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Standing Desks May Lead To Lower Back Pain

Standing Desks May Lead To Lower Back Pain

WATERLOO, Ontario April 03, 2018 — Nearly half of people who use a standing desk are at risk of developing lower back pain, according to a recent study from the University of Waterloo. The study tested 40 adults, evenly split ...

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Can Anxiety Help Your Memory?

Can Anxiety Help Your Memory?

WATERLOO, Ontario February, 26, 2018 — Anxiety can help people to remember things, a study from the University of Waterloo has found. The study of 80 undergraduate students found that manageable levels of anxiety actually aided people in being able to ...

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Four Lessons Dogs Can Teach Us About Life

Four Lessons Dogs Can Teach Us About Life

By Abby Quillen Guest Writer We adopted a mixed-breed puppy five months ago. She’s jet black with white patches, and we named her Flower. Two little boys, a puppy, and two elderly cats make for a special brand of pandemonium ...

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Why We Get Hangry

Why We Get Hangry

Written by Nicola Brown We’ve all experienced it. It happens when we’re scrambling to meet deadlines and lunch gets pushed back. It happens when we’ve been searching for a restaurant that’s still open late. It happens when our kids get home ...

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Four Tips To Sleep Better During Allergy Season

Four Tips To Sleep Better During Allergy Season

Spring is the season of renewal. Plants and trees start to rebound from the harsh winter that claimed most of their leaves and vegetation. Birds return from their Southern vacations, serenade us with their morning songs and rebuild their nests ...

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How To Train For Hiking The Trails

How To Train For Hiking The Trails

(NC) Shed your hibernation habits and head outdoors this season. Follow these essential training tips to get you prepared for mastering new and favourite trails: 1. Build a solid aerobic base. Cycling, swimming, running and group fitness classes will help ...

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Innovative Ways To Manage Your Health

Innovative Ways To Manage Your Health

(NC) Technology is no longer just for savvy millennials. More and more people of all ages are embracing technology and using it to simplify their lives. “In fact, the advancements in technology have been particularly beneficial for people living with ...

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