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Healthy holiday gift ideas over $100

Give the gift of better health this year with these health-inspired gift ideas


Healthy holiday gift ideas under $50

Give the gift of better health this year with these health-inspired gift ideas, all under $50


Healthy holiday gift ideas under $20

Give the gift of better health this year with these health-inspired gift ideas, all under $20


Healthy holiday gift ideas under $100

Give the gift of better health this year with these health-inspired gift ideas, all under $100


7 reasons why sex is good for you

Research from around the world encourages us to embrace sex with gusto. Here's why it's so healthy


6 cute picks for home office decor

These pretty but practical products will help you get down to business


5 secrets to an organized home office

Here's how one woman got control of hers and reduced her stress'and how you can, too


14 pregnancy tips from women who’ve been there

Pregnant, or planning to be? Check out this advice from the real experts'Canadian moms who've been through it, too

Expert advice: How do I find my soulmate?

How do you know if he's "The One"? Here are answers from two leading Canadian relationship experts'and share your own...


Should you talk about family members behind their backs?

What's the best way to mend intra-family squabbles?


10 tips for a healthy Halloween

Yes, this is a candy-eating holiday, but there are lots of ways to have a healthy Halloween experience. Check out...


5 things everyone should know about premature birth

Pregnant, or trying to be? Make sure you're prepared for the possibility of a premature birth with these five tips


5 ways to stop feeling overwhelmed

Follow these steps to feel more in control of a hectic life


3 steps to finding your passion

Looking for a career change? Start by figuring out what you're most passionate about


How to find love in the 21st century

There are plenty of accessible ways to meet your match. Here's how to find love in today's hectic world


4 green cleaners that work

Best Health's associate editor Lisa Hannam gave some green cleaners a go. Here are four that worked for her

Decorating baby’s room: How to make a small nursery appear larger

Often the smallest room in the house is chosen as the nursery'and the room can seem cramped when it's time...


4 fall gardening tasks

Cover, plant, transplant and compost your way to a gorgeous fall garden


How Viagra can hurt your relationship

Viagra and other medications to treat male sexual dysfunction have been the answer for many couples. But for some, they...


Sex advice: I want more sex than my man

To kick-start this new feature, a Best Health staffer'who shall remain nameless'asked for advice from two Canadian sex experts


Which water filter is right for you?

Should you go for a carafe, a faucet attachment of an under-the-sink system? If you prefer filtered water, here are...

How old is too old to live at home?

Adult children are moving back to the nest in increasing quantities'with mixed results. Get an inside look at one woman's...


Editor’s book and DVD picks: September 2009

Our guide to what's new on the shelf: Kitchen Yoga, A Homemade Life, Six Months in Sudan and Stott Pilates...


Excerpt: Six Months in Sudan

Canadian author and doctor James Maskalyk writes about the time he spent in Sudan as a doctor for Médicins Sans...


5 best sex books

Boost your sex life with this sexy reading list'plus, start with our cheat sheet to the top two tips from...


Canada’s community gardens

From new friendships to just-picked produce, women across the country are harvesting the benefits of shared green spaces. Here are...


4 ways to cool your home

From allergy-busting central air conditioners to environmentally friendly ceiling fans, here's your guide to what's on the market