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Had to pick up a prescription yesterday. There was a long line-up for flu shots and also a long line waiting for scripts. And one of the assistants was chatting to a potential customer for 15 minutes! Does Shoppers Drug Mart charge for delivery of prescription medicines and how much? Do they still h...

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... information? Where would you do your search? AND Where would you ideally want to find health information or in what method (in-person, video, 1:1, group, article, etc.)?

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I recently saw an interview on TV news about point-of-care COVID antibody test you can order online to do the test at home. The interview was done for an US news program. Is this available in Canada or to be shipped from US? The test requires blood from a finger prick (similar to glucose monitoring ...

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We went to a child specialist to get a treatment plan for my 3 year old who has many cavities. The general anesthesia is covered by insurance but there is an extra facility fee which they charge which isn't covered. Does anyone have experience if your children's dentist charged this or not? I spoke ...

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I recently saw an interview on TV news about point-of-care COVID antibody test you can order online to do the test at home. The interview was done for an US news program. Is this available in Canada or to be shipped from US? The test requires blood from a finger prick (similar to glucose monitoring ...

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I recently saw an interview on TV news about point-of-care COVID antibody test you can order online to do the test at home. The interview was done for an US news program. Is this available in Canada or to be shipped from US? The test requires blood from a finger prick (similar to glucose monitoring ...

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Hi Do you recommend any good chiropractic in Toronto, prefer west end but for the right one I will go anywhere in Toronto. Thank you so much.

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I'm a 40 yr old guy. Never even came close to doing the splits. Who here can do this? Are there any benefits in trying to do this?

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I'm a 40 yr old guy. Never even came close to doing the splits. Who here can do this? Are there any benefits in trying to do this?

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Are there any affordable GTA places for dental cleanings these days (without insurance)?

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Hi I have sciatica nerve. Do you recommend any good clinic/massage therapy and physic in west end of Toronto (stockyards areas if possible. I an insurance for 3 visit and I do not want to waste them on trying to find good one. Thanks a lot

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I bought an IQAir and so far I am disappointed. It makes a bit of a rattling/grinding sound and IQAir says the motor needs to be replaced. The kicker is that I need to ship it to them at my own expense and pay for the repair at my own expense! This is even though I bought it this year in Feb. Are th...

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I'm a 40 yr old guy. Never even came close to doing the splits. Who here can do this? Are there any benefits in trying to do this?

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Hi guys, I was fortunate to get Ron Jeremy's back from god or nature or whoever. I'm looking for a professional hair removal place laser or whatnot that's specifically for men. Prices would be nice too. Should be clean and above board business.

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There’s so many of them I can’t seem to find one that’s for braces. Does the toothbrush not matter just what brush head I use? Also, I don’t mind waiting until Black Friday or Boxing Day.

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It seems like so many podiatrists and food clinics are there to just sell you orthotics as a panacea to all of your foot problems. I am more interested in a professional that will do some gait analysis, manual manipulation and give me a strengthening and mobility program to deal with some issues I h...

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I have been buying/making masks since before the recommendations. Part of it was to find the best/most comfortable masks. I am curious on how many masks people have especially those with kids in school. I feel we have a lot. Kid- use 2-3 (usually two) masks at school and on the bus ride there and ba...

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Hello, Does anyone know where to purchase KF94 masks in the GTA? I know some places like HMart carries them, they're at around $10 for 3 but would like to know if there are alternative cheaper options perhaps online?

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... information? Where would you do your search? AND Where would you ideally want to find health information or in what method (in-person, video, 1:1, group, article, etc.)?

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A dentist in Toronto is quoting me $5000 and this is without the crown. It includes tooth extraction, bone and an implant. Is it too high? I have benefits but they cover just about everything except for health issues that I actually need help with =/ story of my life. He is an oral surgeon, not just...

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Can a 'regular' 1% milk drinker drink lactose free milk without any side effects?...I have read that lactose free milk tastes sweeter, but not sure of the side effects,if any?.Thanks,HB

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Has anyone had to be admitted to hospital for surgery or Covid-19? What are the new rules? Is there anything special that needs to be packed like masks, wipes and hand sanitizer or do they supply all of this? Also do you have to pay anything by credit card on admission or after or will they bill you...

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... children need to go to emergency. Call first. 3 Toronto locations are doing saliva test Pharmacies: https://news.ontario.ca/en/backgrounder/58491/ontario-expands-covid-19-testing-to-pharmacies-1 Saliva test: Women's College hospital , Mount Sinai hospital and University Health Network: Toronto ...

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https://dailyhive.com/toronto/uoft-scientists-mask-deactivates-coronavirus The researchers tested and established that the virus SARS-CoV-2, which causes COVID-19, cannot be “recovered” after being applied to a TrioMed Active mask. Within minutes, the external surface of the TrioMed Active mask deac...

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Getting older and trying to take better care of my dry face. Any recommendations? Must be fragrance-free, for dry face, and preferably organic. Maybe something that also helps reduce wrinkles... Ideally, it's something I can find at SDM While were at it, any recommendations for rest of the body too ...

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I'm a 40 yr old guy. Never even came close to doing the splits. Who here can do this? Are there any benefits in trying to do this?

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Shawn Stevenson is respected by a lot of known figures, successful and educated people. He is very intelligent and very level headed. He provides great information with facts and studies. It is not based on opinion or agenda, instead solely on scientific facts that someone else has done the research...

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Hi all Can anyone here recommend a local store to get a prescription filled for a CPAP resmed machine/mask fitting? Preferably in Mississauga, Oakville and Etobicoke area if possible. Thank you

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Hello, Does anyone know where to purchase KF94 masks in the GTA? I know some places like HMart carries them, they're at around $10 for 3 but would like to know if there are alternative cheaper options perhaps online?

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I’m wanting to order a new pair off Clearly.ca, however I’m having difficulty understanding the last set of numbers on my prescription. My eye doctor is closed and not reopened until Aug due to Covid. Is it 175 on OD or 17?