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TORONTO Pauline Osena knows how crucial it is to have EpiPens close at hand for her two young sons, who are at risk of life threatening anaphylaxis because of multiple...
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It’s one of the most popular exercises at gyms and studios, but some experts say the majority of planks aren’t done properly. She adds planks are isometric exercises, in which...
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OTTAWA The Trudeau government is rejecting a call from its own backbenchers to decriminalize all illicit drug use in Canada just days before Liberals are set to debate...
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A new large scale review adds to the growing body of evidence that children and teenagers who fail to get the recommended amount of sleep for their age have a higher...
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CHICAGO There s an extra bonus to marriage for melanoma patients New research says they tend to be diagnosed in earlier more treatable stages than patients who are unmarried,...
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BATON ROUGE, La. About 120 scientists from around the U.S. are in Louisiana as part of a six year, US$170 million National Institutes of Health program to study the molecular...
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LONDON In a medical first, a French surgeon says he has performed a second face transplant on the same patient who is now doing well and even spent...
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Strawberries and celery sure do sound like healthy choices to munch on – but are you confident they’re free of pesticides If that has you questioning your choices, you may...
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Scientists in Australia have penned a warning urging that more research be done on a mysterious, flesh eating ulcer that’s becoming more common in the country. The Buruli ulcer is known...
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It can start with a racing heart, feeling weak or faint then move on to a sense of terror that is so crippling that you begin to feel chest pains...
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For the first time, a treatment that boosts the immune system greatly improved survival in people newly diagnosed with the most common form of lung cancer . It’s the biggest...
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New research has found that getting the recommended amount of exercise each week could be easier than previously thought. Susan Chiang/Istcok AFP Published Tuesday, April 17, 2018 2 13PM EDT But...
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British drugmaker GW Pharmaceuticals is seeking permission to sell its purified form of an ingredient found in cannabis one that doesn t get users high as a medication...
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As Canadians continue to spend more money on beauty products every year — they spent $1.13 billion on prestige beauty in 2017 — and the demand grows for natural or...
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A child s health can be compromised not only by a mother who smokes or drinks during pregnancy, but by the obesity and poor diet of both parents well before...
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Suzy Wengel, a Danish dietitian and author of The Scandi Sense Diet, . The diet involves using your hands to measure food portions and eating four handfuls one protein, one...
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But the study also found that women who use feminine hygiene products are three times more likely to experience some type of vaginal infection. In some cases, women purchased a...
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According to Statistics Canada , 23 per cent of people over the age of 15 report that most days are “quite a bit” or “extremely” stressful, and that number rises...
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Protesters gather outside Alder Hey Children s Hospital where a terminally ill 23 month old toddler Alfie Evans is hospitalized, in Liverpool, Britain, Monday, April 16, 2018. John Stillwell/PA via AP Published Monday,...
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CHICAGO For the first time, a treatment that boosts the immune system greatly improved survival in people newly diagnosed with the most common form of lung cancer. It s...