The novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is a growing public health concern. In the midst of all the uncertainty and rise in cases, many people are looking for quick fixes like "immunity boosters". But what does it actually mean to "boost" your immune system, and...

Because the symptoms of COVID-19 and the flu are so similar, the cause for concern comes if you’ve recently traveled outside the country (mainly to affected areas) or if there is a risk you’ve been exposed to such a person. If the flu does present...

On 29 February 2020, World Health Organization (WHO) director-general Dr. Tedros Adhanom tweeted: “If you are 60+, or have an underlying condition like cardiovascular disease, a respiratory condition or diabetes, you have a higher risk of developing severe #COVID19. Try to avoid crowded areas, or places...

Here are 15 practices to incorporate into your daily routine that can protect you, your coworkers, and loved ones from getting sick - especially as we head into the colder seasons: 1. WASH YOUR HANDS REGULARLY  Run your hands under hot water for 20 seconds with soap...

It is always fascinating to me how much time and money gets spent on all kinds of aesthetic self-care, but so little on our not-quite-so-visible sexual self-care.    We take out expensive gym contracts, spend a small fortune on hair and body products and are very happy...

You've most likely heard the term Whole30 by now and may even know someone who's risen to the challenge. Created by a pair of nutritionists in 2009, it's a month-long program that involves eliminating the most common craving-inducing, blood sugar disrupting, gut-damaging, inflammatory food groups...

October is International Breast Cancer Month. Not only do we celebrate those who have survived the disease, and remember our loved ones who lost the fight, but we bring awareness to affliction in a way of educating people to be better prepared if, in the...

As the leaves begin to fall and the temperature drops, it takes the sun a little longer to get out of bed in the morning. Because humans, like all creatures of the world, are heavily dependant on the fiery ball in the sky, its sluggishness...