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What Is Metabolic Syndrome?

Metabolic Syndrome is a disorder of body metabolism consisting of abnormal glucose, cholesterols, blood pressure and large waist. Know your risk, as only your health professional can diagnose and help you manage it.

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Prostate Health and Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

Are you suffering from weak or interrupted urine flow? Learn why and what to do next.

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En light ened – Protecting Yourself Against the Sun’s Rays

As the days get warmer and longer, we all spend more time in direct sunlight. It is important to be aware of sun’s potential effect on your skin.

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The Healthy Traveller – Preventing Travellers’ Diarrhea

During a 2-week vacation, 50 % of the travellers may develop travellers’ diarrhea at least once. It may last 3-5 days and in severe cases can last longer.

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6 top breast health myths, debunked

Breasts. We all have them, but do we all know what to do with them? Copeman Healthcare Family Physician Dr. Beth Donaldson dispels any myths you may have about breast cancer screening.

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It’s Flu Season – Why Do You Need A “Flu Shot” Every Year?

An annual flu shot reduces the risk of complications associated with influenza infection. Common symptoms are fever, headache, tiredness, cough, and sore throat

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The Dangers of High-Normal Blood Pressure (Prehypertension)

Prehypertension is the precursor to a hypertension diagnosis. As prehypertension does not cause any symptoms, the only way to detect prehypertension is to keep track of your blood pressure readings.

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February is Heart and Stroke Awareness Month

February is Heart and Stroke Awareness Month. This article is dedicated to these very important topics.