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How technology is helping seniors gain access to healthcare
How technology is helping seniors gain access to healthcare
Canada's population is aging, so we'll need innovative ways to care for our older community members. Here's how technology can help.

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Signs a woman’s sexual health needs a checkup
Signs a woman’s sexual health needs a checkup
Sexual health is something many Canadians don't think about, until strange symptoms pop up. If you notice any of these symptoms, speak to a doctor.

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Are cold sores the same as herpes?
Are cold sores the same as herpes?
You see a sore on your mouth in the mirror. Is it a cold sore, or herpes? Are they the same thing? Here's the answers, plus how to prevent future outbreaks.

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What to know before sending your kids back to school
What to know before sending your kids back to school
Parents have tough decisions to make this back-to-school season. Here are tips for helping your kids handle the transition, and keeping your household safe.

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Five ways to prevent panic attacks
Five ways to prevent panic attacks
Panic attacks are scary to experience, and even more troubling when they occur without warning. Here are some tips to manage and prevent panic attacks.

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Four ways to boost your libido
Four ways to boost your libido
Sex is an important part of life for many people, so noticing a decrease in libido can be troubling. Here are some ways to spice up your libido once again.

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Allergists treat more than you think
Allergists treat more than you think
Are you sneezing because of the common cold, or are allergies keeping your nose permanently stuffed? An allergist can help you find out.

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Why you need to rethink your health benefits package
Why you need to rethink your health benefits package
Employees are juggling all sorts of challenges right now, and they need a benefits plan that accounts for their new normal. Virtual care is a solution.

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Why are my breasts uneven?
Why are my breasts uneven?
Most women have some degree of breast asymmetry. But when is it time to see a doctor, and what treatments can they offer?

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What is a PCOS diet and how does it work?
What is a PCOS diet and how does it work?
A healthy diet can help alleviate insulin resistance, which is linked to PCOS. What's the best diet for PCOS? Learn the fundamentals here.

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PCOS myths and facts
PCOS myths and facts
PCOS is one of the most common endocrine disorders, but there are still so many myths surrounding the condition. We've got the facts to set them straight.

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