okay, that’s not true, but it sure feels that way—and here’s why.
Difficulty swallowing—a condition known as dysphagia—can affect anyone.
There were 987 cases of Lyme disease reported in 2016. Find out what you can do to prevent and treat Lyme disease, and the signs you should watch out for.
Find out if medical marijuana is right for you, and where further research is still needed.