Cases of the West Nile virus, spread by infected mosquitoes, usually spike in late summer and early fall. Here’s how to lower your risk of catching it.
How to protect your entire family’s vision with the right sunglasses — and how to spot the best ones for the job.
For many people, the joys of summer come with the suffering of hay fever. But there are new techniques and medications that can help.
May 24, 2018
Lyme disease, a sometimes-serious illness transmitted by ticks, is on the rise in Canada. As cases multiply, here’s how to prevent it from putting the bite on you.
May 01, 2018
Just diagnosed with asthma? Don’t wait: Take action now to get your breathing under control, with new treatment options or lifestyle changes.
April 02, 2018
Autism symptoms vary dramatically but there are some signs to watch out for.
January 24, 2018
It’s well known that smoking causes cancer, but did you know quitting can also reduce your risk of heart disease, stroke and diabetes complications?
January 04, 2018
Find out about recent advances in the understanding and treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.
November 09, 2017
If diabetes is runaway blood sugar, prediabetes is blood sugar that’s halfway out the door. Here’s what you can do to rein it in.
November 03, 2017
Weight management, a healthy diet and regular exercise are important tools for preventing diabetes, but if you’re at risk, there’s more you can do.