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Common Causes of Dry Mouth

Do you suffer from a constant pasty, dry mouth? Most times, dry mouth is due to something simple, like dehydration ...

6 Things You Need to Know About Legionnaires’ Disease

Legionnaires’ disease is a respiratory illness that’s caused by a bacteria known as Legionella. ...

Myalgia: 6 Common Reasons for Experiencing Muscle Pain

Better known as muscle pain, myalgia is a kind of musculoskeletal discomfort that affects almost everyone at some point throughout ...

8 Facts And Risk Factors Of Cellulitis

Cellulitis (not to be confused with cellulite) is a bacterial infection of the skin and is typically caused by staphylococcus ...

Infographic: HIV Stigma is Not Retro, Just Wrong

Today is World AIDS day. ...

9 Health Benefits and Risks of Grapefruit

Recently I learned that I may be one of the few lovers of grapefruit. ...

Putting 6 Great Canadian Medical Breakthroughs Under the Microscope

Canada may be relatively small in population compared to other developed countries around the world (including the U.S. ...

Hemoptysis: 10 Causes of Coughing Up Blood

Hemoptysis refers to coughing up blood. ...

2014 Flu Shot Facts

‘Tis the season for fevers, muscles aches, and fatigue. ...

Opioid Abuse Devastating for Young Adults, Study Finds

A new Ontario, Canada-based report finds that powerful opioids — including painkillers like OxyContin and codeine — represent a leading ...

HIV Advocate Sue Government Over Ban Of Needles In Prison

Canada’s federal government is being sued by a former inmate and several HIV advocacy groups over its ban on distributing ...

The Incredible Health Benefits of Strawberries

Strawberries are a delicious, easy to eat fruit – after all, you don’t need to peel them. ...

Common Fall Allergies and How to Soothe Them

We often associate seasonal allergies with one season: spring. ...

Warning Signs of Bipolar Disorder: Depression and Mania Symptoms

Bipolar disorder is a mood disorder that is also known as manic-depressive disorder. This illness is a mood disorder which ...

Most Common Symptoms of Atrial Fibrillation (AFib)

There are few conditions more frightening than a serious heart condition. ...