Conditions

Not feeling well? Learn how to spot the signs of various health conditions, as well as the latest in prevention, treatment, and home remedies to jump start your recovery.

3 Tips for Fighting Osteoporosis

Approximately 1.4 million Canadians suffer from bone-crippling osteoporosis. In fact, many older people are unaware of it until a first...


4 Advances in Headache Relief

Breakthrough findings from studies offer new hope to headache sufferers, particularly those suffering from the  debilitating pain of a migraine....


Easy Fixes for Vertigo

New treatments are bringing hope to sufferers of vertigo and chronic dizziness.


6 Foods That Relieve Arthritis Pain

Soothe your arthritic pains and help keep your joints from freezing up by making the right dietary choices.


Can You Catch Cancer?

New research shows you can. Here's what you should know before you talk with your doctor.


5 Ways to Treat an Earache

There's nothing like an earache to take you back to the less pleasant aspects of childhood. Put simply, earaches are...


12 Ways to Prevent Allergies Before They Start

Want to help your children lead an allergy-free life? Keep these facts in mind and you just might be able...


5 Ways to Slow Progression of Parkinson’s Disease

While there is still no cure for Parkinson's, there are medications that can help. And you can also take extra...

15 Ways to Stay Healthy

Staying healthy as you age can be a challenge. Read on to learn more about what you can to do...


The Truth About Old Wives’ Tales

We asked readers if they had old wives' tales that they wanted our Research Department to investigate. Here is a...


Headache Helpers

Try one of these strategies to alleviate your next migraine, or at least reduce its severity.


8 Ways to Stabilize Your Blood Sugar

Whether you already have diabetes, are overweight or want to prevent future problems, here are 8 ways to make sure...


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6 Tricks to Treat and Prevent a Cold

Find out what you can do to prevent catching a cold this season and learn how to treat a cold...


Cut Your Cancer Risk

While it is true that the development of cancer is related to genetic material, your cancer risk can be lowered...


5 Ways To Control Seasonal Depression

Depression is a serious condition that needs to be diagnosed and treated by a physician. But even if you are...


4 Tips To Enjoy the Sun Safely

Want to get outside, take advantage of the warm weather and soak up the sun all while circumventing its negative...

10 Foods that Help Prevent Cancer

Most cancers don't develop overnight or out of nowhere. Cancer is largely predictable, the end result of a decades-long process,...


How to Treat Bruises

Bang! That's going to leave a bruise. Though bruises eventually go away on their own, you can take steps to...


Stay-Safe Secrets for Seven Deck-the-Halls Pitfalls

Every year there are more falls from ladders, more fires and more food-related illnesses just before and during the holiday...


6 Secrets to Beating a Cold With Natural Products

Susan Smith Jones, PhD, is no stranger to health secrets. The author of 27 books, including The Joy...


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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and it's a great time for women all over the world to not only...

Life-Saving Developments in Ovarian Cancer Research

September – ovarian cancer month – was marked with the usual high-profile events to raise funds and awareness. September 2010,...


New Developments in Cancer Research

Scientists at the BC Cancer Agency are launching parallel voyages of discovery that are changing the face of cancer in...


How to Protect Your Eyesight

Back in the early 1970s, about 25 percent of Americans were diagnosed as nearsighted, but a new study shows that...


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17 Heart-Healthy Meal Ideas

You know that what you eat affects your heart health. You also know that some foods, like fish, beans, and...


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8 Ways to Guard Against Dementia

Engaging in a healthy diet, exercising, and embracing your spiritual side are just a few of the things you can...


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Eczema Relief

Like so many skin problems, eczema can itch worse than a bad conscience. Here are some simple tips and home...