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Concerns that sleep training will cause emotional issues may be unfounded: study

CTV News - ‎1 hour ago‎
A new study suggests that letting babies cry at night may not cause the emotional, behavioural or attachment issues that some parents worry about during sleep training.
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Little if any heroin left in Vancouver, all fentanyl: drug advocates

MetroNews Canada - ‎9 hours ago‎
“I think it's not so much as they're moving to it as a case of not having any choice." Share on Facebook. Tweet · Reddit this!
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Low-sodium diets not always worth their salt, McMaster study finds

CBC.ca - ‎May 22, 2016‎
Contrary to popular thought, maintaining a low-sodium diet may not be beneficial to one's health. According to a recently published study, cutting down your daily salt intake could actually be harmful to your body.
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McMaster study highlights challenges faced by preemies in adulthood

CBC.ca - ‎5 hours ago‎
Babies who are born with an extremely low birth weight are more likely to be disadvantaged when it comes to employment, income, self-esteem, marriage and more, according to a new study from McMaster University in Hamilton.
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Evidence of Fish Farm Disease Detected in BC

TheTyee.ca - ‎May 22, 2016‎
Biologist Alex Morton says of appeal adjournment in salmon farm case: 'This is a very positive move.' Photo: Ecojustice. Related.
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Lyme disease: Conference aims to establish federal framework

Montreal Gazette - ‎9 hours ago‎
Shayna Dwor still remembers with horror when an infectious diseases doctor tore up her blood test results and told her that her illness was all in her head.
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Seniors pedal from Wichita to Winnipeg in Alzheimer's awareness ride

CBC.ca - ‎9 hours ago‎
A pair of seniors pedalled into Winnipeg Monday as their roughly 1,500 kilometre cycling trip to raise money for Alzheimer's disease came to a close.
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'Dad was right there with her': Son snaps photo of parents on life-support before father dies

CBC.ca - ‎May 22, 2016‎
A bittersweet photograph of a husband holding his wife's hand in the intensive care unit of a hospital just hours before he passed away is proof "true love never dies," their son says.
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Study finds benefits of bright light on metabolism, weight loss

CTV News - ‎17 hours ago‎
New research has found further evidence to support the beneficial effects of sunlight on health, finding that exposure to bright light could affect your metabolism and aid weight loss.
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Deadly disorder: Why is chronic anorexia so hard to treat?

OurWindsor.ca - ‎5 hours ago‎
Two hours after she'd taken her usual amount of laxatives on an autumn afternoon last year, the 42-year-old Thornhill mother of three sat in a public washroom, sweaty and lightheaded.
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Magic mushrooms could be used to treat depression, study says

Cantech Letter - ‎7 hours ago‎
A range of mental health issues may benefit from treatment with psilocybin, the active ingredient found in magic mushrooms, say a new study.
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Relay for Life inspires hope in Berlin

Meriden Record-Journal - ‎11 hours ago‎
Shari Garrison, Carol Reed, and Laura Karoll lead the first lap around the Berlin Fairgrounds, Saturday, May 21.| Sebastian Gronback/ Special to The Citizen.

WATCH: Pressure builds to ban pill presses to fight drug overdose crisis

Globalnews.ca - ‎3 hours ago‎
WATCH: Some say the sale of pill presses is contributing to the fentanyl crisis. Rumina Daya explains how, and what police are saying about the sellers.
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Victory! Johns Hopkins Ends Use of Live Animals for Medical Training

Care2.com - ‎5 hours ago‎
Care2 readers, you've done it again. Your petitions and pleas have helped achieve freedom for animals. Johns Hopkins University decided it will no longer use live animals to train medical students.
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Health Reform In Ontario Must Include Oral Health Care

Huffington Post Canada - ‎14 hours ago‎
The Ontario government's proposed reform of the provincial health-care system is going forward with a glaring omission: primary mouth care.
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Regulators Approve Sale Of Genetically Modified Salmon In Canada

Tech Times - ‎May 21, 2016‎
Genetically modified salmon will soon make their way to your local grocery stores, as regulators have approved its commercial sale.
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Portland tattoo parlor raises money for cystic fibrosis

KOBI-TV NBC5 / KOTI-TV NBC2 - ‎6 hours ago‎
Portland, Ore. (KPTV) - Portland is known as the City of Roses and at Hidden Rose Tattoo, they not only do them well, but are also familiarizing people with another type of rose - the symbolic one that's not as pretty as the petals.
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IHS hospital in 'immediate jeopardy,' feds say

Sioux Falls Argus Leader - ‎7 hours ago‎
Federal agents said a third American Indian hospital in South Dakota is in "immediate jeopardy" after an investigation revealed problems there that pose a serious threat to patients.

Brighten up: Beauty brands embrace the light side of skin care

Vancouver Sun - ‎12 hours ago‎
any of the new skin brightening products focus on botanicals and organic materials rather than chemical whitening or bleaching agents.
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NSW trials new HIV drug PrEP, thousands of men enlist

International Business Times AU - ‎2 hours ago‎
A research assistant at St. Vincent's Hospital Centre for Immunology in Sydney archives plasma samples from an HIV clinical trial July 20, 2007.
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