Health & Wellness

More Drugs More Problems for Canadian Seniors

New research out of the University of Toronto suggests that the more drugs seniors are prescribed, the greater the risk they’ll end up in hospital. Recently published in the Journal of Health Services Research, the study analyzed health date from Ontario…

Before You Fall

There are steps you can take to reduce your chances of falling By Wendy Haaf   One night last summer,…

More Boomers Than Teens Use Pot

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention has released research showing that since 2002, marijuana use among those aged 55…

Soda May Raise Heart Failure Risk

More not-so-sweet news about sugary soda: two servings a day may increase your risk for heart failure. Researchers tracked 42,400…

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…