Category: Ask Dr. Karl

Ask Dr. Karl: Athlete's Foot

Categories: Ask Dr. Karl, Health

si_askdrkarlsunscreen.jpgTinea pedis, commonly known as athlete's foot, doesn't strike those who play sports alone. In this episode of Ask Dr. Karl CBC's resident medical specialist Dr. Karl Kabasele answers a question about the common foot ailment.

Ask Dr. Karl: How to lose weight, the healthy way

Categories: Ask Dr. Karl

si_askdrkarlsunscreen.jpgAs the hottest months of the year fast approach, many Canadians are concerned about slimming down for the skin-baring fashions of summer. In today's Ask Dr. Karl video blog, a CBC audience member asks how to lose weight in a healthy manner.

Ask Dr. Karl: Do I really need sunscreen?

Categories: Ask Dr. Karl

si_askdrkarlsunscreen.jpgJune 4-10 is Sun Awareness Week in Canada. To mark the occasion and spread awareness about the importance of protecting your skin, CBC's resident medical specialist Dr. Karl Kabasele is devoting today's Ask Dr. Karl video blog to sunscreen.

Ask Dr. Karl: Co-sleeping and SUID

Categories: Ask Dr. Karl, Community, Health

si_cosleep_220istock.jpgCBC's resident medical specialist Dr. Karl Kabasele is here to answer your questions.

This week, Dr. Karl answers a question about co-sleeping and Sudden Unexpected Infant Death.

Ask Dr. Karl: What's MSG?

Categories: Ask Dr. Karl

si_karlmsg.jpgCBC's resident medical specialist Dr. Karl Kabasele is here to answer your questions in his Q&A video blog.

This week, we look at the food additive MSG and what consuming it means for your health.

Ask Dr. Karl: When should I start getting screened for breast cancer?

Categories: Ask Dr. Karl, Community

si_220_karlepisode1.jpgCBC's resident medical specialist Dr. Karl Kabasele is here to answer your questions in his Q&A style video blog.

This week, we look at breast cancer screening and answer one young woman's question about age and mammograms.

Ask Dr. Karl: Can obesity be a risk factor for cancer?

Categories: Ask Dr. Karl, Health

si_220_karlepisode1.jpgCBC's resident medical specialist Dr. Karl Kabasele is here to answer your questions.

Each week, his new Q&A style video blog explores a different health-related topic based on what we hear from you, the CBCnews audience.

Do you have a question for Dr. Karl?

Categories: Ask Dr. Karl

si_askdrk_blog.jpgCBC's resident medical specialist Dr. Karl Kabasele will be sharing his expertise in a new Q&A style video blog and he's looking for your questions.

As part of an effort to help Canadians get and stay as healthy as possible, Dr. Karl will be answering select messages from the CBC community right here on cbcnews.ca every week.