Is Zika Coming to a City Near You? Get Out Your DEET!
Jul19

Is Zika Coming to a City Near You? Get Out Your DEET!

Two viruses worry me this summer and they are carried by mosquitoes. One remains a constant worry, the West Nile virus. And the other is the Zika virus. Both viruses cause significant harm to humans. Therefore, as we head into the summer months and travel north or south, make sure to take out the bug spray. It’s your protection from getting bitten by a mosquito that may be carrying the virus. Mosquitoes are attracted to CO2 and lactic...

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Video: Dr. Elaine Chin On BNN Money Talk
May16

Video: Dr. Elaine Chin On BNN Money Talk

On Thursday Dec 3, 2015, Kim Parley from BNN’s Money Talk interviewed Dr. Elaine Chin, founder of Executive Health Centre and author of Lifelines. Dr. Elaine Chin explains how to discover the path to a better life by new breakthroughs into DNA research that could help you live a longer and healthier life.   Lifelines Share this...

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Alcohol Can Kill – and it’s not Drinking And Driving
May02

Alcohol Can Kill – and it’s not Drinking And Driving

Imagine finishing up a glass of wine and debating whether or not to pour yourself a second glassful. You might not be aware that there is a connection between alcohol consumption and cancer. Although there are numerous headlines on the Internet that suggest a drink or two a day is cardio-protective, the opposite is true for cancer. Dr. Svetlana Popova, a professor at the University of Toronto, hopes that we also take note of a new...

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Video: TELUS Chief Wellness Officer speaks about the urgency to improve the health of Canadians
Apr27
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Video: Lifelines: Unlocking the Secrets of your Telomeres for a Longer and Healthier Life
Apr27
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Sitting, the New Smoking
Mar18

Sitting, the New Smoking

Sitting is so much part of our day that we may not even realize how inactive we’ve become. A typical day for many is to drive or take transit to the office, sit down at a desk and maybe walk to a few meetings, where you will sit some more – this cycle continues daily. In recent years, technology has revolutionized the way we work and function that inactivity is closely following smoking as the leading cause of deaths per year. In this...

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