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.

What’s the Game Plan?

There's no getting around it: Once you have diabetes, you've got it for life, and no operation, therapy, or drug...


Swimming with Diabetes

If you're overweight, or if you have joint or balance problems, foot pain from nerve damage, or other physical limitations...


Success Starts in Your Head

Choose to fight When people are diagnosed with a lifethreatening form of cancer, some choose to fight, while others choose


Put a Stop to Depression

Diabetes can get you down. If you're already prone to depression, or are experiencing anxiety or severe sadness, check out...


Nutritional Supplements for Diabetics

Looking closer at your daily nutrition intake could make a world of difference for your glucose levels.


How to Beat Diabetes Burnout

Many people newly diagnosed with diabetes start out motivated to make all the necessary changes to take care of themselves.


Calorie Counting with Diabetes

For people with diabetes who are overweight but do not take insulin, calorie counting is another option.


Depression and Diabetes

The dangers of having both depression and diabetes, and what the consequences are if both go untreated.

How to Monitor Blood Sugar Effectively

The whole point of taking medications, eating healthy foods in moderate portions and exercising is to keep your blood sugar...


Insulin: Who Needs It?

Insulin can be a lifesaver if you have diabetes, and it's considered one of modern medicine's true breakthroughs. When it...


Testing for Diabetes

There are two forms of the disease: Type 1 or insulin-dependent diabetes, which usually starts in younger people, who will...


Birth Complications with Diabetes

The problems that can occur in labour may be a complication of childbirth or the result of a disorder in...


Battling Diabetes Burnout

Though dealing with diabetes 24-7 can seem overwhelming at first, many people willingly adjust to a new lifestyle of dedicated...


Planning for Sick Days

Illness is a form of stress that-like emotional stress-rouses the body's defenses.


The Link Between Disease and Depression

When it comes to avoiding the frailty and disability of ageing, nothing beats preventing or treating depression.


Extreme Measures to Treat Diabetes

For Alan Vaughn, surgery proved the solution to his serious weight problem.

How to Take Control Over Your Blood-Sugar Level

You wouldn't need to monitor your blood-sugar levels throughout the day if not for the inconvenient fact that they change....


5 Ways to Grill Healthier With Diabetes

Sure, firing up the barbecue or gas grill provides you with a sociable, relaxing time in the backyard, which is...


5 Breast Cancer Research Updates

It's been an exciting year in breast cancer research with a number number of recent advances that will help prevent,...


Support the Cause: Shop Pink

During October, Breast Cancer Awareness month, many Canadian companies sell "pink ribbon" products to help support worthy organizations' work in...


This Mother and Son Had No Idea Their Mysterious Health Issues Were Actually Linked

When a mother and son began to experience health issues at the same time, doctors struggled for answers. Could it...