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New strain of bacteria might be behind U.K. scarlet fever resurgence: study

Scarlet fever cases recently spiked in the U.K. and scientists are trying to figure out why. Read More source

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A 7th person has died in the U.S. from a vaping-related lung illness

The news comes as the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention activated its emergency operations center in response to…

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‘A good belly laugh’: Woman swallows engagement ring during nightmare

“When I woke up and it was not on my hand, I knew exactly where it was: it was in…

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Alberta runner Dave Proctor looking to shatter trans-Canada speed record in 2020

Ultramarathoner Dave Proctor is penetrating again to run 7,200 kilometres across the country in 65 days, to raise money and…

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New York moves to ban flavoured e-cigarettes amid vaping concerns

The ban would not impact tobacco- and menthol-flavoured e-cigarettes. Read More source

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‘The pain didn’t stop:’ Study looking into slow concussion recovery in youth

A Calgary teen is part of a new study that is looking at why some children recover slower than others…

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What is polycystic ovarian syndrome?

Polycystic ovarian syndrome affects around one in 10 women, but doctors say it’s often misunderstood. Read More source

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28 per cent of men believe they could lose their job if they discuss mental health at work: study

Researchers at Ipsos MORI surveyed 1,000 Canadian men between the ages of 18 and 75, and the results are astounding.…

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Baby formula recalled due to rancidity, off-colour product

The CFIA says there have been reported illness associated with the consumption of the product, but it did not specify…

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Influenza vaccines might arrive after flu season starts in Ottawa, officials say

Other parts of Canada might get their first shipment of flu vaccine a little late, too. Read More source

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‘It is time to stop vaping’: 6th U.S. death linked to vaping-related illness

A sixth person has died in a spate of possible vaping-related illnesses in the U.S. Read More source

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When Life Gives You Parkinson’s podcast: Fundraising is a family affair

“This was something we could do to show our support,” said Anthony Kerkman. Read More source

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U.S. government announces plans to ban flavoured e-cigarettes from market

The U.S. government intends to ban the sale of flavoured vaping products, administration officials said Wednesday. Read More source

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Why more teens are turning to pornography to learn about sex

More and more teenagers are reaching for pornography to learn about sex. Read More source

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Pharma, not dairy, main hurdle to ratifying USMCA: U.S. farmers’ group

The National Farmers Union says the new deal’s extended patent protection for new pharmaceuticals must be reduced so that less…

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‘Depression meals’: How diets connect to mental health

Global News asked Twitter users to share their go-to “depression meals,” and the response was overwhelming. Read More source

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U.S. health officials not ready to blame illnesses on street-bought vaping devices

The agency is recommending that people refrain from the use of any electronic cigarette or vaping device until there is…

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Suicide kills one person every 40 seconds: WHO

The WHO urged governments to adopt suicide prevention plans to help people cope with stress and to reduce access to…

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