With careful lifting techniques and back-strengthening exercises, postpartum back pain can be prevented and treated.
Once seen only in adults, type 2 diabetes is now on the rise in children. Fortunately, a healthy diet and an active lifestyle can help stave it off.
Some provinces are scaling back payment for annual physical exams – and billing for those they don’t feel are necessary. Here’s the latest.
For a lot of patients suffering with impaired vision due to cataracts, new treatment options can be a real life-changer.
It’s important to treat a concussion to avoid the neurological symptoms that can go with it. But it’s even more important to prevent one.
Lyme disease, a sometimes serious illness transmitted by ticks, is on the rise in Canada. Here’s how to prevent it from putting the bite on you.
High blood pressure (or hypertension) is called the silent killer. But there’s a lot you can do to manage this potentially deadly condition.
Summer is all about fun and relaxation. But it’s important to play safely near the water and in the heat.