Zika Virus: What you need to know

Zika Virus: What you need to know

With Zika disease in the news, we’re getting more questions from clients about what this means to them. Here are some commonly asked questions and answers.

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Private clinic is a game changer for Vancouver CEO: How he lost 28lbs and took his health back

By prioritizing his health, transforming his diet and making physical fitness part of his daily life, Copeman client John Cooper lost 28lbs and brought his health numbers back into a normal range.

Dr. Mark Gelfer Speaks at Prestigious Hypertension Conferences

Dr. Mark Gelfer Speaks at Prestigious Hypertension Conferences

Dr. Gelfer is currently serving as interim board member on The World Hypertension League and as a Recommendations Task Force Member for the Canadian Hypertension Education Program (CHEP). This fall, Dr. Gelfer will speak at three prestigious national hypertension conferences about the new CHEP Guidelines.

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Speed skating president gets back on track at 65

Jim was able to get his health back under control by breaking realistic goals down into manageable steps. Within a month, he saw visible results. In six months, he had lost 23 pounds and his waistline had shrunk by almost three inches!

spotlight on registered dietitians

Get the most from LifePlus: Spotlight on Registered Dietitians

The first tip for making the most of your dietitian visit is overcoming the fear that you are visiting the food police.

fact or fiction dispelling myths of immunization

Fact or Fiction: Dispelling the Myths of Immunization

The resurgence of preventable diseases emphasizes the importance of understanding the facts before making informed decisions on a matter that can have serious health implications for you, your family and your community.

Fact or Fiction? Your guide to common immunization misconceptions

Fact or Fiction? Your guide to common immunization misconceptions

According to the Public Health Agency of Canada, in the last 50 years, immunization has saved more lives in Canada than any other health intervention. So with such impressive results, why are our immunization rates dropping? Often because of these common misconceptions.

the non-smoker's guide to lung cancer

The non-smoker’s guide to lung cancer: how to protect yourself from the invisible killer

About 16 per cent of lung cancer deaths, or 3,000 cases per year in Canada, occur in non-smokers. The leading cause of lung cancer in non-smokers is an invisible, tasteless, odourless gas called radon, which exists in harmful levels in almost 7 per cent of homes in Canada.

Carebook™ – A technological breakthrough to enhance service and empower patients

Carebook™ – A technological breakthrough to enhance service and empower patients

A much-anticipated cutting-edge technology from Copeman Healthcare has launched this fall, empowering clients to take even greater control over their health.