Meghan Matte

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Spring Cleaning: The Non-Toxic Way

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Spring is right around the corner, and as the weather warms up, it's the perfect time for the age old ritual of spring cleaning your …

Your Brain On Marijuana Is Just Fine

Marijuana

5 things an inquiry into missing, murdered indigenous women could achieve

Assembly of First Nations National Chief Perry Bellegarde has laid out his vision of a national public inquiry into missing and murdered indigenous …

Silent no more

But they are afraid. The biggest threat, they believe, lurks outside of their communities, on the streets of Winnipeg. The girls say aboriginal women …

Canada

Unreserved: Ceremony, remembrance and the 60s scoop

Across the country on Saturday, people will be marching, holding hands at rallies and lighting candles at memorials. They will be gathering to remind …

The intergenerational trauma of First Nations still runs deep

Imagine a knock on your door. You open it and are met by strangers accompanied by a police officer. These people are speaking a different language so you don't understand what they're saying. Eventually, you come to the surreal realization that they've come for your children. There is some time …

The 'last taboo' in sports: The menstrual cycle

When rising British tennis star Heather Watson unexpectedly crashed out of the Australian Open in the first round last month, she attributed her poor performance to "girl things."<p>Even this euphemistic mention of the links between menstrual cycle and athletic performance raised eyebrows, and sparked …

Long-term meditation tied to less brain loss

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Meditation over many years is tied to smaller age-related decreases in brain volume, according to a new study.<p>People who reported meditating for an average of 20 years had higher brain volumes than the average person, researchers report in Frontiers in Psychology.<p>While …

Research

Top 10 Underappreciated Parks

From vast wilderness to varied history, from swamp to desert, these places should be more famous.<p>From the National Geographic book <i>The 10 Best of Everything—National Parks</i><p>Yellowstone and the Grand Canyon deserve the appreciation they receive, but the National Park System includes nearly 400 units, …

3 self-help rules you need to break

<b>Set goals, have a five year plan…some self-help rules are made to be broken says life coach Sarah Alexander</b><p>At the beginning of every year, our …

10 Ways to Create Happiness in Your Life

What makes you happy? What are some things that make you truly smile from your soul? Many align happiness with people or things outside of …

9 Things People Do to Appear More Attractive

Because humans tend to be superficial, it is not unusual to hear them talk about how someone looks or mention that someone is attractive.<p>Because humans tend to be superficial, it is not unusual to hear them talk about how someone looks or mention that someone is attractive. A study conducted at the …

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Criminal Minds Are Different From Yours, Brain Scans Reveal

The latest neuroscience research is presenting intriguing evidence that the brains of certain kinds of criminals are different from those of the rest …