Smoking and Tobacco Use

Smoking and Tobacco Use Smoking seriously harms your health, each time you light up. It can lead to deadly cancers, chronic lung, and heart disease as well as early and painful death.  According to www.camh.ca here is some information about Tobacco.    What is...

What is a Stroke?

What is a Stroke? A stroke is a sudden loss of brain function that occurs when the blood flow supplying oxygen to a part of the brain is interrupted. There are three major types of stroke: ischemic stroke which is caused by a lack of blood flow to the brain due to a...

Alcohol misuse: Effects and Risks

Is Alcohol a Drug? Alcohol is called a depressant drug because it slows down your ability to think clearly and react on time. It does not matter whether the alcohol comes in beer, wine, or liquor. It is the amount of alcohol that you drink, not the type of drink, that...