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Jan 20, 2017 | Add Comment | Bloor West Villager

FLU FACTS: Take our quiz to see how well you're prepared for flu season

Aaron D'Andrea

It's flu season. Here's your chance to test your knowledge of the flu. There’s lots of myths out...

More Wellness
Local | Jan 22, 2017

Ontario pharmacists now offering travel vaccines

People planning a vacation can now get travel vaccinations from a pharmacist.

Waterloo Region Record | by Johanna Weidner
News | Jan 19, 2017
Beach water testing

Kingsville considering more frequent beach water testing

The Town of Kingsville has asked the Windsor-Essex County Health Unit to provide an extra day of beach water sampling in the...

OurWindsor.Ca | by Tom Morrison
Canada | Jan 19, 2017
Many kids with ADHD given antipsychotics: study-Image1

Many kids with ADHD given antipsychotics: study

Many youth with ADHD given antipsychotic drugs: study

Canada | Jan 17, 2017
1/3 of adults diagnosed with asthma don't have it: study-Image1

1/3 of adults diagnosed with asthma don't have it: study

A third of adults treated for asthma don't actually have airway disorder: study

Canada | Jan 17, 2017

Territories make health deals with Ottawa

NWT, Nunavut and Yukon reach health-care funding deal with federal government

Canada | Jan 13, 2017

Flu cases rising as virus moves cross-country

Flu cases on rise; when they will hit seasonal peak can't be predicted: experts

Jan 12, 2017

Added sugar found in two-thirds of packaged foods: study

Added sugar found in two-thirds of packaged foods in Canada: study

Jan 06, 2017

Want to prevent peanut allergies? Feed your babies peanut butter, doctors now say

The new guidelines mark a shift in dietary advice, based on landmark research that found early exposure dramatically lowers a...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Isabel Teotonio
Jan 04, 2017

Questions raised over morning sickness pill study

Toronto researchers found prescribing of Diclectin should not be based on 1975 clinical trial with "questionable data...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Jesse McLean
Dec 30, 2016

Many Ontarians with mental-health issues must choose between food and meds

Most must pay out of pocket for their prescription drugs. Not all of them can afford to

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Peter Goffin
Dec 29, 2016

University of Windsor testing yoga’s benefits for breast cancer survivors

​University of Windsor (UOW) researchers are testing therapeutic values of Ashtanga yoga for survivors of breast cancer.

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Bill Angus
Dec 29, 2016

Timely, affordable mental health therapy out of reach for many

Ontarians are caught between long wait times for publicly funded therapists and high costs for quick access to private ones

OurWindsor.Ca | 1 Comment | by Peter Goffin
Dec 29, 2016

Omega-3 supplement for pregnant women reduces childhood asthma risk

Simply taking certain omega-3 fatty acid supplements during pregnancy can cut the risk of childhood asthma by almost a third,...

Waterloo Region Record | Add Comment | by Johanna Weidner
Dec 28, 2016

Patients needing mental-health care falling through gaps

Family doctors are the first point of contact for thousands of people seeking diagnosis and care for mental illness, but a...

Clarington This Week | 1 Comment | by Peter Goffin
Dec 21, 2016

Holiday drinking: Guidelines for a safe season

Drinking alcohol is a personal choice, but health comes first.

Mississauga News | Add Comment | by Nouman Khalil
Dec 19, 2016

Annual funding announced for Windsor immigrant health clinic

The Erie St. Clair Local Health Integration Network will be providing the Immigrant Health Clinic, which operates out of the...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Tom Morrison

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