People in high-risk groups are already more likely to be experiencing negative mental health effects during the pandemic. Spending the holidays isolated from family and friends may make matters worse.
With COVID-19 placing heavy demands on the health-care system, non-COVID patients may struggle to access care, putting women, people in poor health and those without a regular doctor at risk.
Current treatments for multimorbidity involve taking multiple drugs to manage symptoms, which often has adverse health effects.
COVID-19 poses a particular threat to workers with underlying health conditions. Going to work could expose them to a virus that targets them disproportionately.
We've got 6 tips and a tailored exercise program to help you keep active at home during the coronavirus pandemic.
Informal caregivers contribute $25 million to the Canadian economy in unpaid labour, receiving virtually no financial support or emotional respite. More web-based interventions could help.
The increase in cases of non-communicable diseases in developing countries has led to an emerging pattern of high levels of multimorbidity.