November 7, 2017 - 8:12pmUpdated: November 7, 2017 - 11:52pm
A small first aid kit is hoped to make big changes when it comes to saving lives. On today's To Your Health, Catherine Hansen has more on the Northern Health initiative to distribute kits that counter opioid overdoses.
October 31, 2017 - 11:22pmUpdated: November 6, 2017 - 9:36pm
This Halloween will no doubt bring plenty of treats for the little ghouls and goblins, but what are the limits when it comes to eating all those sugary snacks? On today's To Your Health, Catherine Hansen has more on how to keep health in mind while enjoying all those goodies.
October 24, 2017 - 7:45pmUpdated: October 26, 2017 - 11:09pm
Young children are taught to read and write, but what about physical literacy? On today's To Your Health, Catherine Hansen has more on a new program designed to give young children the chance to develop the skills they need to live an active lifestyle.
October 17, 2017 - 11:38pmUpdated: October 18, 2017 - 11:50pm
They can detect cancer earlier than a physical exam, and can save lives by finding breast cancer early. On today’s To Your Health, Catherine Hansen reports on the importance of mammograms for women over the age of 40.
October 17, 2017 - 11:35pmUpdated: October 18, 2017 - 11:50pm
Seven out of 10 Canadians will suffer from gum disease in their lifetime. As Catherine Hansen explains on today’s To Your Health, properly aligned teeth can help lower the odds of developing the condition.
October 17, 2017 - 11:31pmUpdated: January 3, 2018 - 11:41pm
If you’re of First Nations descent, you are at a higher risk for diabetes. In Canada, indigenous Canadians are 3 to 5 times more likely to develop diabetes in their lifetime. The same is true for indigenous populations around the world.