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How do we treat OCD

Speakers<p><b>Helen Blair Simpson, MD, PhD</b>, Director of the Anxiety Disorders Clinic and the Center for OCD and Related Disorders at the New York State …

Algorithm seeks meaningful relationships

Networks are ubiquitous these days: we use the internet to surf through a seemingly endless network of linked sites; we rely on social media to …

Ryan Gosling

Traveling In Your Early Twenties Vs. Traveling In Your Late Twenties

Where we're going, we don't need roads. (Or so you said at 21.)

New affordable housing concept unveiled in DTES

VANCOUVER (NEWS1130) – A possible solution to Vancouver’s affordable housing crisis was unveiled in Vancouver’s Downtown East Side Thursday afternoon.<p>…

How Eating the Right Bacteria Could Give Your Body Superpowers

No man is an island. If anything, every man is a sentient, mobile farm for the countless quadrillions of bacteria that colonize us. And by …

China’s Disappearing Official Problem

<i>By Russell Leigh Moses</i><p>With the trial of disgraced Chongqing Communist Party Secretary Bo Xilai now set to start, it’s clear that Beijing’s anti-corruption campaign is showing no signs of easing off. So what are other crooked cadres concerned about these and other investigations looking to …

Amusement parks and the human body

<i>Throughout the summer, the National Post will be taking readers back to school with week-long lessons on a series of subjects ranging from backyard</i> …

How to Make Healthy Flavored Water at Home

Sometimes plain old water just doesn’t cut it. The thirst-quenching solution? Fruit-infused H2O! Infused waters are easy to make, nutritious, and …

Come to Vancouver! Damp, grey Vancouver

Last week, the New York Times offered a guide for visitors who have just 36 hours to spend in Vancouver. It included such highlights as a trip up the Harbour Centre and brunch at the Stanley Park Teahouse – you know, where the locals always hang out. (Although, to be fair, it also included dim sum …

Double Exposure Portraits

The Bulgarian photographer Aneta Ivanova suggests a delicate softness in its clichés using the technique of double exposure. Female bodies and …

w/f

“<p>I transitioned from female to male a while ago, and genes-wise, I lucked out in that my appearance is such that I can decide whether I want that …

Why 'I Have Nothing to Hide' Is the Wrong Way to Think About Surveillance

Suddenly, it feels like 2000 again. Back then, surveillance programs like [Carnivore](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carnivore_(software), Echelon, …

12 Things That Show You Who You Really Are

1. What your ugly looks like.<p>There are few times in our lives we are uglier than fresh after heartbreak, so that’s a good place to start. We’re …

20 Of The Best Feelings In The World

The little things we all secretly love but never really talk about. Like when someone plays with your hair.

Neglecting youth with mental illness costs billions, expert says

Print<p>Related<p>MONTREAL — Neglecting mental health problems in young people costs Australia $30 billion a year and Canada is not far behind, a world …

Mental Health

Thousands of Chinese-Canadians lured back to Hong Kong by better job prospects than Vancouver can offer

<i>In the 1980s and early 1990s, in anticipation of their city reverting from British to Chinese control, thousands of wealthy Hong Kongers packed their</i> …

20 People You Will Meet In Your 20s

<b>1. The person who is a perpetual student.</b> This guy/gal is choo-chooing towards 30 with a brave little conductor hat on, still in the full swing of …

Hating Other Women Is Toxic

<i>Trigger warning: rape, sexual assault</i><p>I am ashamed of this story, but I feel it is important and I’ve been thinking about it for more than a year so …