As cold rolls into town, so does the flue and all its miserable symptoms. Yet, doctors and women alike have long noticed that men tend to bemoan those symptoms more than women. The phenomenon even has a name, the "man flu." So, are men just whiny wimps? According to analysis out of Canada, the answer is no, because respiratory illnesses may inde...

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We all know that it's common for men to skip the doctor until they become sick, injure themselves or are faced with a serious health problem. And a majority of men will postpone seeking care for a few days to see whether they feel any better. It's the whole "if it ain't broke, don't fix it" line of thinking. But there are steps the men in your l...

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Starting to feed a baby solid foods is an exciting moment for parents. However, it comes with a lot of questions and concerns, especially about food allergies. What are the symptoms? What foods are most likely to cause allergies in babies? How do you avoid them? Symptoms of Food Allergies Food allergy symptoms usually appear almost immediate...

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Learn If You Are At Risk For Eye Disease Does your family have a history of diabetes or high blood pressure? Factors like these contribute to your risk of developing sight-threatening eye diseases, so make sure you’re aware of them. Live A Healthy Lifestyle The way you live can have a huge impact on your overall health, and that ...

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As adults, we spend about 80% (if not more) of our time at work! The type of job you have will determine the kinds of risks your eyes are exposed to. We’re therefore going to break them up into two main categories: jobs that mainly involve physical labour and desk jobs. Preventing Workplace Eye Injuries Jobs such as construction or manufact...

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