Using MRIs Calgary Scientists Aim to Reduce Use of Mice and Rats in Medical Research

The University of Calgary now has a small MRI to help minimize the number of rats and mice they have in their experiments. Using the small MRI, medical scientists at the university... Read more »

What do Coffee and Cancer have in Common?

When it comes to anything coffee related, millions of people start to pay attention since this wonderful drink has warmed its way into our hearts with its great taste and the ability... Read more »

Deer Ticks Found at Ojibway Prairie Complex. Do They Carry Lyme Disease?

Warm temperatures also bring to life ticks and with ticks Lyme disease is only a bite away. While our intention is not to strike fear among the people that enjoy taking a... Read more »

Woman Plays the Flute During Brain Surgery

It’s probably not the best stage to entertain your audience, but this professional musician played her flute while she was having a brain surgery. If you’re wondering why would someone do this... Read more »

How Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder affects Sexual Assault Survivors

Sexual assault has millions of victims each year, and sadly, the trauma leaves scars for the survivors. Most of the time, the victims of sexual assault have to deal with post-traumatic stress... Read more »

HPV Puts Both Men and Women at Risk of Cancer, But More Women Got the HPV Vaccine

HPV, or the Human Papillomavirus, can infect both women and men. It is a common STI virus that affects 25% of the U.S. population. Some strains of HPV can lead to oral,... 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 »

Opioid Toxicity is the Most Common Issue met in the Thunder Bay Emergency Room

It’s been stated that the Opioid use and impact shows a supervised consumption sites plan This report talks about the number of people which are continuously harmed by the use of opioids,... Read more »