Category: Health

  • Daylight saving time ends this Sunday: How turning the clocks back can hurt your health

    Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Health The return to standard time is thought less disruptive than springing an hour forward, however, a one-hour shift, in either direction, can impact your health Get the latest from Sharon Kirkey straight to your inbox Sign Up Published Nov 03, 2023  •  Last updated 4 days ago  •  6 minute…

  • Susceptible to seasonal depression? There are ways to get ahead of it

    Breadcrumb Trail Links News National Health It’s getting cold and dark out. Finding ways to remain connected with nature and exposed to sunlight can help your mental health. Published Nov 03, 2023  •  Last updated 3 days ago  •  4 minute read A couple of women walk a dog on the Lachine Canal bike path at…

  • Five tips for parents on how to handle Halloween candy consumption

    Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Health Family & Child What’s your strategy to deal with your kids’ Halloween loot? Published Oct 31, 2023  •  Last updated 10 minutes ago  •  4 minute read With Halloween night coming up, most parents need a strategy to handle their child’s candy stash. Photo by Daniel Acker /Bloomberg Article…

  • Nurse suffers 'crushing injuries' after getting pinned between MRI machine

    Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Health Ainah Cervantes was tending to a patient on a bed when the machine’s magnetic force pulled the hospital bed toward it Published Oct 30, 2023  •  Last updated 12 hours ago  •  2 minute read The protocol to prepare for an MRI requires individuals to change into a gown and…

  • Workplace mental injuries cost more, last longer, than physical ones. What's the solution?

    Breadcrumb Trail Links News Local News Local Health Local Business Health Business A social worker tells her story of being off work for a year due to a serious psychological injury. She is not alone. What are the solutions to this growing trend? Published Oct 30, 2023  •  Last updated 1 hour ago  •  12 minute…

  • Hayley Juhl: How to tell if your house is haunted (or you just live with children)

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Parenting Family & Child Columnists Strange smells, drafts and disappearing objects. Do you blame the teenager or call for an exorcist? Author of the article: Hayley Juhl  •  Montreal Gazette Published Oct 29, 2023  •  Last updated 11 hours ago  •  4 minute read Is the draft because a ghost has slipped in…

  • Fitness: For the love of hockey and conditioning

    Breadcrumb Trail Links Diet & Fitness In the early days, playing into shape was part of the game, but now specific strength and conditioning results in fitter, stronger and more resilient players. Published Oct 29, 2023  •  Last updated 3 days ago  •  4 minute read Strength and power brings more speed and physicality to the…

  • Toddler formula lacks nutritional benefits, expert pediatrics group says

    Breadcrumb Trail Links World News Health Family & Child ‘Not only is toddler formula more expensive compared with cow’s milk, but they aren’t necessary for a child’s development’ Author of the article: Washington Post Sabrina Malhi Published Oct 25, 2023  •  4 minute read Many experts say these toddler formulas are often unnecessary and do…

  • He developed a cancer-fighting soap – while in middle school

    Breadcrumb Trail Links World Health Author of the article: Washington Post Praveena Somasundaram, The Washington Post Published Oct 25, 2023  •  3 minute read Photo by File Photo /Getty Images Article content In a video for a nationwide science competition, Heman Bekele spelled out his mission in a single sentence. “Curing cancer, one bar of…

  • Panera faces lawsuit after student who drank caffeinated 'Charged Lemonade' dies

    Article content A 21-year-old Ivy League student with a heart condition died after consuming Panera’s caffeinated “Charged Lemonade,” according to a wrongful death lawsuit filed by her parents. In September 2022, Sarah Katz, a University of Pennsylvania student, suffered a cardiac arrest while dining with her friends after drinking the restaurant’s caffeinated beverage containing more…