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How Common is Depression? Facts and Statistics

Although everyone experiences moments of sadness in their life, suffering from depression can be an ongoing struggle — one that is often debilitating if left untreated.

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How Common is Erectile Dysfunction? Top 9 ED Statistics

Do you have questions about erectile dysfunction? You're not alone. In fact, approximately 3 million Canadians are affected by ED even though we don't talk about it nearly enough.

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How Common are Anxiety Disorders? Top 10 Statistics & Facts

Anxiety is a relatively common disorder that affects millions of people worldwide every year. When it comes to living with an anxiety disorder, the difficulty of managing symptoms can range pretty widely from person to person.

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Propecia Side Effects: Could They Be Permanent?

If you’ve ever looked into treatments for male pattern hair loss, you’ve probably come across the drug Propecia. Also known by the generic name finasteride, this is a popular drug that has been used for decades to effectively treat hair loss. But what about the side effects?

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Major Depressive Disorder

We all get down sometimes. Just like any mood or emotion, feeling depressed or “down” is completely normal. It can be a natural reaction to bad news or a stressful event. Or maybe the weather is gloomy and that can make you feel a bit low.

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Clinical Depression: Causes, Symptoms, and Treatments

​​Like many mental health terms, the word "depression" is often thrown around casually to describe regular mood changes — usually as a joke. But clinical depression is no punchline.

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Everything You Want To Know About Your Receding Hairline

You look in the mirror one morning, and as you're getting ready, you squint and ask yourself: is my hairline receding? If you've had this experience, know you’re not alone. Roughly 50% of people experience some degree of hair loss by the time they reach age 50.

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Sunscreen 101

You've probably heard over and over how important sunscreen is for your skin — we know we say it all the time. If you're using prescription acne treatments or worried about anti-aging, sunscreen is non-negotiable. Want to find out why? We've got you covered with our intro to sunscreen.

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Finasteride for Hair Loss 101

Losing your hair can feel awful. Whether a sign of aging or a more serious underlying condition, hair loss hits most people harder than they thought it would. So much of our identity is tied up in our hair, and for a lot of people, a loss of hair means a loss of confidence.

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What is Generalized Anxiety Disorder?

Everyone feels anxious now and then. However, if you're at a point where you've been experiencing long-term excessive anxiety about small everyday events without a rational reason, or you regularly feel anxious but you don't know why, you could have generalized anxiety disorder (GAD).

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