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Please enjoy this collection of health articles, tips, recipes and news from our expert clinical team members, including physicians, dietitians, kinesiologists, psychologists, neuropsychologists and family health nurses.

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Understanding the Inner CEO: Self-Regulation and ADHD

Low self-regulation can lead to uneven work performance, underachievement at school, a chaotic family life, or poor life choices due to impulsivity.

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Is Organic Food Better?

The question persists: Is organic food better? While organic food production is good for the environment, more research is needed to prove its health benefits.

Stay Safe and Healthy While You Travel A Travelers Checklist

Stay Safe and Healthy While You Travel: A Travelers Checklist

It is important that, in addition to enjoyment, we plan for safe and healthy travel. Here are some important things to consider before bidding bon voyage.

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How to Interpret Health Topics in the News

Media today seems obsessed with reporting health topics as rapidly as possible. As a reader, it is easy to get confused with what to believe.

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Re-Inspire Your Resolutions

The word “resolutions” offers images of de- feat and past failures so I prefer to use the word “decisions”. So how do we set ourselves up for success?

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Warming up for exercise after winter

It is wise to “warm up” our muscles with daily exercises to lower our risk for injury after months of winter exercise hibernation.

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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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Go Green… With Your Workout!

Finally winter is gone. This is the perfect opportunity to get out of the glare of your computer glow an the dull light of your television and make the switch to the great outdoors.

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Fruits and Vegetables – Nature’s Gift To Prevent And Manage Metabolic Syndrome

To protect against heart disease, certain cancers, and help boost immunity – veggies and fruits provide antioxidants – substances that protect cells from damage caused by unstable molecules known as free radicals.

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The Top 5 Ways to Manage Your Stress

Stress has a very real physical impact on your health. When we experience stress, changes occur in our hormone levels as a result of our system’s fight or flight response to stress.