Some believe that temporarily eliminating alcohol detoxifies the body and can help turn around its impacts. But is it as effective as it might appear?
While we often think of sleep as a period of inactivity, it is nevertheless a very productive use of time. A kind of physiological piggy bank, sleep allows us to rejuvenate, allowing us to sustain happiness and productivity during our working hours. If you want to be at the top of your game, you need […]
We take a look at how our genes affect our health and how knowing our family medical history can personalize our healthcare
You know that slight pain you feel in your knee, or your hips or your hands? There’s a good chance that’s arthritis.
Physiotherapists are a great option when recovering from injury. But do you know all of the other services your physiotherapist offers?
Emerging research supports what many ancient cultures have known all along Music is an integral part of the daily lives of most North Americans. Whether we’re singing in the shower or exercising to the beat of our favourite tune, music is often what gets us through the day. But what if music was also the […]
Massage therapy can help everything from chronic pain to poor posture, yet many people remain in the dark about the benefits of massage therapy
With an extreme air quality advisory in place, many are still wondering whether or not it’s safe to continue to exercise. Here’s what you need to know!
Platelet rich plasma (PRP) is an all-natural form of therapy that helps speed healing of chronic injuries including joint and muscle ailments
Fertility is often top of mind for all couples looking to start a family, however many don’t start to think about it until they’re finally ready to get pregnant. Dr. Beth Donaldson sat down with CKNW’s Lynda Steele and Drex to discuss some of the most common questions surrounding fertility, including how to get your body ready early on.