Heart attack: Symptoms and signs such as chest pain could be...

Heart attack happens when there is a sudden loss of blood flow to a part of a person’s heart muscle. A heart attack...

4-week wait for mammogram a ‘nightmare’ for women facing cancer scare

When Rachelle Gagnon went to see her family doctor for a routine physical on Aug. 22, she was shocked to learn she had a lump...

B.C. group calls for law to allow drug-users buyers club

A group of people who have real life experience with drug use in British Columbia and Yukon is calling on the B.C. government...

Stomach pain: Bloating causes can include acid reflux – symptoms

Stomach bloating typically describes what happens when too much gas fills up the gastrointestinal tract. This can play havoc to the digestive symptom....

Videos reveal devastation across the Bahamas as Hurricane Dorian sets in

Dramatic footage of a mother pleading for prayers as floodwaters brought by Hurricane Dorian surge around her apartment building in the...

Cancer symptoms: Warning signs your headache could be a brain tumour

A brain tumour is a growth of cells in the brain that multiplies in an abnormal, uncontrollable way. Brain tumours are graded according...

Vitamin D deficiency: Symptoms could mean increased risk of pneumonia

Vitamin D is mainly created in the body through direct exposure to sunlight. From about late March/early April to the end of September,...

How to get rid of visceral fat: Low calorie diet and...

Visceral fat is deemed harmful because its stored in the abdominal cavity next to many vital organs, including the liver, pancreas and intestines....

High blood pressure: Drink olive leaf extract tea to lower reading

High blood pressure affects one in four adults in the UK, according to the NHS, but many people don’t realise they have it...

Comfort and your commute — why public transit can hurt and...

Public transit can be a real pain in the neck. According to Statistics Canada, 595,000 Canadians spent at least 60 minutes each...