What You Need to Know about Cannabis Use in Adolescence

By Dr. Michael Szabo, Medical Director of Novus Health The decriminalization and legalization of cannabis in Canada should be a major concern for parents of adolescents and young adults.  Cannabis, like alcohol, is not a benign substance and it is important to recognize that just because cannabis is being legalized does not mean that it […]

Navigating the Ontario Health Care System

Navigating the Ontario Health Care System

Today, we’ll be taking a high level look at the Ontario health care system. With a bit of guidance from your friends at Novus, you’ll have no problem finding the right type of healthcare for you and your family in Canada’s most populous province. Let’s get started!          Administration Healthcare in Ontario […]

Navigating the British Columbia Health Care System

Navigating the British Columbia Health Care System

The health care system of British Columbia can be a bit daunting to navigate, especially for those from other provinces or even outside of Canada. Luckily, Novus is here to help alleviate your headache. Here’s a quick overview of the BC healthcare landscape and the important things you should know.       Administration Healthcare […]

November 13-19 is World Antibiotic Awareness Week

November 13-19 is World Antibiotic Awareness Week

By Dr. Michael Szabo, Medical Director As global citizens we should be aware of the pressing need to use antibiotics wisely. The overuse of antibiotics greatly reduces their effectiveness when you really need them. This is because bacteria, which antibiotics eradicate, can become resistant to them. The more we use antibiotics, the greater the levels […]

Quench Your Thirst—Even in the Winter!

Quench Your Thirst—Even in the Winter!

The reminder to stay hydrated is a common refrain in summer, but not one that’s shared so often in winter. But hydration is vitally important all year round—it’s important for your employees to always keep up their fluid intake so they can stay energized and healthy throughout the day. Help your team remember the importance […]

Helping Individuals Make Sense of Their Health

Helping Individuals Make Sense of Their Health

“Health Literacy is the ability to access, comprehend, evaluate, and communicate information as a way to promote, maintain, and improve health in a variety of settings across the life-course.” —Canadian Council on Learning     Being health literate means making decisions and taking action so that you feel good about your health. Health literacy has […]

Eating Locally, Living Well

Eating Locally, Living Well

Your employees are a diverse group of individuals with their own set of health needs and goals. But the one thing they all need to make it through the (work) day is the proper nutrients. Provide your team with the resources to eat well both at home and at work, and you’ll see their energy—and […]

Novus Health and Montreal Medical International Inc. Partner to Enhance the Best & Exclusively Canadian Medical Second Opinion Service

TORONTO, Oct. 4, 2017 /CNW/ – Novus Health, Canada’s leader in health navigation and wellness solutions, and Montreal Medical International Inc. (“MMI”), a Canadian leader in health management and medical second opinion services, have joined forces to provide an exclusively Canadian Medical Second Opinion service (the “Novus-MMI MSO”).  An alternative to high cost U.S. based MSO services, the Novus-MMI […]

Get Your Child Moving: How to Curb Sedentary Behaviour in Kids

The juggle is real. It’s always a good idea to consider the added stress that results from juggling parenting and work responsibilities. During difficult times at home, you can bet that your employee’s focus, motivation and productivity is also suffering. So with the new school year just started, why not encourage your team to encourage […]

Novus Health Launches the Next-Generation Digital Health and Wellness Platform

TORONTO, Sept. 7, 2017 /CNW/ – Novus Health is thrilled to announce the new release of its core product offering, the health and wellness navigation platform. This state-of-the-art digital hub guides members in navigating the health care system and provides reliable resources to assist them in proactively managing their health and achieving their wellness goals. All content […]

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