The Effects Of Vaping On Kids Are Getting More Concerning

Vaping has been said to be a much safer alternative to smoking cigarettes, but is it really? It seems that vaping products have been recently casting a new veil of doubt in... Read more »

Opioid Crisis Is Killing More Than 11 Canadians On A Daily Basis

The opioid crisis seems to be getting stronger and stronger. Latest research shows that more than 11 Canadians are dying every day because of opioids. “The crisis is not abating,” Theresa Tam,... Read more »

The Life of Healthy Older People Might not be Extended by Taking an Aspirin a Day

A new research that was published this week in the New England Journal of Medicine states that healthy older people who take a low dose of aspirin every day will not have... Read more »

Former President of the American College of Cardiology Says “No One Should Be Doing Keto Diet”

A lot of popular keto diets are based on wrong science, says Dr. Kim Williams. It seems that eating only meat, eggs and fat instead of adding some carbs too is not... Read more »

Household Cleaners Are Linked To Weight Gain In Children, Latest Study Says

A new University of Alberta study warns that the frequent use of disinfectant to keep our homes clean can trigger weight gain and even obesity in children. Anita Kozyrskyj, a U of... Read more »

Daily Dairy Consumption Boosts Your Heart

A recently published study has established a link between the whole-fat dairy and the health of your heart. Guidelines offered by the American Heart Association and the United States Department of Agriculture... Read more »

Researchers Find Air Pollution Particles Inside Mothers’ Placentas

Researchers at Queen Mary University in London have presented their study at the European Respiratory Society International Congress in Paris recently and showed that there is evidence of air pollution particles in... Read more »

The Trans Fats Ban Comes Into Effect In Canada For Packaged And Restaurant Food

Canada’s ban on artificial trans fats eventually comes into effect a year after the federal government revealed that it would be ending the use of the artery-clogging fats. This ban will mainly... Read more »

Thunder Bay Is Ravaged By The Opioid Crisis And Waiting For An Overdose Prevention Site

Thunder Bay’s rate of overdose deaths is reportedly double the provincial average. Although Ontario as a whole has not been hit as hard by the overdose fatalities which are primarily driven by... Read more »

“Extraordinary” Case of Organ Donor Passes Cancer to Four People

There are rare cases of organ transplants that pass infectious diseases to recipients, but a new case shows that it can also transmit cancer. Four people in Europe received organs from a... Read more »