Health & Wellness Articles

Health and Wellness: Should You Be Worried About the Mumps

With the recent outbreak of mumps in Ontario, what was once considered by many a childhood disease almost eradicated by vaccination has now hit the spotlight again.  Although the outbreak has been centered around 18-35 year olds in Toronto, ther ... read more >>

Posted March 21, 2017 by Carolyn Eagle

Health Care News: Equality Matters is the Message of International Womens Day in Canada

March 8 marks International Women’s Day around the globe; a day of observance and remembrance for all that women have done to move towards equality and all that still needs to be changed. The Canadian government is inviting Canadians to find o ... read more >>

Posted March 8, 2017 by Carolyn Eagle

Health and Wellness: Could Your Heartburn Drugs Be Causing Kidney Damage

If you are taking prescription heartburn drugs, you may want to speak to your doctor. A recent study has shown that popular prescription heartburn drugs prescribed under the brand names Losec, Nexium, and Prevacid could lead to long term kidney damag ... read more >>

Posted February 24, 2017 by Carolyn Eagle