The symptoms of brain cancer look an awful lot like other everyday ailments, from headaches to depression. Here’s when to consider seeing your doctor for a workup.
Tired and achy from your crazy-busy 24/7 lifestyle? If you’ve been suffering from these symptoms without relief, check these signs that it could actually be fibromyalgia.
Canadian hockey star, Paul Henderson, knows a thing or two about being in the right place at the right time. When diagnosed with chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL), Paul was once again graced with good fortune.
The location of your acne is no coincidence.
Are the people around you losing their hearing, or is possible that *you* are losing your voice? Here’s how to spot the signs of strained vocal cords and other vocal cord disorders.
Does polishing off an entire bag of chips qualify as binge eating? Here’s how to recognize the signs of binge-eating disorder, and how to treat the condition once it’s diagnosed.
Here’s what you should do about atrial fibrillation: the condition that literally makes your heart skip a beat.
If you’re feeling tired or unwell, a lack of nutrients could be to blame. These five essential vitamins and minerals can affect your health in a major way. Find out what to do if you’re suffering from any deficiencies.
Doctors estimate between one to five per cent of the global population suffers from SERD: a frequently misunderstood sleep disorder that causes those afflicted to gorge while they slumber.
Are you among the 25% of Canadians affected by grass allergies? Instead of spending the summer cooped up indoors, try these strategies for coping with the symptoms.
Suffering from a stiff neck, fever and a massive headache? Although these symptoms aren’t that uncommon, they’re also three of the signs of meningitis. Here’s how to recognize and treat this potentially deadly condition.
Even if you’re planning a getaway, your blood-sugar levels should stay put. Jillian Paulmark, a registered dietitian and certified diabetes educator in Winnipeg, shares advice on managing diabetes while away from home.
Few adults with ADHD get diagnosed or treated. If these adult ADHD symptoms are affecting your life, see your doctor to get a proper ADHD diagnosis.
How do you fill the protein corner of your plate if you’re on a diabetic diet? Here are healthy ways to add meat into the mix of protein-rich vegetarian options like kidney beans, black-eyed beans and lentils.
Type 2 diabetes has many serious—and potentially deadly—side-effects. Here’s what you need to know about diabetes symptoms.
Did you know that gargling can soothe a sore throat, laryngitis and even heartburn? Check out this guide to brew your own good-for-you gargling concoctions.
Thankfully, this lingo isn’t used regularly in health-care settings, but an unflattering comment may occasionally slip out during a particularly frustrating situation. Decipher some of the more shocking slang here.
They seem harmless, but there’s a very good reason you shouldn’t ignore them.
Feel free to deny or walk away fast, but passing gas up to 20 times a day is completely normal. When your fart count goes higher, however, it could mean something else.
Most of us worry about the state of our brains at one time or another, and it can be hard to differentiate between a simple brain hiccup or a serious health concern. Here’s how.