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Health Concerns

Diseases and Conditions

One of Health Canada's mandates is to reduce the incidence of disease and conditions among Canadians. Many science and health experts research and monitor diseases and you'll find many of their reports and publications in this section.

You'll find information about many diseases and conditions, including their symptoms and treatments. Because healthy lifestyle choices reduce the risk of many diseases, this section provides tips on the choices you can make to stay healthy.

If you work in the health industry, you can use this section as a resource for current research and surveillance. In addition to reports and other publications, you'll find links to information on the programs supported by the Next link will take you to another Web site Public Health Agency of Canada.

Looking for current, reliable and easy-to-understand articles on the topic of diseases? There are over 100 It's Your Health articles on various topics you can download or print for free. See the complete list of It's Your Health articles.