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4 Essentials For Travelling Safely During COVID-19

4 Essentials For Travelling Safely During COVID-19

With COVID-19 cases on the decline and restrictions loosening in most parts of the world, we're starting to welcome travel back once again. Loved ones are being reunited, the travel and & hospitality industries are seeing a big boom, and many are excited to (safely) explore other parts of the world again. That said, travel most certainly looks a little different now than it did pre-pandemic. It's important to take precautions while travelling, regardless of your vaccination status. If you're thinking of booking a flight or planning a trip in the near future, it's important you spend a bit more time preparing than...

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Getting Down To The Truth About the COVID-19 Vaccines, With Dr. Christine Prudhoe, MD, CCFP.

Getting Down To The Truth About the COVID-19 Vaccines, With Dr. Christine Prudhoe, MD, CCFP.

With so much information out there about COVID-19 and most recently, its vaccines, it can be difficult to decipher what’s true and what’s not. With the COVID-19 vaccination program underway in Canada, we felt it was important to get down to the bottom of the truth. We had the chance to speak with Dr. Christine Prudhoe, MD, CCFP, a family doctor based in Ottawa and get you answers to some of the most common questions and misconceptions surrounding the vaccines. First off, can you tell us a bit about yourself and your background? My name is Christine Prudhoe and I’m...

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4 Underrated Essentials That Make Wintertime Activities More Enjoyable

4 Underrated Essentials That Make Wintertime Activities More Enjoyable

With everyone wanting to enjoy as much fresh air and time outside as possible despite low temperatures, we're sharing a few of our favorite (and we think underrated!) wintertime outdoor essentials. We hope these will not only keep you warmer and more comfortable, but more protected too!

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5 Ways to Prevent "Maskne"

5 Ways to Prevent "Maskne"

Maskne is no joke. As if the weight of the pandemic wasn’t enough, we’ve all struggled with some type of unwanted acne due to the constant wearing of masks.Maskne occurs when sweat, dead skin, oils and bacteria get trapped in your skin (ew). In addition to that, the chaffing or rubbing of the mask against the epidermis moves all of the above around, causing multiple blemishes to appear. To help you combat this, we’ve compiled a list of easy ways to prevent maskne.1. Wash your mask regularlyThe simplest way to prevent maskne is to be diligent about washing your mask....

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