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The Recipe For Longevity Revealed: 10 Servings Of Fruits And Vegetables Per Day - Tech Times;

The Recipe For Longevity Revealed: 10 Servings Of Fruits And Vegetables Per Day - Tech Times

Tech TimesThe Recipe For Longevity Revealed: 10 Servings Of Fruits And Vegetables Per DayTech TimesA new study suggests 10 servings of fruits and vegetables every day could reduce a person's chances of developing diseases and overall mortality risk. But is it feasible? ( Stokpic | Pexels ). Advertisement. Let food be thy medicine. Results of a new ...Consumption of fruits, vegetables linked to long lifePremium TimesEating 10 fruits and vegetables a day “can have a discouraging effect”The Quebec TelegramFamilies Willing to Pay Higher for Fruit and Vegetables for Better HealthCounsel & HealAn F1 Blog (blog)all 6 news articles »

Health Canada under fire for failing to place powerful opioid Tramadol on controlled drugs list - Toronto Star;

Health Canada under fire for failing to place powerful opioid Tramadol on controlled drugs list - Toronto Star

Toronto StarHealth Canada under fire for failing to place powerful opioid Tramadol on controlled drugs listToronto StarExpert says inaction has helped to fuel perception that prescription-only drug is somehow safer than other opioids. Health Canada said it will continue to monitor Tramadol and “will schedule it under the Controlled Drugs and Substances Act if evidence ...and more »

ICBC expands pilot project to ramp up organ donation registration - CBC.ca;

ICBC expands pilot project to ramp up organ donation registration - CBC.ca

CBC.caICBC expands pilot project to ramp up organ donation registrationCBC.caEvery British Columbian who visits a driver licensing office will be asked to register with the province's organ transplant program beginning Monday. It's part of a partnership between the Insurance Corporation of British Columbia — the province's ...Five-year-old heart recipient helps push for BC organ donor registrationVancouver Sun'The need is huge': BC's organ donation program expandingCTV NewsOrgan donation program rolled out at all BC driver-licensing locationsMetroNews CanadaGlobalnews.ca -News1130 -Castanet.netall 7 news articles »

Health Canada considers raising tobacco purchasing age to 21 - MetroNews Canada;

Health Canada considers raising tobacco purchasing age to 21 - MetroNews Canada

MetroNews CanadaHealth Canada considers raising tobacco purchasing age to 21MetroNews CanadaA new report from Health Canada outlines possible options to reduce tobacco usage to 5 per cent across the country by 2035. By: Elizabeth Cameron For Metro Published on Sun Feb 26 2017 03:59:07 ...Feds need to rethink anti-vaping legislationToronto Sunall 2 news articles »

Two Turkish nationals walk across border in Surrey - 24 Hours Vancouver;

Two Turkish nationals walk across border in Surrey - 24 Hours Vancouver

24 Hours VancouverTwo Turkish nationals walk across border in Surrey24 Hours VancouverThe U.S.-Canada border looking south in Surrey, B.C., is pictured in this Feb. 22, 2017. (Arlen Redekop/Postmedia Network). Tweet · Bookmark and Share. Change text size for the story. Print. Report an error ...Deadly opioid W-18 confirmed in Surrey, LangfordSurrey Nowall 16 news articles »

Climbing for a cause: Hundreds run 48 flights of stairs for lung awareness - CTV News;

Climbing for a cause: Hundreds run 48 flights of stairs for lung awareness - CTV News

CTV NewsClimbing for a cause: Hundreds run 48 flights of stairs for lung awarenessCTV NewsMore than 250 people used their lungs for a good cause on Sunday, climbing more than 48 flights of stairs up Vancouver's Sheraton Wall Centre to raise awareness for lung health. The Stair Climb for Clean Air supports the BC Lung Association and raises ...Vancouver firefighters take the stairs at 48-storey highrise in support of charityVancouver Sunall 2 news articles »

Higher dosage, easier to use Naloxone kits coming to Oxford - Woodstock Sentinel Review;

Higher dosage, easier to use Naloxone kits coming to Oxford - Woodstock Sentinel Review

Woodstock Sentinel ReviewHigher dosage, easier to use Naloxone kits coming to OxfordWoodstock Sentinel ReviewLisa Gillespie, public health nurse with Oxford County Public Health, displays the higher dosage and easier to use intra-nasal Naloxone kits that will soon be available to anyone in the county to help prevent opioid overdose deaths. Training to use the ...AG Healey issues alert about Narcan availabilityCapeCod.com NewsRichland Public Health becomes a Project DAWN SiteRichland Sourceall 4 news articles »

