CanPrev Blog2019-12-02T20:37:28+00:00

Silver linings: the story of cancer, CanPrev and second chances

CanPrev is known for its quality line of comprehensive natural health products, but what many people don’t know is how and why CanPrev started. I was a 19-year-old business administration student at the University of Toronto’s Scarborough campus when I discovered a hard, pea-sized lump just under the surface of [...]

October 20th, 2016|

The effects of sleep deprivation and how to reclaim your rest

When you're running on fumes, getting through the day can feel like a real uphill battle. It may seem like everyone around you has energy to spare while you're counting down the minutes until you can crash into bed. If this sounds familiar, then your body may be backlogged on [...]

April 23rd, 2024|

Exploring the benefits of magnesium threonate

You may know that magnesium is an essential mineral for your health. But did you know there are many different types of magnesium? Magnesium threonate (MgT) is known as the “brain magnesium”, and it’s gaining popularity for good reason. The brain is protected by something called the blood brain barrier, [...]

April 22nd, 2024|

Rise and shine: A guide to becoming a morning person

Let's face it, hitting snooze has become a morning ritual for many of us. We’ve all felt the tug of war between the warmth of our covers and the responsibilities of the day ahead. But what if mornings could be more than just a blur of caffeine and chaos? If [...]

April 17th, 2024|

Is stress keeping you up at night?

When your mind is racing with worries and to-do lists, it can be tough to switch off and drift into dreamland. During periods of heightened stress, our bodies release hormones like cortisol, which trigger a state of increased alertness that makes it difficult to unwind. The good news is, getting [...]

April 17th, 2024|

How do everyday habits set the stage for sleep?

Are you tired of counting sheep while the rest of the world sleeps? If so, you're not alone. Many of us struggle to achieve restful sleep, and oftentimes our lifestyle habits are to blame. From screen time to late-night caffeine fixes, a myriad of factors can disrupt our sleep patterns [...]

April 8th, 2024|

The squeeze on all things vitamin C

From sipping on a glass of orange juice to snacking on juicy strawberries throughout the day, vitamin C is a familiar friend that we rely on to bring health and vitality to our daily routines. Vitamin C is a nutrient powerhouse that plays an important role in supporting our immune [...]

March 7th, 2024|

Move to the beat of a healthy heart

Your heart isn’t only responsible for the beat in your chest, it's also the rockstar behind every breath you take. Our steady companion beats over 100,000 times per day, guiding thousands of gallons of blood to every corner of our bodies. This constant flow acts like a nurturing stream, carrying [...]

February 2nd, 2024|