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Healthcare, Exercise and your Health

September 30, 2016

A friend reckons he has it good. His partner cooks a bacon-hash-brown-fry-up for breakfast every day. “Are you sure?” I said. “Cause that’s exactly what I would feed my partner if I wanted to bump him off!”

It is easy to fall into...

September 29, 2016

There has been serious attention paid to concussion in sport recently. 

Rugby has received a lot of this attention in New Zealand. 

As the game has evolved the athletes have become larger, stronger and faster. I would estimate that profession...

September 28, 2016

Reseach claims that making changes to our lifestyles could prevent 40 per cent of cancers from ever occuring. 

According to medical journalist Anna Magee, there are eight things you can do to start lowering your risk. 

Writing for Healthista,...

September 27, 2016

The global wearables market is continuing to grow, with 22.5 million devices shipped in the second quarter of 2016 alone, according to a new tracking report by the International Data Corporation (IDC). Top companies in the sector are Fitbit...

The utilization of social media such as Facebook, Instagram and Snapchat has increased dramatically in recent years. This has become especially intense among adolescents and young adults. A recent Ontario study indicates that 80 per cent of...

That night in the fall of 2009 was a new low in the course of Brenden’s disease, a rare immune disorder called chronic granulomatous disease, or CGD. The condition affects a key component of the immune system, a type of white blood cell cal...

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump handed over a recent health summary during an interview on “The Dr. Oz Show” Wednesday morning, according to the show. 

The document was based on an examination performed last week by Dr. Harold B...

September 23, 2016

Dr. Edward Brown, CEO of the Ontario Telemedicine Network (OTN), believes the future of medicine is really here. But it's just one piece of the puzzle. 

As the co-chair of the Digital Home Conference at HealthAchieve, Dr. Brown will look at...

September 22, 2016

Going back to the school and work routine after the summer holidays can be both exciting and exhausting. Dinner can easily become an afterthought during this busy transition time, but it's important to keep your energy up!

Skip the drive-thr...

September 21, 2016

High-intensity interval training can enhance fitness, improve health and even aid recovery from heart disease, according to a growing body of compelling evidence. But, experts caution, intervals should not replace moderate exercise complete...

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Tap your holiday stress-busting super power: Breathing

November 25, 2016

In the face of holiday stress, better breathing reduces physical tension, promotes mindfulness, and helps us rest. 

Despite the myriad joys the season...

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