YOU(th) Decide: Local Agency Joins Forces with the New York Council on Problem Gambling - Madison County Courier;

YOU(th) Decide: Local Agency Joins Forces with the New York Council on Problem Gambling - Madison County Courier

An F1 BlogYOU(th) Decide: Local Agency Joins Forces with the New York Council on Problem GamblingMadison County CourierBRiDGES Madison County Council on Alcoholism and Substance Abuse has partnered with the New York Council on Problem Gambling to carry-out the YOU(th) Decide in Madison County, 2017 marks the sixth year that the NY Council on Problem Gambling ...Slot machines lull gambling addicts into a tranceAn F1 Blog (blog)New York pumps up gambling treatment as it expands gamblingBridge River Lillooet Newsall 3 news articles »

Health Canada proposing smoking ban in apartments, raising legal age to 21 - CTV News;

Health Canada proposing smoking ban in apartments, raising legal age to 21 - CTV News

CTV NewsHealth Canada proposing smoking ban in apartments, raising legal age to 21CTV NewsOttawa is considering new anti-tobacco guidelines that could ban smoking inside apartments and on post-secondary school campuses, as well as raise the legal age for buying tobacco products to 21. According to a discussion paper published by Health ...Harm reduction for tobacco addicts – plain packaging doesn't workBizNewsLegislators push for raising smoking ageYale Daily News (blog)Groups laud independent studies on e-cigarettesBusiness Mirror680 News -The Telegram -Calgary Herald -Terre Haute Tribune Starall 59 news articles »

Thousands of Northern BC patients' X-rays, CT scans and ultrasounds may have been misread - CBC.ca;

Thousands of Northern BC patients' X-rays, CT scans and ultrasounds may have been misread - CBC.ca

CBC.caThousands of Northern BC patients' X-rays, CT scans and ultrasounds may have been misreadCBC.caThousands of patients in northwestern B.C. are being told their X-ray, CT scan and ultrasound results may have been improperly analysed. The images were taken at Terrace's Mills Memorial Hospital between October, 2016 and January, 2017. "We found ...Northern Health Re-examines Thousands of Patient Scans at Mills Memorial HospitalCFTKTVThousands of patient scans taken at Terrace hospital being reviewedTerrace Standardall 3 news articles »

Ottawa Public Health releases list of pharmacies carrying naloxone - CBC.ca;

Ottawa Public Health releases list of pharmacies carrying naloxone - CBC.ca

CBC.caOttawa Public Health releases list of pharmacies carrying naloxoneCBC.caOttawa Public Health has published a list of pharmacies across the city that carry naxolone, a potentially lifesaving opioid antidote. Rx list on https://t.co/Dd6aUgXayt. Naloxone can buy time while you wait @OttawaParamedic to arrive. Pls call ahead ...Public health releases list of pharmacies with NaloxoneCTV NewsHere's where you can get naloxone, the opioid overdose 'antidote,' in OttawaOttawa Citizenall 3 news articles »

Councillors organizing information session on overdoses - CTV News;

Councillors organizing information session on overdoses - CTV News

CTV NewsCouncillors organizing information session on overdosesCTV NewsAn Ottawa councillor concerned with the apparent rise of overdoses in Kanata is spearheading a public meeting on the topic. Kanata South Councillor Allan Hubley started organizing the public information session after learning about the tragic overdose ...City councillors to hold forum on youth drug overdosesCBC.caCity to host public meeting Monday to discuss youth opioid overdosesOttawa Citizenall 3 news articles »

Canadians urged to update vaccines after mumps, measles cases reported - CTV News;

Canadians urged to update vaccines after mumps, measles cases reported - CTV News

CTV NewsCanadians urged to update vaccines after mumps, measles cases reportedCTV NewsTORONTO -- Public health officials and infectious disease experts are urging Canadians to check that their vaccinations are up to date as clusters of mumps are investigated in Ontario and Alberta, and measles cases are probed in Nova Scotia. The viral ...4 cases of mumps confirmed at University of AlbertaGlobalnews.caMumps makes a comeback in Canada and the USCBC.caMumps cases linked to barsCastanet.netTribune-Review -Opelika Auburn News -WIAT 42 -Alabama's News Leaderall 60 news articles »

Four mumps cases confirmed at University of Alberta main campus - Edmonton Journal;

Four mumps cases confirmed at University of Alberta main campus - Edmonton Journal

