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Your Good Health: Benefits of statins outweigh small risk of diabetes

Your Good Health: Benefits of statins outweigh small risk of diabetes

For nearly all people, the benefit of keeping blood pressure and cholesterol under control greatly outweighs the small increased risk of diabetes.
Your Good Health: New drug for Type 2 diabetes has so far proven safe

Your Good Health: New drug for Type 2 diabetes has so far proven safe

New drugs that show promise are often approved on the condition that risks are both communicated to patients and studied after the drug is marketed
Your Good Health: Age alone is a risk factor for heart disease

Your Good Health: Age alone is a risk factor for heart disease

There are many people with pretty good cholesterol numbers who will benefit from treatment with a statin drug because of other risk factors they may have
The solution to B.C.’s primary healthcare crisis is hiding in plain sight, BC Green Party says

The solution to B.C.’s primary healthcare crisis is hiding in plain sight, BC Green Party says

The BC Green Party says now is the time for the Ministry of Health to adopt the ‘community health centre’ model across British Columbia
Your Good Health: Case of hot flashes has yet to be resolved, despite therapy

Your Good Health: Case of hot flashes has yet to be resolved, despite therapy

A reader looks for new advice for an old problem: After more than 40 years of hot flashes, is there anything else she can try?
Receive stigma-free mental health help any time, anywhere in B.C. with TELUS Health MyCare

Receive stigma-free mental health help any time, anywhere in B.C. with TELUS Health MyCare

The service opens a new door to convenient access to mental health support for those loving in British Columbia
Vancouver Island hearing care company encourages getting your hearing tested after the holidays

Vancouver Island hearing care company encourages getting your hearing tested after the holidays

With locations in Sidney and Victoria, Beltone Hearing can ensure you don’t suffer connection loss when gathering with loved ones
Your Good Health: HPV vaccine still worth getting even after infection

Your Good Health: HPV vaccine still worth getting even after infection

Should you get the HPV vaccine if you already have a history of the human papillomavirus?
Your Good Health: Boogie boarding is OK in moderation after knee surgery

Your Good Health: Boogie boarding is OK in moderation after knee surgery

Your Good Health: Leaky aortic valve cannot improve solely on its own

Your Good Health: Leaky aortic valve cannot improve solely on its own

Can a leaky aortic valve improve on its own without any medication or surgery?
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