Study Shows Nut Proteins Are Beneficial, But Meat Protein Harms the Heart

The risk of heart disease is increased by eating meat protein, but the proteins we get from seeds and nuts are beneficial to our hearts, said a study conducted by Californian and... Read more »

There Are Microplastics Inside Some Canadian Brands of Bottled Water

Recently, a CBC report on Canadian products shed some light on the bottled water. It appears that some brands of bottled water in Canada also deliver microplastics in the water. With last... Read more »

Neuroscientists Say We’re Willing to Pay More for Our Food Cravings

You might have noticed that when you crave for something delicious, no matter how unhealthy or expensive it is, you’d pay for it. Thankfully, neuroscientists are on our side, blaming it on... Read more »

Cardiac Defects in Babies Tied To Post-Pregnancy Cardiovascular Disease in Their Mothers

Mothers that gave birth to babies with congenital heart defects could have a risk of heart problems later in life. They could have a heart attack or heart failure, warns a recent... Read more »

Study Shows Americans Took Too Many Antibiotics for Sinus Infections

A few days ago, CDC published a study in JAMA Internal Medicine, called ‘Antibiotic therapy duration in US adults with sinusitis’. The authors of the study concluded that Americans have been prescribed... Read more »

Report Estimates 1 in 66 Canadian Children Has Autism Spectrum Disorder

A report released on Thursday by the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) detailed that one in 66 Canadian children between 5 and 17 years old has autism spectrum disorder. This report... Read more »

Urban Design Could Prevent Childhood Obesity: Walking Space Needed

When urban spaces are designed, we should also consider health risks, according to a study. It seems that neighborhoods that have more walking space have a better impact on children’s weight and... Read more »

Western Canada Island Hid 13,000 Years Old Human Footprints

Archaeologists have recently discovered human footprints on a beach on Calvert Island, northeast of Vancouver Island, Canada. These footprints appear to date back to 13,000 years ago. That would mean these are... Read more »

Children With Autism Are Less Likely to Get Vaccinated

Although there is no scientific evidence that connects the vaccines infants and young kids receive in their early years with the risk of autism, there are still parents that still question this... Read more »