Cold and Flu

There's Nothing Worse Than Taking Sick Days After A Vacation

Theresa Albert | Posted 01.13.2017 | Canada Living
Theresa Albert

Travel in the winter means that cold and flu bugs are on every counter, button, person and thing you touch on the way through. It is even more critical to fly smart at this time of year.

Launch Your Best Defence This Cold And Flu Season

Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre | Posted 10.27.2016 | Canada Living
Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

The flu is an acute respiratory infection that brings along a fever, cough, chills, aches and pains, and can lead to serious complications like pneumonia. For the elderly, pregnant women, chronically ill or young children, influenza can be deadly. It kills around 3,500 people per year in Canada.

Beijing-To-Vancouver Flight Passengers Were Exposed To Measles

The Huffington Post B.C. | Jesse Ferreras | Posted 03.12.2016 | Canada British Columbia

The alert comes amid concerns about low vaccination rates throughout the Vancouver area.

9 Ethiopian Staples That Will Give You A Nutritional Boost

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 03.12.2016 | Canada Living

And it's surprisingly easy to make at home!

Ginger Can Treat Your Cold, And Do Other Great Things

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 12.19.2016 | Canada Living

Bring on the ginger tea!

Top Small Towns In Canada

Flight Network | Posted 03.10.2017 | Canada Travel
Flight Network

With the Canadian dollar continuing to decrease, this list of 50 small towns in Canada would make a great option for a family, a couple or even a group of friends. These destinations can easily be explored as a weekend getaway or simply hopping on a quick flight.

10 Reasons Why Lemons Are One Of The Most Powerful Citrus Fruits

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 03.01.2016 | Canada Living

It goes beyond just lemon water.

10 Winter Hacks That Will Make Your Life Easier (And Warmer)

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Living

These tips will banish your winter woes.

The 10 Co-Workers You Want To Avoid During Flu Season

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 12.19.2016 | Canada Living

Guy who doesn't wash his hands? We see you.

5 Secrets From Women Who Never Get Sick

The Huffington Post Canada | Angelyn Francis | Posted 10.28.2016 | Canada Living

Steal their tips and avoid excess tissues.

7 Ways To Flu-Proof Your Home

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 12.04.2015 | Canada Living

Your keyboard? Yeah, it needs a good wipe down ASAP.

6 Ways To Fend Off The Flu

Bryce Wylde | Posted 11.20.2016 | Canada Living
Bryce Wylde

Germs are everywhere and sometimes you can't avoid them, but you can avoid touching your face, eyes and nose. By avoiding these areas you reduce your chances of catching and spreading the germs.

Don't Let the Flu Tackle You: The Ultimate Flu & Cold Survival Kit

Professional Organizers in Canada | Posted 04.30.2014 | Canada Living
Professional Organizers in Canada

Instead of allowing the flu to tackle you, your family and your work down to the ground, be prepared and remedy it head-on. The Professional Organizers in Canada has created the Cold and Flu Survival Kit -- tools that will keep you organized and help you recover faster.

It's Not Just Flu Season

CP | Helen Branswell, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.16.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - After a couple of relatively mild seasons, this year the flu is really making headlines.But there are a lot of viruses making the rounds thi...

What's The Difference Between A Cold And The Flu?

The Associated Press | Posted 03.12.2013 | Canada Living

The common cold and flu are caused by different viruses but can have some similar symptoms, making them tough to tell apart. In general, the flu is wo...

7 Ways to Party in Good Health

Lisa Borden | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Lisa Borden

What's a flu-fearing, germ-wary, over-worked and exhausted person supposed to do during the holiday (read: flu) season? Keeping up with the spirit of the holidays and partying it up in style while maintaining good health can be a challenge, but it's possible to do it all.