Did you know that according the Skin Cancer Foundation, one in five Americans will develop skin cancer, making it the most common form of Cancer in the United States? Luckily, you can protect yourself from this all-too-common, deadly disease by performing regular checks on your skin. Here are just a few things dermatologists recommend you […]

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For many couples, there is nothing more miraculous than conceiving a child. At the same time however, there is always the potential for birth defects or early-childhood defects. Nearly one out of every 1,000 newborns experience significant hearing loss or a cleft palate/lip. These medical issues can plague a child for their whole life if […]

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General orthopedics tends to be widely misunderstood in terms of mainstream media. Most people believe that you only see an orthopedic surgeon when you need surgery. This is one of those cases where the obvious answer is not the correct one though. While these doctors can help when you need an orthopedic knee surgery or […]

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Drug and substance addiction is an illness of self-abuse that can only stop if the addict has the will to end the cycle. Substance abuse has cost the Canadian health care system around $8 billion and claims the lives of 47,000 Canadians every year. The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) has found in […]

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Sinus infections, also commonly referred to by doctors as “sinusitis,” affects over 35 million patients every year. Often caused by inflammation and congestion related to the common cold, sinus infections can become a chronic condition in people with environmental allergies or weakened immune systems. Although sinus conditions are not contagious, parents of a child with […]

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What is Skilled Nursing Care? For many, skilled care nursing facilities aren’t even considered for many families until a family member is no longer able to provide proper care for an aging family member or loved one. At that point, it is best to have a professional caregiver provide the help the elderly individual needs. […]

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In the world of addiction treatment, it seems like everyone is talking about ibogaine. Over the last few years, a growing body of research — both anecdotal and scientific — has emerged to support this substance as one of the most effective treatments for addiction available in the world. However, ibogaine is an illegal substance […]

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With the costs of standard medical treatment and health insurance continuously on the rise, medical benefits have never been such an important perk to employees. Currently, an estimated 50% of employees cite benefits as a major reason for remaining with their present employer. For many, people this isn’t just for themselves, but also to provide […]

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