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.
According to psychologists, we are all prejudiced. So what can we do about it?
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.
Every year, errors in medications taken at home land people in the emergency room. Here’s what to avoid in order to stay safe.
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.
This is good news for night owls everywhere!
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.
Got first date jitters? According to relationship and wellness expert Deepak Kashyap, these 10 questions will not only serve to break the ice; they’ll also give you a great deal of insight into a person’s character.
When you commit to a running program for the first time, you expect to break a sweat and lose some weight, but it can do so much more for your body and mind. Before you know it you’ll be running a 10-minute mile and discovering these hidden benefits of running.
First you had to deal with acne, and now the scar won’t let you forget. Here’s how to stop that vicious cycle.
Here’s what causes adult acne—and what you need to do to get rid of it now.
Listen up, fellas.
Without this mineral, your vitamin D supplements may not work properly—leaving you at risk for all kinds of trouble.
Hint: It doesn’t involve crossword puzzles.
Killer abs, here we come.