Across the UK, motorists are unaware that they could be giving themselves sun damage while driving. New research has revealed how drivers could be at risk and that you’re more likely to be damaged on the right-hand side as it is the most exposed to the sun. An experiment conducted by Confused.com and skin cancer charity Melanoma […]
Labeling bottles with bigger health warnings will turn wine into a “criminal product” and damage “the soul of France”, says the group of French top chateaus in response to the plan by the country’s health ministry. In an attempt to stop the measure, 64 major French wine producers, including Domaine de la Romanée-Conti, Yquem, Cheval […]
A Canadian science communicator wanted to show how people’s emotions and desire for easy answers can be manipulated when it comes to science and health information. His fake video with a very real message now has millions of views.
A Federal Court judge has ordered Health Canada to release to an American researcher reams of clinical trial data on five medications, undercutting the federal government’s attempts to keep the information confidential.
Feel guilty about drinking a beer or two? Don’t. Contrary to what you might expect, moderate beer consumption is actually good for you. Science has shown that beer can bring many surprising health benefits even though it’s usually perceived as unhealthy. Just remember, we’re talking moderate consumption (one drink per day for women, and up to two for […]
British Columbia does not have to hand over the detailed health care records of millions of people to tobacco company Philip Morris International, says Canada’s top court.
The Supreme Court of Canada will rule Friday on whether British Columbia has to hand millions of patients’ health information over to tobacco giant Philip Morris International in the newest chapter in the province’s legal fight to force cigarette makers to compensate the province for the cost of treating tobacco-related illnesses.
As ecstatic relatives watched and waved from behind a glass barrier, the 12 boys and their coach rescued from deep within a flooded cave in Thailand made the V-for-Victory sign from their beds in a hospital isolation ward where they are recovering from the 18-day ordeal.
The top 5 startups disrupting healthcare using AI, digital therapeutics, health insurance, and genomics
Business Insider Intelligence The healthcare industry is facing disruption due to accelerating technological innovation and growing demand for improved delivery of healthcare and lower costs. Tech startups are leading the way by seizing opportunities in the areas of the industry that are most vulnerable to disruption, including genomics, pharmaceuticals, administration, clinical operations, and insurance. Venture funds […]
Twitter comedian Jonny Sun found his voice on the internet. Now he’s using it to talk about mental health
He’s known for the humourous and wholesome tweets he posts on his Twitter account. But now, Jonny Sun hopes to use his platform to open up the conversation around mental health.