Skin Conditions and Itching Linked to Psychological Health

One of the most annoying sensations is when our skin is itching. ​The causes behind it are plenty and diverse. However, what is starting to seem more obvious is the fact that numerous people who battle chronic itching due to skin conditions are also...

Weight Gain While Getting Older Can be Avoided

Among the most annoying thing about getting older includes weight gain. Keeping your weight stable can be a challenge, even if you are not eating more or exercising less. However, scientists say that even though growing older may be something we can't...

Antidepressants Prescription Has Increased, But Depression Has Not Reduced In Seniors

New research finds that the proportion of people with ages over 65, which are on antidepressants, have more than doubled over the course of the last twenty years. The survey was led by the University of East Anglia. In spite...

Top 5 Chromium Supplements: Help with Diabetes and Weight Loss

Let’s talk about chromium. It is a trace element that has a massive role in regulating your metabolism and the blood chemistry, as well. It’s perfect for lower cholesterol levels. It can also control the symptoms of type two diabetes,...

Blood from black donors needed to fight sickle cell anemia

Héma-Québec is taking advantage of Black History Month to launch a call for blood donors from black communities. The organization has a growing need for black blood to increase its reserves and help provide treatment for patients with sickle cell...

Two out of three Canadians would feel helpless if they received a blood cancer diagnosis

According to a recent survey conducted on behalf of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada (LLSC), the majority (68%) of Canadians would feel helpless if they were diagnosed with leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma or Hodgkin's disease, one would still know if a...