Edmonton JournalFour mumps cases confirmed at University of Alberta main campusEdmonton JournalAn aerial view of the University of Alberta campus in Edmonton. Ryan Jackson / Edmonton Journal. Share Adjust Comment Print. The University of Alberta announced Friday that it has confirmed four cases of mumps at its main campus. The school will reveal ...and more »

Marijuana users hit an all-time high in Canada - Cantech Letter;

Marijuana users hit an all-time high in Canada - Cantech Letter

Cantech LetterMarijuana users hit an all-time high in CanadaCantech LetterThe latest figures from Health Canada on registered marijuana users say 130,000 Canadians were signed up to access the drug through one of the country's licensed cannabis producers, a 32-per-cent increase from September, 2016. The growth speaks to a ...Nearly 130K Canadians have medical pot prescriptionsCP24 Toronto's Breaking NewsChronic pain considered for medical marijuana use in New JerseyPhilly.comThe Thursday news briefing: An at-a-glance survey of some top storiesCityNewsBusiness Mirror -Toronto Star -ValueWalk -Cannabis Nowall 14 news articles »

Diet that mimics fasting could reverse diabetes, study finds - CTV News;

Diet that mimics fasting could reverse diabetes, study finds - CTV News

CTV NewsDiet that mimics fasting could reverse diabetes, study findsCTV NewsA diet that mimics the effect of fasting could reverse the progression of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes by reprogramming non-insulin-producing cells to produce insulin, according to a study published in the journal Cell. When scientists at the University ...Fasting diet may help regenerate a diabetic pancreasNHS ChoicesFasting-mimicking diet may reverse diabetesUSC NewsDiabetes health centreWebMD.Boots.comYahoo News -ScienceBlog.com (blog) -BBC News -NDTVall 37 news articles »

Why women tend to orgasm less — and how to fix it - Fox News;

Why women tend to orgasm less — and how to fix it - Fox News

Fox NewsWhy women tend to orgasm less — and how to fix itFox NewsIf you're in a heterosexual relationship, you've likely experienced the so-called “orgasm gap” between men and women. And now, a new study offers more evidence that straight women have fewer orgasms than men, or lesbian and bisexual women.Hetero Men: Deep Kiss, Use Your Fingers, Eat PussJezebelHeterosexual Women Are Having Fewer Orgasms Than Everyone Else & Here's WhyBustle3 Orgasm Tips For Straight Women: The 'Golden Trio' Gives You Better Sex, Study SaysMedical DailyBBC News -The Guardian -Mirror.co.uk -Newserall 46 news articles »

Deep brain stimulation could treat anorexia, Toronto study finds - CTV News;

Deep brain stimulation could treat anorexia, Toronto study finds - CTV News

CTV NewsDeep brain stimulation could treat anorexia, Toronto study findsCTV NewsDeep brain stimulation holds promise as a treatment for anorexia nervosa, which has the highest mortality rate of any psychiatric disorder, a new Toronto-led study has found. Researchers implanted electrodes deep in the brains of 16 women ages 21 to 57 ...Scientists Test Deep Brain Stimulation As Potential Anorexia TherapyHuffington PostAnorexia: Deep brain stimulation may be an effective treatmentMedical News TodayEating Disorder Treatment Latest: Deep Brain Stimulation May Lessen Anorexia SymptomsMedical DailyNEWS.com.au -Medical Xpress -BBC News -talkRADIO (press release)all 13 news articles »

Alberta energy regulator releases rules on heavy oil odours - News1130;

Alberta energy regulator releases rules on heavy oil odours - News1130

CBC.caAlberta energy regulator releases rules on heavy oil odoursNews1130CALGARY – Alberta's energy regulator has set new rules to deal with long-standing complaints about powerful, gassy smells from heavy oil operations in the Peace River region. The rules, released late Thursday, grew out of a 2014 inquiry held by the ...Alberta energy regulator releases rules on heavy oil odours after long-standing complaintsEnergeticcity.caNew rules for heavy oil odours let government off hook, says Peace River farmerCBC.caall 3 news articles »

Feeling down? Tips to counteract the stress of negative news - CTV News;

Feeling down? Tips to counteract the stress of negative news - CTV News

CTV NewsFeeling down? Tips to counteract the stress of negative newsCTV NewsDo you ever find yourself stressed out from the onslaught of negative, sometimes disturbing news saturating your TV screens, newspapers and social media feeds? In recent weeks, given the coverage of various large-scale world events, many people might ...and more »