Statins side effects: The one sensation you should not ignore – you may need a lower dose

Typically, the major health benefits of taking statins outweighs the minor side effects. The medication is used to lower cholesterol thereby reducing the risk of a deadly heart attack or stroke. Statins do save lives, but if you’re feeling generally achey all over the body, and it lasts longer than a few days, you might… Read More »

Aussie products you’ll love

Monday May 24 to Sunday May 30 marks the arrival of the first ever Australian Made Week. An initiative of Australian Made Campaign, Australian Made Week encourages shoppers to actively buy genuine Aussie products, while celebrating and supporting local makers and growers. From toothpaste to towels, artwork to candles, here are just some of the… Read More »

Reaching vaccine targets is key to a return to mostly-normal life. But can the hesitant be swayed?

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health Canada Will it take incentives to convince the 20 per cent of Canadian who appear to be sitting on the sidelines? Or coercive policies? Author of the article: Sharon Kirkey Publishing date: May 22, 2021  •  18 hours ago  •  5 minute read  •  345 Comments According to data, “vaccine willingness”… Read More »

Death, pain and soaring wait lists: How surgery backlogs have become pandemic’s lingering collateral damage

Breadcrumb Trail Links News Health and Wellness Health Canada ‘I have lost a lot of patients on the wait list … Those patients and their families deserve recognition that they are victims of this pandemic, too’ Author of the article: Tom Blackwell Publishing date: May 19, 2021  •  1 day ago  •  6 minute read  • … Read More »

Spinach Berry Smoothie

This Spinach Berry Smoothie is all about the science of supporting a healthy gut!  We’ve partnered with Seed on this Science Smoothie to show you that supporting your gut health and diversity of your microbiome is easier than you think. (hint: it’s all about eating more fruits and veggies). I’ve been taking Seed’s Daily Synbiotic,… Read More »