Many breast cancer patients can safely skip chemotherapy

Most women with the most common form of early-stage breast cancer can safely skip chemotherapy without hurting their chances of beating the disease, doctors are reporting from a landmark...

‘Miracle cure’ saves woman with breast cancer

A woman with advanced breast cancer has been “cured” by an injection harvested from her own immune system in what scientists have described as an “extremely promising” world first. Using...

This common toothpaste ingredient could be wreaking havoc on your gut

Even if you’ve never heard of it, you’ve almost certainly come across triclosan. A highly effective antibacterial and antifungal ingredient, triclosan is found in all kinds of toothpastes, hand sanitizers, deodorants, mouthwashes, detergents, cleaning supplies—if you use household products, you’re interacting with triclosan every day. So it’s worrying that a new study, published in Science Translation Medicine on Wednesday, suggests that triclosan exposure could increase rates of colitis and colon cancer.

SEE How Cancer Attractive You Are

https://youtu.be/hfYM9fQhijI The World Cancer Research Fund with Arthur London and director Rankin have created a Cancer Health Check to see how "cancer attractive" you are. It's a five minute...

Is Tanning Bad For Your Skin?

Is it safe to get a "base tan" in the summer? No. There is no safe amount of tanning. Tanning isn't bad for you just because it comes with the risk...

5 Essential Investments Every Human Being Should Make In Themselves

26-5-18 There’s no area of your life that’s separate from the others. Your health will impact your work. Your work will impact your relationships. Your relationships will impact your...

You can actually be allergic to exercise

26-5-18 Some people have a real excuse to skip the gym. In some people, exercise can trigger an allergy attack. For between 30 to 50 percent of people, the reaction comes...

DON’T Take Sunscreen Pills

Although they are not widely available in Canada, health experts are warning consumers not to use sunscreen pills as lotion and spray replacements. Sunscreen is important all year round, but...

SUNSCREEN You have questions – We have answers.

Choosing the right brand can be intimidating if you aren’t quite sure what you’re looking for. You’ve probably heard that sunscreens with an SPF over 50 only provide a negligible...
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The Deadliest Being on Planet Earth – The Bacteriophage

Even bacteria can get a virus! The viruses that infect bacteria are called bacteriophages, A bacteriophage is a type of virus that infects bacteria. In fact, the word "bacteriophage" literally...