Dr. Rahul Jain shares some insights into health screenings not to be overlooked, how often you should see your family doctor and why it’s important...
Heart Health 101: what men and women should know
Know the signs and symptoms of heart attack - and how they can differ for men and women.
Don’t let COVID-19 deter you from seeking the medical care you need
Hospitals are extremely safe places, even in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic.
How to practice sun safety and protect your skin
Here in Toronto we have gone from nasty grey days to glorious heat and sunshine in just a few weeks. And it feels amazing. Our long winter means I...
How former Toronto Raptors player DeMar DeRozan helped change the conversation about mental health
The beloved basketball player's willingness to open up about his struggles has inspired conversation to help address stigma around mental health.
FAQ about cannabis-related vomiting illness
I’ve been reading a lot about a mysterious vomiting condition related to cannabis use in the news. (Like the article here) Cannabinoid hyperemesis is...
Behind the research: looking to transform prostate cancer detection
Hon Leong, PhD, wants to transform how prostate cancer is detected and diagnosed at Sunnybrook and beyond. Hon and his urology laboratory have...
Is there really any difference between skin care products aimed at men or women?
Q. Is there really any difference between skin care products aimed at men versus women? I’m a man – if I use my wife’s face cream, is...
The not-so-obvious signs of stroke you should be watching out for
Most people associate stroke with sudden weakness, face drooping or speech difficulties, but did you know that dizziness, tingling or feeling...
It’s flu season. What to throw away, and what to keep, after you’ve been sick
Natasha Salt, Sunnybrook’s Director of Infection Prevention and Control, serves up a reality check in this flu-prep quick quiz.