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National Post - Health

Breakthrough or a threat? Research on genetics of same-sex behaviour ignites ethical debate

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Double the number of women suffer from dementia — so why are even the lab rats in brain studies male?

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Veganism, KFC and the secret to weight loss

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Why do you get that weird, painful feeling when you hit your funny bone?

15 days ago

Why we need fibre — and how we can get more of it

16 days ago

Yes, middle age-spread is real — and dangerous

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Here's what you need to know about superbugs in the 'post-antibiotic era'

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More current polio cases have been caused by vaccines than the wild virus: WHO report

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Cannabis may spark the munchies — so why aren't users gaining weight?

21 days ago

How to be sober and still be the life and soul of the party

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New vitamin D recommendations offer needed guidance for people living with MS

3 months ago

Treatment landscape for progressive MS gets brighter

3 months ago

Good news that comes with new challenges: Canadians with MS are living longer

3 months ago

Advocacy brings hope and change

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Is dopamine fasting a way to 'reset' your brain or just another dubious Silicon Valley trend?

21 days ago

This U.S. doctor says he can 'reverse' a medical abortion — and experimental practice is used in Canada

23 days ago

Watch - Vegan sues Burger King, claiming Impossible Whoppers are contaminated by meat

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You're stocking your fridge wrong

25 days ago

Spinal-cord stimulator 'really promising': Survivor moves legs for first time since Humboldt bus crash

27 days ago

'Is he going to need new lungs?' Doctors detail first case of near-fatal vaping related injury in Canada

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Johnson & Johnson found negligent by Australian court in vaginal-mesh lawsuit

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Victim of 'feather duvet lung' tells how he unknowingly became severely ill from his bedding

23 days ago

Watch - Everything you need to know about the flu, its symptoms and how to prevent it

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British roboticist with terminal illness trying to become the 'world's very first full cyborg'

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What to eat (and avoid) if you're trying lose weight

29 days ago

Meet Narwhal, the ridiculously adorable Missouri puppy with a second tail on his face

29 days ago

Inactive older adults can lower heart disease risk by ramping up exercise: study

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Detroit hospital performs double-lung transplant on vape-injured teen facing 'imminent death'

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Watch - LiLou the therapy pig poses for selfies, plays piano for stressed passengers at San Francisco airport

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Alberta bill proposes 'presumed consent' for organ donations to reduce lengthy transplant waitlists

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The case for getting fitter — not slimmer: Why our obsession with weight could be a mistake

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At rare trial of alleged vaccine side effects, parents say H1N1 flu shot killed 5-year-old daughter

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Criticism for Ontario city's decision to grant $45K toward naturopathic clinic

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As diabetes rates surge globally, obesity is no longer the sole culprit. It can start in the womb

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It costs Canada $9B to treat obesity, while barely any money is put into preventative care

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Watch - If you could erase the worst memory of your life, would you? Scientists are working on a pill for that

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Nap It Up: First-ever Canadian napping studio opens in Toronto, offers 25-minute nap for $10

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'So much is at stake': Academics call for release of data behind controversial Canadian fluoride study

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The bright side of narcissism: How the 'dark' trait lowers stress and depression

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Can a new generation of weight-loss drugs finally help patients win at the losing game?

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Months after promising Alzheimer's drug declared a failure, new analysis suggests it was effective

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'It's a mindset': You're only as old as you feel, according to scientists

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'Some people eat to bring them pleasure and some eat to avoid distress'

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Eye doctor ordered to pay $5.6 M after 'negligent' vision-correction surgery ends dentist's career

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Obese people who lose weight after age 47 tend to die earlier: Study

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Working 10 hours or more a day can lead to greater risks of stroke, study finds

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Nutrien Declares Quarterly Dividend of US$0.45 Per Share

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Rocky Mountain Dealerships Inc. Announces Appointment of CFO

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The biology of obesity: How our ancient brain conspires to make us overeat

2 months ago

Science discovers we have an 'inner salamander' and can regrow cartilage in our joints

2 months ago

Drug company recalls heartburn drug Zantac globally for cancer scare

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The rise of 'psychobiotics'? 'Poop pills' and probiotics could be game changers for mental illness

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Students eat junk. Can science help?

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Race against time for family of toddler with ultra-rare disease, whose only chance at life costs $3 million

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Former football star Gary Lineker lifts lid on taboo subject, admits he isn't interested in scoring between the sheets

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