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Sleep apnea: what are the causes and symptoms?

Sleep apnea: what are the causes and symptoms?

Paul Sweeney, a Registered Respiratory Therapist and President of Coastal Sleep , compares suffering from sleep apnea to spending every night at the top of Mount Everest.
Coastal Sleep: diagnosing and treating sleep apnea

Coastal Sleep: diagnosing and treating sleep apnea

Tired of waking up feeling like you haven't slept? Does your partner complain about your loud and prolonged snoring? A common cause at the root of many sleep-related disorders is sleep apnea .
CPAP masks and other options for treating sleep apnea

CPAP masks and other options for treating sleep apnea

CPAP , or Continuous Positive Airway Pressure is the primary treatment option for sleep apnea .
Testing for sleep apnea—without spending a night in the hospital

Testing for sleep apnea—without spending a night in the hospital

A few years ago, the only way to be tested for sleep apnea was via a referral from a family doctor to a sleep specialist. The sleep specialist would then offer a test that involves spending the night in a hospital sleep lab.
How to support your child being educated in French

How to support your child being educated in French

Since its inception in 1995, the Conseil scholaire francophone (CSF), or School District 93, has offered children from K – Grade 12 an education in French. Kids enrolled in a CSF school spend their days learning and living in French.
Language and brain development: bilingualism is a good thing

Language and brain development: bilingualism is a good thing

One of the common myths that educators in the Conseil scolaire francophone (Francophone school district 93) hear is that learning two languages at once can hinder a child's development.
Sharing your French heritage with your children

Sharing your French heritage with your children

Since its inception in 1995, the Conseil scolaire francophone (CSF), or School District 93, has offered children from K – Grade 12 an education in French.
Conseil scolaire francophone: learn and live in French in Richmond

Conseil scolaire francophone: learn and live in French in Richmond

It may be a small school, but seeing students succeed while developing life skills is a priority for l'école des Navigateurs in Richmond.
Keeping mentally and physically fit through indoor climbing

Keeping mentally and physically fit through indoor climbing

"Indoor climbing can offer so many benefits," says Henry Wang, owner of The Edge Climbing Centre in North Vancouver.
The KEB Hana Bank Canada advantage

The KEB Hana Bank Canada advantage

Although it's been well established in Canada for 35 years, KEB Hana Bank Canada is primarily known as an international bank.