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Quiz: Medicine and natural remedies

Know how to protect yourself from getting sick? Take the quiz

Test your knowledge of how to prevent common infections with this quiz.
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Your vaccination guide: Which ones you need, what they do, and where to get...

Rate this article and enter to winIn college or university, more than just your class schedule and study habits shift—for many students, post-secondary is a time to start taking control of your own health...
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Ask the doc: How can we get people to wash their hands?

“I’ve met people that don’t think it’s necessary to wash their hands after using public facilities. What can make people change that?”—Jennifer B., Trent University, OntarioI agree that this is a pretty gross habit...
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Conquer the common cold

According to the Canadian Centre for Occupational Health and Safety, the average adult is likely to get between two and five colds per year. Colds may not seem like a big deal, but it’s...