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 key to maintaining muscle mass as you age

Did you know that there are over 600 muscles in the body? From helping us get out of bed and bring in the groceries, to resisting falls and preventing injuries, our muscles support us in many ways. As we age, we tend to experience a decline in muscle mass, which [...]

June 26th, 2024|

Amino acids: The key to unlocking your body’s muscle-building potential

We all know the saying, "An apple a day keeps the doctor away." But the truth is, our bodies require much more than just fruit to thrive. Essential macronutrients like protein play a vital role in keeping us healthy and ensuring our bodies function properly. While protein often takes the [...]

June 14th, 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 [...]

May 17th, 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|

Muscle matters. The benefits of lean muscle mass for lifelong health

Ever marveled at how effortlessly you tackle everyday tasks, from lugging groceries to chasing after the kids or dominating in a friendly game of backyard basketball? That's the magic of lean muscles at work. It's not just about looking like a superhero; it's about feeling like one in the real-world [...]

March 24th, 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|