# Tuesday, 06 December 2016
Cayenne pepper is a highly nutritious and medicinal super spice. It has been used to spice up food and treat various ailments by many cultures for centuries. Cayenne gets its heat from capsaicin, and it is this capsaicin that gives cayenne pepper its medicinal properties (e.g. an anti-inflammatory, a potent pain reliever and an anti-carcinogen just for starters)!
posted on Tuesday, 06 December 2016 21:22:20 (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0]
Cayenne pepper is a highly nutritious and medicinal super spice. It has been used to spice up food and treat various ailments by many cultures for centuries. Cayenne gets its heat from capsaicin, and it is this capsaicin that gives cayenne pepper its medicinal properties (e.g. an anti-inflammatory, a potent pain reliever and an anti-carcinogen just for starters)!
posted on Tuesday, 06 December 2016 21:21:04 (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Tuesday, 15 November 2016
Think you've heard it all? We bet these five bizarre insurance policies that border on the hard-to-believe will have you shaking your head. From fantasy football player policies to insurance plans that cover 200 million plus tacos, it is apparent that just about anything can be insured these days!
posted on Tuesday, 15 November 2016 16:08:27 (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Thursday, 06 October 2016
HealthQuotes.ca has been helping Canadians get health insurance coverage for over 25 years now. Along the way we've seen or heard about various mistakes that Canadians can inadvertently make when it comes to healthcare and health insurance. Why not leverage our experience and expertise?
posted on Thursday, 06 October 2016 20:40:22 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Tuesday, 13 September 2016
Our latest "Healthy Spices" article is all about super cinnamon, which has been used by humans for thousands of years now. It is a sweet spice that originated from Sri Lanka that has a wide variety of medicinal properties. For starters, cinnamon is the most potent natural antioxidant that we know of!
posted on Tuesday, 13 September 2016 20:24:39 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [1]
# Monday, 08 August 2016
There is a special type of health insurance called "conversion health insurance" that is designed for people who have just lost their employee benefits coverage. There are no medical questions and acceptance is guaranteed, even if you have pre-existing health conditions that need to be covered. If you are retiring or have lost your job you might want to consider one of the these conversion plans!
posted on Monday, 08 August 2016 21:24:12 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [1]
# Friday, 17 June 2016
We often hear about Canada's "free" single-payer healthcare system. However, Canada's healthcare system is not free, it is paid for by a wide variety of federal and provincial Canadian taxes. And this gives rise to the question: "how much does the healthcare system actually cost Canadians"? Well, read on to find out!
posted on Friday, 17 June 2016 20:48:37 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Friday, 20 May 2016
All personal health insurance plans have coverage for durable medical equipment such as wheelchairs, walkers, mobility devices, diabetic supplies and more. But how much coverage exists, and from what individual health insurance plans? Read on to find out.
posted on Friday, 20 May 2016 19:33:32 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Wednesday, 02 March 2016
Oregano is an amazing spice that has been used by all sorts of societies throughout the ages. In this 2nd edition of our "Healthy Spices" series we look at oregano's historical use, its nutritional and medicinal properties, and finish up with some cooking tips along with some cautionary notes regarding oregano, a true super spice!
posted on Wednesday, 02 March 2016 16:12:12 (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Thursday, 21 January 2016
When Canadians think of health insurance one thing that usually does not come to mind is travel insurance protection. Yet many Canadian health insurance plans do offer some levels of travel medical benefits, depending on the type of health insurance and the carrier that is offering the plan. Read on for further details.
posted on Thursday, 21 January 2016 20:27:11 (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Wednesday, 16 December 2015
Welcome to this first article in our new "Healthy Spices" blog series. In this first addition we look at turmeric, the golden spice. Turmeric has a veritable plethora of medicinal properties, and has been used by numerous cultures for literally thousands of years!
posted on Wednesday, 16 December 2015 20:49:07 (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Wednesday, 25 November 2015
There are two main types of individual health insurance plans available in Canada: medically underwritten and guaranteed issue health insurance plans. But what are the main differences between the two, and what type of personal health insurance plan is suitable for you? Read on to find out the answers to these and more questions.
posted on Wednesday, 25 November 2015 18:09:36 (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Wednesday, 21 October 2015
Our next edition of popular visitor to Canada destinations is the Cabot Trail, located in Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. The Cabot Trail is well known for its beautiful scenery which you can soak in while traveling this ocean side loop trail.
posted on Wednesday, 21 October 2015 20:18:36 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Tuesday, 22 September 2015
Catastrophic benefits offer coverage for prescription drugs, durable medical equipment, home care and nursing services. Benefits commence only after the maximums for a given health insurance plan are reached, and coverage is designed to protect insured Canadians from a catastrophic financial situation due to illness or accident. Read on for more information.
posted on Tuesday, 22 September 2015 19:52:12 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Monday, 24 August 2015
Canadian disability insurance 101 here! We discuss the two main DI types (short-term and long-term), along with disability insurance providers (i.e. DI sources). We also touch upon first, second and third level payers and how they tie into "all sources maximum".
posted on Monday, 24 August 2015 20:13:30 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Thursday, 16 July 2015
Fermented foods are a no brainer when it comes to making healthy food choices. When made properly they are chock full of probiotics, which help restore your gut's good bacteria to their optimum levels. Fermented foods are also full of nutrients and also act as chelators that detoxify the body of heavy metals.
posted on Thursday, 16 July 2015 21:30:56 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Monday, 08 June 2015
Many seniors reach a point where they can no longer carry out all of their daily living activities. This is when homecare services become important, since they allow the elderly to continue living in their own home with dignity. But do health insurance plans offer coverage for home care and nursing? Read on to find out!
posted on Monday, 08 June 2015 18:09:57 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Monday, 11 May 2015
Whistler, BC is a popular destination for visitors to Canada. It is home to world class skiing (you can choose between Whistler and Blackcomb mountains), as well as incredible biking trails, musical festivities and much more!
posted on Monday, 11 May 2015 19:02:30 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Tuesday, 07 April 2015
The Pan Am Games are coming to Toronto (Ontario, Canada), and are scheduled to run from July 10 to July 26. This blog article offers visitors some helpful traveling tips that discuss issues such as accommodations, expected weather, tipping customs, our electrical grid and medical insurance.
posted on Tuesday, 07 April 2015 18:34:42 (GMT Daylight Time, UTC+01:00)  #    Comments [0]
# Tuesday, 10 March 2015
Sometimes employee benefits can be outside of a company's operating budget. Does this mean that health, dental and drug coverage is not possible for those employees? The answer to this is "no"! Read on and use these helpful tips to reduce your group insurance premium costs.
posted on Tuesday, 10 March 2015 18:31:28 (GMT Standard Time, UTC+00:00)  #    Comments [0]