Health Tips

2109, 2017

Got pain? No problem, Laser can help!

By |September 21st, 2017|Categories: Health Services, Health Tips, Pain|

What's is Laser? Laser stands for (L)ight (A)mplification by (S)timulated (E)mission of (R)adiation. It is Drug-Free, Surgery-Free, Immediate and Effective Pain Relief How does laser work? Laser Therapy works by flooding the tissues with photons, [...]

2109, 2017

Sleep Apnea and High Blood Pressure: A Dangerous Pair

By |September 21st, 2017|Categories: Health Tips, Sleep|

There’s a wealth of research suggesting that sleep apnea and high blood pressure are a dangerous pair. Obstructive sleep apnea, which occurs when breathing is briefly and repeatedly interrupted during sleep, has been shown to [...]

1508, 2017

Did you know that your choice of personal injury lawyer may affect your prospects for recovery?

By |August 15th, 2017|Categories: Health Tips, Myths, Services|

One of the most common strategies that insurance companies use to force injured parties to settle before they are fully recovered is to prematurely cut off funding for rehabilitative treatments including physiotherapy, massage therapy, active [...]

1508, 2017

Anxiety: Recognizing the Signs

By |August 15th, 2017|Categories: Anxiety|

Everyday, thousands of Canadians go to their hospital emergency department with symptoms including heart palpitations, chest pains, shortness of breath, and nausea. Only they are not experiencing a heart attack or stroke; they are in [...]

1508, 2017

Allergy Season is in Full Swing

By |August 15th, 2017|Categories: Questions and Answers|

Viva Care Pharmacy can help!  The most common over-the-counter allergy medications are called antihistamines. They block a chemical called histamines, which is released by your body during an allergic reaction. By blocking histamines, these medications [...]

1508, 2017

What is Hearing to Canadians?

By |August 15th, 2017|Categories: Health Tips, Hearing|

Impact of Hearing Loss The impact of hearing loss is not simply measured in decibels. Hearing loss is an individual experience, and how the individual copes will depend on a great many factors, including early [...]