Health & Wellness

Food Facts and Fairy Tales

There a lot of myths and misconceptions about what you should—and shouldn’t—eat. We’ve got the facts By Wendy Haaf You can get mental whiplash trying to reconcile what you read in the headlines or on the cover of the latest…

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 meds…

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 weigh in on how to keep your kidneys in top shape By Wendy Haaf Roughly two million Canadians…

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 tests…