Living with anxiety is immensely difficult, and those who have never experienced it often have trouble understanding it. Here are 14 things ever anxiety sufferer knows to be true.
Head to your doctor for antibiotics if you’re showing these signs that a urinary tract infection has travelled to the kidneys.
You know it’s a rash, but which one? Here’s how to tell a patch of psoriasis from a bout of eczema, and what to do about it.
To pay tribute to Jonathan Pitre, who passed away on April 4, 2018 at the age of 17, here is a profile he granted Reader’s Digest in March 2016.
So often your lumps, bumps, rashes, and red spots are harmless. Occasionally, they’re a sign of something far more serious. Here’s how to tell the difference.
Screening for colorectal cancer can save your life. Here’s what you need to know about the most commonly-diagnosed form of cancer in Canada.
What first appeared to be back pain turned out to be something far more terrifying—and rare.
When it comes to preventing heart disease, knowledge is power. Here are 10 factors that contribute to your risk for developing heart disease, along with invaluable tips on how to even your odds.
This common nervous habit can leave your nails mangled, sore and prone to infection; these pro tips can help you stop the mindless nibbling for good.
A Dose of Advice is a regular Q&A series that features trusted Guardian® and I.D.A.® pharmacists from communities all across Canada. This edition features Kareena Ivanis, pharmacist at Roulstons I.D.A.® Pharmacy in Port Dover, Ontario.
An enlarged heart is a serious condition, but luckily, there are usually signs something’s wrong long before diagnosis.
Hiccups come at the most inconvenient times, and when you’re in public, you might need to use some very subtle methods to control them. Here are seven time-tested techniques to get rid of hiccups in a hurry.
Guys, urinary incontinence isn’t just for women. Here’s everything men need to know about bladder leakage but were too embarrassed to ask.
We knew him as the brilliant physicist who deepened our understanding of black holes and the theory of relativity. But we may never have heard of Professor Hawking if it wasn’t for this.
It’s a common health mystery: Why does your ear hurt? And, more importantly, how do you stop the pain? We asked an expert to weigh in on natural and home remedies that may (or may not) offer relief.
You'll laugh. You'll cry. And then hopefully you'll feel just a little bit less alone in your struggles.
Symptoms can range from mild to severe—and if left untreated—can even be deadly.
A Dose of Advice is a regular Q&A series that features trusted Guardian® and I.D.A.® pharmacists from communities all across Canada. This edition features Michael Gleiser, pharmacist-owner at Bossons Guardian® Pharmacy in Strathroy, Ontario.
Thankfully, one simple swap can save your brain.
Headaches? Sudden weight gain? Your body might be feeling your stress. Use these simple home remedies and feel like yourself again in no time.