Fill out Scienta’s Symptom Profiler survey and you could be eligible to win a cardiometabolic evaluation. You will learn about some of your risk factors which can lead to cardiovascular disease and diabetes using leading edge biomarkers not readily available as part of your routine annual check up. Be coached on how to lower your disease risks by physician, Dr. Elaine Chin and naturopathic doctor, Dr. Shelley Burns of Scienta Health Centre, Toronto, Canada’s leaders in preventative healthcare. It includes a blood analysis of cardiometabolic biomarkers which can be completed at your local lab.
Coaching sessions with Drs. Chin and Burns will be done in person or via teleconferencing for 6 months—3 sessions in total. Travel expenses to Scienta Health Centre or lab are not included. Prize is valued at $2,500. Contest opens September 15, 2011 and closes December 15, 2011. One entry per person. Scienta Health Centre Inc. reserves the right to determine the medical suitability of the prize winner with a confidential phone consultation with Dr. Chin before the prize is awarded. See contest rules on the contest site.
Get the skinny on shut-eye
Lack of sleep actually increases appetite and drives people to binge on unhealthy foods
Newest artficial heart beats not
Two ventricular assist devices are better than the thump-thump of the compressed-air pump
Vegetarians: Beware the carbs and cheese
B vitamin supplements are a good idea, too
For better and worse
When a woman calls the doctor for her husband, it’s called health work, and men are reaping the benefits
One in five of us skip breakfast or lunch, and the more we slip, the worse we feel
Thursday, September 15, 2011