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.

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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...


Fighting Swine Flu

Everything you need to know about H1N1: what it is, how to get rid of it, and when to seek...


Get Your Children Vaccinated

"Avoid!" One of the most common words of advice heard these days. Avoid tap water. Avoid bottled water. Avoid butter....


4 Things to Fine-Tune Your Immune System

What multiplies as fast as a flu virus? Claims about immune boosters, most of which just boost a few bucks...


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Protect Yourself From Lyme Disease

As temperatures rise around the country, emergency physicians are warning about the dangers of Lyme disease transmitted by ticks. Learn...


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Remedies for Poison Ivy

Nothing ruins a summer outing than contact with poison ivy. You'll feel the results for weeks afterwards. Here are some...


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8 Steps to Preventing Osteoporosis

Lifestyle changes can make a big difference in preventing osteoporosis. The best treatment still remains prevention. Here are eight strategies...


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Stop the Flu

Eveyone is worried about catching the latest flu going around. However, there are ways to protect yourself and your family....

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7 Home Remedies From Around the World

Every culture has its own special folk medicines that are passed down through the generations, and recent medical studies have...


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Vision of the Future

It's unsettling to consider the possibility of a disease compromising your vision. But with today's treatments, the threat isn't as...


5 Things You Need to Know About the Flu

Arm yourself with reliable resources and information to protect yourself and your family during the flu season.


When a Loved One Has Breast Cancer

Being diagnosed with breast cancer, or any other potentially life-threatening disease, is a hard blow for anyone. When you find...


The Breast Protection: What YOU Can Do

All women run the risk of developing breast cancer, but you can minimize your chances by staying informed and making...


The Latest Word on Breast Cancer

This year, more than 22,000 Canadian women were diagnosed with breast cancer. That's a pretty frightening statistic, but advances in...


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Home Remedies for Campers

Do bites, scrapes and sunburn put a damper on your love for the great outdoors? Try these homemade concoctions to...


5 Tips to Help You Care for Your Sick Child

Here are some helpful hints in dealing with a bug to help your child feel better fast.

30 Ways to Make Life with Rheumatoid Arthritis Easier

Rheumatoid arthritis can make it painful to perform everyday tasks, but you shouldn't let it stop you from living a...


When You Still Need Help

An estimated 20% of Canadians will grapple with mental illness at some point during their lifetimes. If you or someone...


Reclaiming Restaurants

Who doesn't love a night off from cooking? There's no need to feel wary of restaurants just because you have...


10 Healing Herbs

There's a whole new arsenal of supplements that natural medicine experts "prescribe" for themselves and their patients-because they're backed by...


All About Diabetes

This chronic condition is often shrouded in mystery. Diabetes can come on early in life, or in adulthood, and has...

Healing Hay Fever

It's spring, and while everyone else is outside enjoying the sunshine, you're a prisoner in your air-conditioned house all because...


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A Good First-Aid Kit

A first-aid kit should prepare you for almost any health emergency, from poison ivy to a blood-spurting cut.  Here's what...


Controlling Carpal Tunnel Syndrome

If all that typing is taking a toll on your wrists, but you can't cut work try these home remedies....


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Minor Medical Mishaps

You can't go running to the doctor for every minor burn, scrape, or dizzy spell. Here's how to handle those...


Cold Sore Cures

Cold sores can sneak up on you, and keep coming back. Catch them early, and fend them off with these...


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Soothe Parched Winter Skin

Slathering yourself with lotions and potions, but still can't fight the flakes? Try one of these home remedies to do...