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SECOND OPINION | Blacked-out information reveals secret world of drug prices

And is living in the suburbs a health risk?<p><i>Hello and happy Saturday! Here's this week's roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical</i> …

Health Scan: How long can bacteria wait out antibiotics?

“A take-home message from this is that it is important to complete a course of antibiotic treatment as prescribed, even after the disappearance of …

Dollarama dream catcher kitsch ‘a slap in the face’

When Jamie McGean recently visited Dollarama, he wasn’t surprised the store was already stocked for Canada’s 150th birthday. But as he walked past …

Why Everyone You Know Is Suddenly Going to Todos Santos, Mexico

There are a lot of unmarked roads in Mexico’s Baja California Sur. You see them from the smooth highway that connects the sleepy town of Todos Santos to the glossy resorts of Los Cabos an hour south, their dusty trails carving mysterious paths through fields dotted with tall saguaro cacti. They …

Mexico

11 Couples Who Fell in Love Onscreen — and You Can Totally Tell

You can practically *see* the sparks.<p>May 21, 2017<p>It makes sense that so many stars fall in love on movie sets — when you're cast in a project because you have natural chemistry with someone and then you have to pretend to be in love with them, it's easy for that spark to ignite.<p>Whether that love …

Kristen Stewart

Instagram and Snapchat were ranked the worst apps for children's mental health

The report — released on Friday and titled #StatusOfMind — examined the positive and negative effects of social media on young people's health. It is based on responses from 1,500 young people (aged 14-24) from across the UK.<p>Children were asked to score how each of the social media platforms they …

Mental Health

Parents ask why it's so tough to get OHIP coverage for life-changing surgery

'It's not right,' says one mother who is raising money to get her child the expensive surgery<p>It's not a matter of 'if' for families wanting to fly …

Health Canada having trouble finding First Nations kids to help because of 'broken' system

Department has spent only a quarter of $127M budgeted this fiscal year for Jordan's Principle cases<p>Senior bureaucrats tasked with providing health …

Ontario restores 'beautiful ceremony' of birth by funding 6 Aboriginal midwifery programs

Minister of Health sees initiative as a sign of reconciliation<p>The Ontario government is establishing six <b>Aboriginal midwifery</b> programs, with the goal …

Fort McMurray set to hire new pediatricians following doctor's resignation

Fort McMurray hospital set to hire three new pediatricians<p>Days before the departure of a Fort McMurray pediatrician leaving over his frustration with …

Indigenous health care exposed in searing investigation

<b>Medicine Unbundled:</b> <b><br>A Journey Through the Minefields Of Indigenous Health Care</b><p><i>By Gary Geddes</i><p>Heritage House Publishing<p>The poet and the indigenous …

Indigenous Peoples

The 25 scariest movies of all time—and how to watch them online

When you think of the scariest movies of all time, what comes to mind? <i>The Exorcist</i>, <i>Texas Chainsaw Massacre</i>, <i>The Shining</i>, <i>Halloween</i>? These films are all …

Try this spicy Moroccan carrot salad recipe for Meatless Monday

This salad may look rather simple, but Yotam Ottolenghi's spicy Moroccan carrot salad is packed with bright and robust flavors. Tender but crunchy carrots are combined with caramelized onion, garlic, chile, cloves, coriander, cinnamon, paprika, cumin, preserved lemon and fresh cilantro leaves. …

Recipes

20-Minute Flat-Belly and Toned-Arms Workout

We like to think of this workout as a two-for-one! We're going to work your abs and arms with a bunch of multitasking moves that target both areas and more. If you're new to working out, don't worry. We offer beginner modifications for all the exercises throughout the video. Grab a set of dumbbells …

A 10-Minute Legs Workout That Will Leave You Sore And Satisfied

If your go-to legs workout just isn't making you feel the burn like it used to, this 10-minute challenge will bring new life to leg day. Developed …

Extreme Sports

Neck Exercises for a Herniated Disk

Herniated disk, bulging disk, slipped disk: Whatever you want to call it, this condition is extremely painful.<p>Herniated disks are most common in …

Here's Why You Shouldn't Eat Foods With MSG

By Michelle Schoffro Cook<p>MSG by any other name would still be just as harmful. When most people hear the name monosodium glutamate or MSG, they …

If You Do 1 Workout, It Had Better Be This

Build muscle and blast calories with this effective bodyweight workout. And it's excuse-proof, too, because you can do it anywhere since it requires no equipment at all. The workout should take you around 20 minutes, so get moving!<p>Directions: Start with 10 reps of each exercise, building up to 15 …

Take the Plank Challenge to Carve Your Core

We're here to help you challenge your core (you're welcome) with this plank series. It's part of our Jump-Start fitness plan, helping you move every day for two weeks. This challenge uses all sorts of planks to give your arms, abs, back, and butt a great workout. Click here for a printable PDF of …

PopSugar

The 10-Minute Workout You Should Do Before Breakfast

A morning workout can be an energizing start to a busy day, but sometimes, it's just so damn hard to wake up in time to get to the gym, grind it out,</i> …

Health

5 TED Talks to Help You Find Your Purpose in Life

"What do you want to be when you grow up?" It's a question that can cause an incredible amount of anxiety as the years go by. At what age are you …

Nutrition experts got together and ranked the best diets of 2017 — here are the top 12

Often, the ones that garner the most attention aren't even among the best.<p>For its annual list, US News & World Report ranked 38 eating plans, considering different criteria including how easy the diet is to follow, its effects on weight loss (both short and long term), how nutritional and safe the …

Diets

These 30-minute workouts will get you the body you always wanted

Warmup<p>1. MOUNTAIN CLIMBERS: 3 sets of 20 reps<p><b>Liveing says:</b> “Mountain climbers will raise your heart rate — they’re a cardiovascular jolt.”<p>Start in a …

Banishing Cellulite: The Foam Roller Detox

Integrative structural specialist and frequent <i>goop</i> contributor Lauren Roxburgh is a bit of a magician. By manipulating the fascia—i.e., the saran …

Recipe: No-Bake Apple Cinnamon Snack Bites

Rich in fiber and protein, these delicious snacks will leave you feeling full with just one bite. The dates and apple give you fiber, while the …

Nutrition