Health & Wellness

Shingles Vaccine to Be Free for Eligible Ontario Seniors

Ontario’s Liberal Government recently announced that it will spend $68 million over the next three years to allow eligible seniors to get the shingles vaccine for free. This is targeted at seniors between 65 and 70, and will save them…

Food Facts and Fairy Tales

More myths and misconceptions about what you should—and shouldn’t—eat By Wendy Haaf You can get mental whiplash trying to reconcile…

Your Guide to Pain Pills

  Painkillers, both prescribed and over-the-counter, come with warnings for a reason. Here's what you need to know about pain…

Oral Care After 55

Thanks to advances in modern preventive dentistry, more Canadians than ever are retaining most if not all of their own…

Take Care of Your Kidneys

FOUR EXPERTS ADVISE ON THE BEST WAYS By Wendy Haaf Roughly two million Canadians are living with some form of…

To Test or Not to Test

Your doctor wants to schedule a test, but not all medical tests are created equal By Wendy Haaf Some medical…