Displaying items by tag: health - New Canadian Media - New Canadian Media http://newcanadianmedia.ca Thu, 16 Aug 2018 02:41:24 -0400 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Ushering in the new Health Age http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43065-ushering-in-the-new-health-age http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/43065-ushering-in-the-new-health-age During a Sprouts event, Helen Poon presents different products that serve as alternatives to generic snacks that contribute to several health risks.
By: Shan Qiao in Toronto, ON At the age of 60, quitting a well-paying job to refinance her townhouse and…
Health Tue, 16 Jan 2018 18:49:01 -0500
Digital Health Portals Could Actually Widen Health Disparities http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42010-digital-health-portals-could-actually-widen-health-disparities http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/42010-digital-health-portals-could-actually-widen-health-disparities While the medical community's move towards digital storage has helped health professionals with accessibility, it has hurt patients who are not as tech savvy
By: Viji Sundaram in Mountainview, California A much heralded push toward digital patient portals, commonly integrated with electronic health records,…
Health Tue, 01 Aug 2017 22:58:54 -0400
Allergies among Newcomers in Canada Increase Over Time http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41218-allergies-among-newcomers-in-canada-increase-over-time http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/41218-allergies-among-newcomers-in-canada-increase-over-time Researchers state that we must learn the root causes of allergy development to reduce Canada's high allergy rates.
By Belen Febres-Cordero in Vancouver Upon arrival, immigrant populations in Canada tend to present less allergies than their Canadian-born counterparts,…
Health Tue, 02 May 2017 11:01:12 -0400
Online Advice for Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease Often Problematic: UBC Research http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38263-online-advice-for-preventing-alzheimer-s-disease-often-problematic-ubc-research http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38263-online-advice-for-preventing-alzheimer-s-disease-often-problematic-ubc-research Online Advice for Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease Often Problematic: UBC Research
 NEW UBC research finds that many online resources for preventing Alzheimer’s disease are problematic and could be steering people in…
Health Tue, 13 Sep 2016 17:01:43 -0400
Yoga Embraces Historic and Cultural Divides http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38256-yoga-embraces-historic-and-cultural-divides http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38256-yoga-embraces-historic-and-cultural-divides Yoga Embraces Historic and Cultural Divides
 As diet and exercise become increasingly prominent in Canadians’ lives, many Vancouverites have turned to yoga to supplement their fitness…
Health Tue, 13 Sep 2016 02:01:00 -0400
Beat High Blood Pressure with Yoga http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38213-beat-high-blood-pressure-with-yoga http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/38213-beat-high-blood-pressure-with-yoga Beat High Blood Pressure with Yoga
By Dr. George I. Traitses If you are looking to lower your blood pressure, yoga might be the answer. A…
Health Fri, 09 Sep 2016 13:01:32 -0400
CMHA Invites British Columbians to Check In on their Mental Health http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37948-cmha-invites-british-columbians-to-check-in-on-their-mental-health-with-bounce-back-today-campaign http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37948-cmha-invites-british-columbians-to-check-in-on-their-mental-health-with-bounce-back-today-campaign CMHA Invites British Columbians to Check In on their Mental Health
WE all have bad days, even bad weeks. Life takes its toll on all of us causing occasional sleepless nights,…
Health Mon, 22 Aug 2016 16:01:24 -0400
Punjabis World’s Unhealthiest People? http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37929-punjabis-world-s-unhealthiest-people http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37929-punjabis-world-s-unhealthiest-people Punjabis World’s Unhealthiest People?
 By Dr. Sawraj Singh I have had the opportunity to visit many countries and regions of the world. I lived…
India Sat, 20 Aug 2016 09:00:41 -0400
The Body is like an Onion http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37685-the-body-is-like-an-onion http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37685-the-body-is-like-an-onion The Body is like an Onion
In my experience, the body is like an onion, with layer upon layer of past history beneath the visible surface.…
Health Thu, 04 Aug 2016 03:28:42 -0400
Canadian Pharma: Know Your Patient http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37209-canadian-pharma-know-your-patient http://newcanadianmedia.ca/item/37209-canadian-pharma-know-your-patient Canadian Pharma: Know Your Patient
Commentary by Rohit Phillips in Aurora, Ontario The fast-growing multicultural consumer segment of Canada represents a potential opportunity for pharmaceutical…
Health Wed, 06 Jul 2016 18:29:00 -0400