What You Should Know Before Purchasing Hair Loss Medication in Canada

In Canada, as many as 85% of all men will experience hair thinning or balding before reaching the age of 50. Though male pattern baldness is a common health concern for many Canadians, no man chooses or desires to experience hair loss throughout their life. What many of these individuals may not realize is that …

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What is Telemedicine and Why is it Important?

Telemedicine allows medical professionals to assess, diagnose, and treat patients remotely using telecommunications technology. The Canadian healthcare system is strained for resources but also faces an aging population and shortage of health professionals. This has made it increasingly challenging for Canadians to receive timely access to health care. We created YourMD.ca to bridge the gap …

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Effects of Smoking on Hair Loss

If you are a smoker and have thinning hair, the two could be linked with one another.  For decades, it has been known that nicotine is a harmful substance to the body. In more recent years, its effects have been studied and better understood by professionals. Here is a closer look at the health risks …