Drug Competition, the Patent Game, and Generic Cialis
by Carissa Andrew - March 6, 2017
Affordable drugs are something of a misnomer here in the United States. Everyone touts the desire to drive prices down, yet we’re paying more for our medications than virtually everyone else in the modern world.
10 Odd Things That Can Trigger Your Asthma
by Kristy Alpert - February 27, 2017
Chances are you’ve already done it at least once while reading this sentence. Breathing is the single most important thing we do as humans—where the average adult takes anywhere from 12 to 20 breathes per minute and up to 17,000 to 30,000 breathes throughout the day—and, unless you’re one of the 3 million Canadians affected by asthma, it’s something most of us take for granted.
The Over-50s Multi-action Guide to Quitting Smoking
by Richard C. - February 13, 2017
Indulge us in a little hypothetical. You started smoking when you were young. Your mom smoked, your dad smoked, your friends smoked - heck, everybody smoked back then. Then as the decades passed and new scientific evidence came to light, it became increasingly apparent that smoking was bad.
Brace Yourself Vancouver – Another Snowfall
by Naz - February 3, 2017
Most of Metro Vancouver woke up to 3 to 5 cm of snow this morning. The weather is "snowjoke", is our first snow on February 2017.
Is Affordable Importation of Prescription Drugs from Canada Being Derailed?
by Carissa Andrews - January 19, 2017
Healthcare rights are precarious here in the United States right now, I’m not gonna lie. A week after House Republicans began the procedure to completely dismantle the Affordable Care Act (ACA), otherwise known as Obamacare, I’m still reeling.