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Move over, paleo eaters and raw foodists

The healthiest food may be your family’s ancestral diet<p>Stephen Le was finishing his Ph.D. at the University of California in Los Angeles when he got …

Papua New Guinea
Medical Research

22 Simple Rings That'll Give You All The Feels

Stack 'em up.

The professor who 'cured' his cancer with a cocktail of everyday pills and 20 years on remains disease-free

Ben Williams' aggressive brain tumour was treated with conventional therapies - and with a mix of common drugs, including those for acne, insomnia and high blood pressure, as revealed in a new documentary. Could this approach work for others?<p>ONE day, some two decades ago, Ben Williams set out from …

How extreme fear shapes what we remember

Many of us will experience a significant trauma in our lives, says Lesley Evans Ogden. Yet could there be ways to avoid reliving the memories?<p>It was no ordinary honeymoon. After boarding their flight in Canada on the evening of 23 August 2001, newlyweds Margaret McKinnon and her husband were …

The Brain

Norwegian Recipes: Easy to Make Apple Cake

I love anything apple-cinnamon flavored and with a touch of vanilla ice cream. Apple Cake is heavenly! I actually like to bake, but I am all for the simpler recipes. I don't have the patience if you have to fly through hoops and hassles to get the result. After all, I am in it for the baked goods …

Dessert

Top 15 tips for a healthier, happier 2015

(DANIEL FISHEL FOR THE GLOBE AND MAIL)<p><b>This time of year, the wish lists are long: lose a few pounds, get more sleep, have more sex, be more energetic. It can be daunting – it’s no wonder most resolutions are broken by week one. We asked Globe Health Advisors to break things down to simple and</b> …

Teens

How To Get The Best Deal On A New Car Without Being Taken For A Ride

While the Internet has certainly made the task of buying a new car or truck easier, the process is still pockmarked with pitfalls that can trip up even the savviest shoppers. As we’re smack in the middle of the summer car-buying season, it’s a good time to review our time-tested 10-step program for …

Something New

Roger Tomlinson: The father of computerized cartography

What's the smartest location for a new coffee shop? Where do you deliver food and water in a city hit by a catastrophic earthquake? How fast are glaciers melting?<p>Roger Tomlinson taught us how to solve such puzzles.<p>An Ottawa-based geographer, Dr. Tomlinson has been called the "father" of the world's …

An engineer’s journey to the C-Suite

Having an engineer in the corner office would serve any organization in good stead. It's the route I took in my own career, so I know that our training helps us to be rigorous, logical, smart strategic thinkers – an excellent foundation for business leadership.<p>But the road from engineering school …

Montreal’s PasswordBox Wins Best App at 2014 CES Mobile App Showdown

Montreal-based PasswordBox has been awarded the winner of the 2014 CES Mobile App Showdown, decided by a panel of judges based on the company’s …

Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches

10 Abs Exercises Better Than Crunches<p>Sayonara, situps! Kick your abs workout into overdrive by trying one of these killer tummy-toning moves.<p>If you still think that doing crunches will score you amazing abs, you're in for a rude awakening. Flattening your belly requires multi-muscle exercises that …

10 Movies You Should Have Seen in 2013

Photo: Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures<p>There is nothing better than sitting back and having a marathon in your own living room over the holidays. As the year winds down, the list of must-sees piles up. We selected the best of the year's releases to appease every taste whether you prefer sci-fi …