Healthy Living

Ready to live your healthiest life? From the best vitamins and supplements to everyday habits that boost your mental health and wellness, these healthy living tips are a great place to start.

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16 Prescription Drugs and Supplements You Should Never Mix

If you're taking one of these prescription drugs for a long or short term condition, you should be aware of...

This Is the Best Time to Wake Up to Be More Productive (It’s Not 5 A.M.)

Snoozing is not for losers: A solid night's sleep one of the healthiest things you can do for your body—and...

14 Diseases You Can Prevent Just by Washing Your Hands

To ward off everything from simple respiratory illnesses to deadly infectious diseases, this hygiene basic is the key to keeping...

10 Tips for Managing Your Stress

Has work or your home life got you frazzled? Reduce your load and relax with these simple stress-reduction strategies.

How to Boost Your Resiliency During Tough Times

People of any age can make use of the self-care movement's lessons during this pandemic. Here are some starting points.

10 Healthy Alternatives to Booze When You Need to Unwind

Find yourself reaching for a drink when you need to relieve stress? Try one of these healthy alcohol alternatives for...

How to Talk to Your Doctor

With health practitioners busier than ever, communication is essential to getting the best care.

How to Cope with Loneliness While Staying Socially Distanced

You know physical distancing is important in the age of COVID-19, but it can make you feel lonely and isolated....

12 Confidence Lessons You Can Learn at Any Age

Boost your self-esteem with these expert-approved confidence lessons.

Why Clowns Are Creepy, According to Science

Do clowns give you the heebie-jeebies? You’re far from alone—and it turns out there’s a scientific basis for coulrophobia, otherwise...

7 Signs You’re Headed for a Nervous Breakdown

If you’re stressed and experiencing these symptoms, you might be headed towards a nervous breakdown. Here are the signs to...

Floss Pick vs. Regular Floss: What Dentists Recommend

Flossing is important for your oral health. Here are dentist-recommended ways to floss, plus the pros and cons of each...

11 Things You Didn’t Know Could Slow Down Aging

The fountain of youth isn't a myth: You can actually delay the aging process with these lifestyle choices.

Drinking This Much Coffee a Day Could Help Burn Fat

Hint: It has to do with the caffeine.

25 Ways to Relax That Don’t Cost a Cent

Got no chill? Here's how to relax and unwind today.

What to Do When You Find a Tick in Your House

...And tips on how to prevent it from happening in the first place.

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What the Anti-Mask Movement Needs to Know About COVID-19

Calgary physician organizer Dr. Amy Tan explains how to clean your mask, which kind to choose and why wearing one...

The Scientific Reason You Are (Or Aren’t) a Mosquito Magnet

Constantly swarmed by mosquitoes? Here's why.

This Is Why Some People Are Ticklish—and Others Aren’t

Ever wonder why some people are ticklish, while others aren't? Or why you can't tickle yourself? Check out the fascinating...

7 Spots You’re Probably Forgetting to Apply Sunscreen

You always get your arms and legs, but what about these other body parts?

7 Reasons Why You Should Never Wear Flip-Flops

Flip-flops are fine for crossing the beach, but you should never make them your go-to summer shoes.

The Surprising Health Benefits of Stress-Baking

All that stress-baking you've been doing during these uncertain times? Turns out it's the next best thing to actual therapy.

12 Home Remedies for Bug Bites That Actually Work

If you're looking to relieve the sting and itch of bug bites without the use of harsh chemicals, give these...

12 Totally Gross (But Normal) Things Your Body Does Every Morning

No matter how brushed and scrubbed you are before bedtime, you probably still wake up with at least some of...

10 Things Dentists Always Do to Prevent Tooth Decay

Tooth decay can make for complicated, expensive and painful dental visits. Here's what dentists do to stay out of the...

How to Stop the Incredible Damage of Negative Self-Talk

The limiting beliefs of negative self-talk can take a toll—here's how to stop it in its tracks.

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14 Etiquette Rules to Follow When Visiting Friends During a Pandemic

At a time when a social misstep could get someone sick, there are a few things you need to know...

5 Places You’re Most Likely to Catch Coronavirus

As Canada begins to reopen, experts warn against visiting spots where coronavirus has been most likely to spread.

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20+ Healthy Habits Proven to Boost Your Brain Health

Experts reveal all the lifestyle choices you can make that help prevent dementia and boost your brain health.