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Pain Management

Pain management is one of the most complicated yet critical areas of healthcare. Everyday, you or someone you know is dealing with some type of pain. Whether it’s a throbbing headache, a nagging backache, or the aftermath of a sports injury, finding safe and effective ways to manage pain is essential for maintaining an adequate

Jeff Fost

Alzheimer’s Awareness Month

Every September Alzheimer’s Disease International encourages people to take part in World Alzheimer’s Month to raise awareness about Alzheimer’s disease and all types of dementia. There is stigma and a lack of awareness about Alzheimer’s disease; many people believe dementia is a part of normal aging, which is false. One of the goals of World

Darren Erbach back pain


Today, we are delving into the world of lice – those tiny, unwelcome visitors that can turn your scalp into a battleground of itchiness and frustration. Lice are wingless, parasitic insects that attach to human hair and feed off of human blood. There are three main types of lice that commonly infest humans: head lice,

Chris Johnson

International Overdose Awareness Day

Every year, International Overdose Awareness Day serves as a reminder of the devastating toll that drug overdoses take on individuals, families, and communities worldwide. On August 31st, people from all walks of life come together to raise awareness about overdose prevention, reduce stigma, and offer support to all those affected by overdose. It is a

Angela Zaharia

Adult Immunizations

When was the last time you checked to see if you were up to date on all your vaccinations? Vaccines are not just for children, vaccines help safeguard your health throughout your entire life by preventing serious diseases and their potentially devastating consequences. By maintaining a current immunization status, you actively reduce your risk of

Janet Rastin

Oral Health

Our oral health plays a vital role in our daily lives, extending far beyond just a pretty smile. It influences our ability to speak, eat, and even socialize comfortably. The mouth is a gateway to your body’s overall health. Neglecting oral hygiene can lead to a multitude of health problems, ranging from tooth decay and


Swimmer’s Ear

Swimming is a fantastic way to beat the heat and stay active during the summer months. Although swimming can mostly be freely enjoyed, one concern for swimmers is the dreaded “swimmer’s ear.” In this article, we’ll dive deep into the topic, providing you with advice on how to avoid swimmer’s ear and keep your aquatic

Eric Pederson


With the weather getting warmer, summer is a great time to discuss the importance of proper hydration. Staying hydrated is essential to keep you feeling your best and ensure optimal functioning of your body. Did you know that approximately 60% of your body is composed of water? From regulating body temperature and transporting nutrients to



June is an important time to shed light on one of the most vital glands in our body — the thyroid. This small but mighty butterfly-shaped gland located in the neck plays a crucial role in regulating our metabolism, growth, and energy levels. Thyroid disorders affect millions of people worldwide, however 50% of people suffering


Move for Your Mental Health

June is Men’s Health Month in Canada and it serves as a reminder for men to prioritize their well-being and embrace proactive measures towards a healthier and happier life. As we delve into the significance of this month, let’s explore the transformative impact of the Move for Your Mental Health campaign organized by Canadian Men’s