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Improving Health

Superbugs. You may have heard the word making the rounds, but if it brings up images in your head of cute little insect superheroes fighting crime, it’s time to adjust your thinking. In fact, superbugs are antibiotic-resistant bacteria that are quickly becoming one of the biggest health challenges of our time.

08/08/2017

In the health benefit sector, prescription medications are usually divided into two primary categories, traditional and specialty.

What is the difference between a traditional and a specialty prescription drug?

07/24/2017

Depression is now the second leading cause of death for people between the ages of 15 and 29. But no one is safe from the mental anguish and inability to manage daily life that depression can cause – around the world; it affects people of every age. It can destroy relationships and make it difficult and sometimes impossible to earn a living.

04/03/2017

In small town Alberta, four girls, ages five to 15, lose their mom to metastatic breast cancer. On the coast of Prince Edward Island, retired parents remortgage their house for the largest amount of money their bank will give them to pay for their 30-year-old daughter’s colon cancer treatments. A 26-year-old Vancouver man learns he has multiple myeloma just a few months after he gets his first real career job.

02/07/2017

For some, allergies disappear when the snow starts falling and pollen production has stopped. But for others, it’s just another season of itchy, watery eyes and irritated throat and nasal passages. And, what’s the cause? Indoor allergens.

Indoor allergens are dust, dust mites, pet dander and indoor mold. As we spend more time indoors hiding from the cold weather, less natural air flows through your home to help remove these allergens, which can cause allergy symptoms.

12/05/2016

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