Health News

  • Grace Romund, a Running Room instructor, leads a group of runners training for the full and half marathons up the hill  at Westview Park this week.

    Training basket: Grace Romund

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  • Health Tip: Manage Weight-Loss Goals

    04/22/2015 9:00 AM 0

    (HealthDay News) -- When you set a weight loss goal, remember to revisit that goal periodically and assess how you're ...

  • Health Tip: Dealing With Bedtime Anxiety

    04/22/2015 9:00 AM 0

    (HealthDay News) -- Young children may have anxiety at bedtime that's triggered by separation from parents.

    The American Academy of ...

Features

  • Jon Margolis (left) with wife, Danielle, son, Zev, and family physician Dr. Sarah Kredentser (right).

    Docs on call

    04/23/2015 9:37 AM 0
  • Operational Stress Injury Clinic team members, from left: Marnie Smith, Stan Yaren, Chris Enns, Debbie Whitney, Amber Gilberto, David Podnar and Kristjan Sigurdson.

    Healing the mind

    04/23/2015 9:34 AM 0
  • Caroline Chartrand, Executive Director of DIP, holds an educational tool meant to represent what a vial of blood looks like when it is being tested for blood sugar levels as Dr. Barry Lavallee (far right) and nurses Belinda Beardy (far left) and Sharon Flett look on.

    Taking charge

    02/3/2015 3:22 PM 0

Research & Innovation

  • Diane Jaslowski, a laboratory technologist at CancerCare Manitoba, prepares blood samples for a complete blood count test.

    Blood work

    04/23/2015 9:39 AM 0
  • Researcher Meghan Azad.

    Full circle

    02/3/2015 3:20 PM 0
  • Team Malachi: A group of clincians, researchers and families affected by Hirschsprung's Disease are working together to improve the lives of families and patients like Malachi Hofer (centre front). They include Dr. Melanie Morris, Dr. Nathan Wiseman, Liz Crawford, Kristy Wittmeier, Cindy Holland and Kendall Hobbs-Murison.

    Engaging the patient

    12/2/2014 12:01 PM 0

Healthy Eating

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    The halo effect

    02/3/2015 3:10 PM 0
  • Label reading not your thing? Shop the perimeter of the store to find healthier food.

    Get the facts

    12/2/2014 11:57 AM 0
  • It’s easier than you think to make good choices when you’re on the go and find it necessary to eat out.

    Eat smart

    12/2/2014 11:54 AM 0

Active Living

  • Today, the growing demand for fitness has given birth to a broad range of programs and training techniques, all tailored to meet the needs of individuals who want to get their burn on.

    Fitness trends

    02/3/2015 3:07 PM 0
  • Shantelle Breed enjoys being outside in winter.

    Connect with nature

    12/2/2014 11:49 AM 0
  • The trick to making a home fitness circuit work is to find things to do that you and your kids will actually enjoy.

    ABCs of fitness

    10/3/2014 10:16 AM 0

Balance

  • When worry interferes with your daily activities or your ability to enjoy everyday moments, then you may want to consider some strategies to keep worrying in check.

    Managing your worries

    04/23/2015 9:42 AM 0
  • Everyone working in health care today has an opportunity and a responsibility to think about dignity, and the people they care for.

    Putting the patient first

    02/3/2015 3:16 PM 0
  • Play is recognized as a critical aspect of a child's social, emotional, cognitive and physical development.

    Child's play

    02/3/2015 3:14 PM 0

Health Matters

  • Shingles is an infection caused by the same virus that causes chickenpox.

    Do you have the shingles virus?

    04/23/2015 9:50 AM 0
  • Hypothermia is more likely to occur if something, such as an accident, keeps you from moving or being alert. Your temperature can drop very quickly if you fall into freezing cold water. Hypothermia can also occur after a heart attack or stroke.

    Guarding against hypothermia

    02/3/2015 3:12 PM 0
  • Electronic cigarettes are being treated like regular cigarettes.

    Electronic cigarettes pose risks

    12/2/2014 12:07 PM 0

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