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Is taking a daily Aspirin a good idea?
Is taking a daily Aspirin a good idea?  Full Story
Liver Health Clinic opens at CMH Serving Wellington County, Waterloo Region
Liver Health Clinic opens at CMH Serving Waterloo Region, Wellington County  Full Story
Farmers Mental Health Program Developed By U of G Researchers Awarded Provincial Funding
Farmers Mental Health Program Developed By U of G Researchers Awarded Provincial Funding  Full Story
V-DAY! 90 -year-old U.K. Woman Makes World History - Becomes first to Accept Corona Vaccine Outside Of Trials
Margaret Keenan, 90 -year-old U.K. Woman Makes History - Becomes first to Accept Corona Vaccine Outside Of Trials  Full Story

A Dedicated Team Shapes the Future of Cancer Care in Waterloo - Wellington
A Dedicated Team Shapes the Future of Cancer Care in Waterloo - Wellington

'I’m grateful to have a world class facility close to home and available when we need it.'
A Dedicated Team Shapes the Future of Cancer Care One in Waterloo - Wellington Full Story

Abortion in Canada: Understanding the experiences and choices of women who’ve faced unwanted pregnancies
Abortion in Canada: Understanding the experiences and choices of women who’ve faced unwanted pregnancies

'Most who either chose abortion or carried pregnancy to term are at peace with their decisions.'
Abortion in Canada: Understanding the experiences and choices of women who’ve faced unwanted pregnancies Full Story

Pneumonia Vaccine uptake remains low among at-risk Canadians study shows
Pneumonia Vaccine uptake remains low among at-risk Canadians study shows

'Study hopes to raise awareness to prevent hospitalization and mortality.'
Pneumonia Vaccine uptake remains low among at-risk Canadians study shows Full Story

What exactly should we eat? You would think that after thousands of studies we would have the answer. Actually, we do.
What exactly should we eat? You would think that after thousands of studies we would have the answer. Actually, we do.

'When all the studies are compiled a pattern emerges. It is an emphasis on plant foods...
What exactly should we eat? You would think that after thousands of studies we would have the answer. Actually, we do. Full Story

With just a tablespoon of blood, B.C. researchers aim to transform cancer treatment
With just a tablespoon of blood, B.C. researchers aim to transform cancer treatment

'By sequencing the entire genome of this ctDNA, the test reveals characteristics that are unique to each patient’s cancer.'
With just a tablespoon of blood, B.C. researchers aim to transform cancer treatment Full Story

Concussion symptoms in children may have multiple underlying causes
Concussion symptoms in children may have multiple underlying causes

After Concussion some children have lasting symptoms such as attention difficulties
Concussion symptoms in children may have multiple underlying causes Full Story

In Case you haven't noticed, our EMPATHY bucket needs refilling
In Case you haven't noticed, our EMPATHY bucket needs refilling

Only 13% of Canadians are feeling empathetic, down markedly from two years ago
Our empathy bucket needs refilling Full Story

Health Check: Only One-Quarter of Canadians Believe their province is doing a good job managing health care
Health Check: Only One-Quarter of Canadians Believe their province is doing a good job managing health care

'Survey: Provinces' performance on key health care file in massive decline.'
Health Check: Only One-Quarter of Canadians Believe their province is doing a good job managing health care Full Story

Public Health Agency of Canada Confirms 2 cases of Monkeypox
Public Health Agency of Canada Confirms 2 cases of Monkeypox

'Symptoms of monkeypox include fever, headache, muscle aches, exhaustion, swollen lymph nodes, and rash.'
Public Health Agency of Canada Confirms 2 cases of Monkeypox Full Story

Shielding children from food insecurity – provides no protection from psychological problems
Shielding children from food insecurity – provides no protection from psychological problems

'The study clearly shows that food insecurity is associated with poor mental health and lower well-being'
Shielding children from food insecurity – provides no protection from psychological problems Full Story

Navigating False Negatives: If you think you have COVID and test negative, you need to test again.
Navigating False Negatives: If you think you have COVID and test negative, you need to test again.

'So as COVID cases surge, we must expect more false negatives, for purely mathematical reasons.'
Navigating False Negatives: If you think you have COVID and test negative, you need to test again. Full Story

Immortality in the Lab: How One Woman’s Cells Changed Medicine and Ethics
Immortality in the Lab: How One Woman’s Cells Changed Medicine and Ethics

'A young Black woman’s cancer cells ushered in a medical revolution.'
Immortality in the Lab: How One Woman’s Cells Changed Medicine and Ethics Full Story

New nasal spray called  N-0385, treats Delta variant infection in mice, indicating broad spectrum results
New nasal spray called N-0385, treats Delta variant infection in mice, indicating broad spectrum results

'The compound has the potential to be used as a broad-spectrum treatment against other viruses.'
New nasal spray called N-0385, treats Delta variant infection in mice, indicating broad spectrum results Full Story

One in four women experience domestic violence before age 50
One in four women experience domestic violence before age 50

'Governments are not on track to eliminate violence against women and girls.'
One in four women experience domestic violence before age 50 Full Story

Mask Mandate to be lifted in step with province despite concerns from residents, teachers and medical experts
Mask Mandate to be lifted in step with province despite concerns from residents, teachers and medical experts

'REMEMBER ... Don't get careless, because another variant is inevitable.'
Mask Mandate to be lifted in step with province despite concerns from residents, teachers and medical experts Full Story

Compulsive Exercise Is A Socially Acceptable Prison Cell
Compulsive Exercise Is A Socially Acceptable Prison Cell

'CE is frequently accompanied by an eating disorder, 85% of those with eating disorders also exercise compulsively.'
Compulsive Exercise Is A Socially Acceptable Prison Cell Full Story

Two Years In: Half of Canadians say their mental health has worsened because of COVID - Women under 55 hit hardest
Two Years In: Half of Canadians say their mental health has worsened because of COVID - Women under 55 hit hardest

'39% of Canadians say relationships with Family and Friends have worsened over this period.'
Two Years In: Half of Canadians say their mental health has worsened because of COVID - Women under 55 hit hardest Full Story

Dr. Oz’s Sad Trip Down the Rabbit Hole: The pseudoscience-promoter is hoping to WIN a Senate seat

'He recently slandered Dr. Fauci as a “petty tyrant” then called him “cowardly” for not engaging in debate.'
Dr. Oz’s Sad Trip Down the Rabbit Hole: The pseudoscience-promoter is hoping to WIN a Senate seat. Full Story

Why Children Shouldn’t Just Be Left to Get COVID
Why Children Shouldn’t Just Be Left to Get COVID

'The risk of severe illness in Children is low BUT 1,200 children have been lost in the US.'
Why Children Shouldn’t Just Be Left to Get COVID Full Story

Unconcerned, More than four-in-five now believe a COVID-19 infection would be mild
Unconcerned, More than four-in-five now believe a COVID-19 infection would be mild

'Majority want Canada to shift vaccination efforts to less wealthy countries.'
Unconcerned, More than four-in-five now believe a COVID-19 infection would be mild Full Story

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