Are you one of the 1.4 million Canadians who will develop osteoporosis? If you are over 50 and a woman, you have a 1 in 4 chance of developing it. If you’re a man, it’s a 1 in 8 chance. But no matter how old you are, it’s never too early or too late to think about lowering your risk.
It’s logical to assume that antidepressants might reduce the risk of someone committing suicide. It’s also logical to assume that by increasing the number of antidepressant prescriptions in the general population, you would reduce the number of suicides. If half the people who commit suicide suffer from depression, and if people with depression are at a higher risk of suicide, you can assume this might be true, right?
According to the Thyroid Foundation of Canada, thyroid disorders are found in 0.8 - 5% of the population. Hypothyroidism specifically, affects over 2% of Canadians and many more go undiagnosed.
Fake news! Raise your hand if you’ve heard this term in the last couple of years!
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