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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 ...

12 Probiotic Foods That Can Help with Digestion

The idea that you have live microorganisms called “probiotics” living in your stomach and intestines might sound a little creepy ...

15 Warning Signs of Magnesium Deficiency

The signs and symptoms of magnesium deficiency are vast. Some are subtle, while others can cause serious health problems. ...

15 Symptoms of a Gallbladder Attack

Gallbladder attacks are downright scary! Often mistaken for a heart attack, when the gallbladder is unhealthy, this small digestive organ ...

15 Warning Signs of Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian cancer is known as the “silent killer” because symptoms are often so subtle; they just seem like routine or ...

12 Health Facts to Know About Blood Clots

Blood clots – they could be hiding in your body and lead to serious complications and even death, but how ...