Wellness

Read the latest wellness tips and news for any Brantford-Brant resident. Learn about any health threats and how to stay ahead of them.
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Fresh ground beef is packed at a local butcher shop, October 1, 2012 in Levis, Que. The federal government has approved the sale of ground beef that...
Feb 23, 2017 | Add Comment

Ottawa approves sale of irradiated ground beef

Health Canada approves sale of irradiated ground beef, says can reduce bacteria

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Ontario | Feb 24, 2017

Mumps, measles clusters crop up in Canada

Mumps cases in Toronto linked to bars rises to 17: Public health officials

Canada | Feb 24, 2017

Health technology hurting patient care: study

Excessive computer use has adverse effects on patient care: U of C study

Canada | Feb 20, 2017
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Kids at OD risk when opioids in home: study

Young kids at risk of opioid overdose from adult prescriptions in household: study

Canada | Feb 17, 2017

Canada lags other nations in wait times: report

Canada ranks low in international comparison of patient wait times: report

Canada | Feb 15, 2017
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Melatonin in supplements can vary widely from labels

Amounts of melatonin in supplements can vary widely from what's on labels: study

News | Jul 18, 2016

There are many health benefits to laughter

Lisa Gallagher is the first to admit that she loves a good laugh. The 46-year old Brantford resident has earned it.

Brant News | by Gary Chalk
Jun 24, 2016

WEALTH MATTERS: Poor financial health can make you feel physically ill

Studies have shown that people dealing with financial stress are more likely to suffer other health issues, such as...

Metroland Media | Add Comment | by Randy Cass
May 10, 2016

Five questions about stem-cell transplants in Ontario

Ontario Health Minister Eric Hoskins has pledged to fix a fatally flawed system for providing allogeneic stem-cell...

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Diana Zlomislic
May 10, 2016

‘Status quo is not an option’

Closing Willett, streamlining patient care among chief consultant recommendations for BCHS

Brant News | 2 Comments | by Sean Allen
May 09, 2016

Drinking diet soda while pregnant impact’s infant’s weight, study suggests

New Canadian study of more than 3,000 moms and infants raises red flags about artificial sweeteners

OurWindsor.Ca | Add Comment | by Lauren Pelley
May 04, 2016

Acquired brain injury: Is it really the end? – Part 4

The fourth instalment in a four-part series chronicling writer Jesse Ferguson’s experience living with an acquired brain...

Brant News | Add Comment | by Jesse Ferguson
Apr 28, 2016

Acquired brain injury: Is it really the end? – Part 3

The third instalment in a four-part series chronicling writer Jesse Ferguson’s experience living with an acquired brain...

Brant News | Add Comment | by Jesse Ferguson
Apr 15, 2016

Acquired brain injury: Is it really the end? – Part 2

The second instalment in a four-part series chronicling writer Jesse Ferguson’s experience living with an acquired brain...

Brant News | Add Comment | by Jesse Ferguson
Apr 11, 2016

Acquired brain injury: Is it really the end? – Part 1

The first instalment in a four-part series chronicling writer Jesse Ferguson’s experience living with an acquired brain...

Brant News | Add Comment | by Jesse Ferguson
Mar 23, 2016

12 ways to keep fit with the family

Family time has been reduced to winding down in front of the TV at the end of a long day. It’s time to put our multi-tasking...

Oakville Beaver | Add Comment | by Pam Molnar
Mar 23, 2016

Build better bones: Fortify your child against Osteoporosis

You know that kids grow healthy and strong through exercise and proper nutrition, but did you know that childhood is prime...

Metroland Media | Add Comment | by Heather Lee Leap

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