• C-section births raise significant risk of blood clots

    Women undergo many physiological changes during pregnancy. This makes the pregnant women more vulnerable to fluctuations in the blood flow forming blood clots easily, slower physical movement, and compression in veins, or venous thromboembolism. During pregnancy, the blockage in blood flow forms…

     C-section births raise significant risk of blood clots
  • Restricting salt intake may be dangerous to health

    A number of official sources and medical practitioners have been saying that reducing the salt intake will make you healthier. This has been accepted as truth for the last decade at least, and many people have adopted this diet plan as their own. While too much salt will definitely not be good for…

    Restricting salt intake may be dangerous to health
  • New CPR app from the Heart and Stroke Foundation

    The Heart and Stroke Foundation with the support of Desjardins Insurance is proudly offering a useful online tool that allows access to healthy heart choices. It is a simple and digital Heart & Stroke risk assessment to determine your propensity for heart attack and/or stroke. A 30-day free…

    New CPR app from the Heart and Stroke Foundation
  • Five ways to take insulin

    Diabetes is a disease that may cause several other medical problems. In order to treat diabetes, you have to take insulin. There are a number of ways to take insulin; you and your physician should discuss the different options available. The following are 5 ways to take insulin: Injections Taking…

    Five ways to take insulin
  • Healthy living begins with homemade baby foods

    When we were little, our parents would feed us with anything, starting from bananas to biscuits and broccoli. We turned out just fine, but how many of us have an uncontrollable sweet tooth? Besides, many of us are addicted to coffee and energy drinks. This is not only a result of the diet that we…

    Healthy living begins with homemade baby foods
  • Are you really allergic to penicillin?

    When you are ill and all the other drugs have failed, your doctor may give you penicillin. A few shots and even the worst infection will disappear. But what if you don’t feel better? What if you start to have other symptoms shortly after the first dose of penicillin? Then you might be allergic…

    Are you really allergic to penicillin?
The Difference between Fear and Intuition According To Anne Berube

The Difference between Fear and Intuition According To Anne Berube

Fear and intuition are two of the most confused terms to describe the familiar feeling deep in your gut. Your gut feeling could be your intuition trying to tell you something will happen, or it could be fear trying to get in the way of progress. Anne Bérubé has one of the best…

Millions of people suffer with undertreated chronic pain

Millions of people suffer with undertreated chronic pain

There are many reasons why people suffer chronic pain. This long-lasting pain can be caused by cancer, arthritis, multiple sclerosis, and so many conditions. In the United States, this costs the healthcare system $560 to $630 billion every year. Many of the people who suffer chronic pain go…