Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images The CDC warned on Tuesday that Americans should avoid all forms of romaine lettuce because of an E. coli outbreak. E. coli is a species of bacteria that lives in the intestines of people and animals. Some E. coli are harmless and live inside our healthy guts, but other strains […]
One of Canada's most celebrated Olympians has a thoughtful answer to a thorny question — why is it so hard for athletes to talk about mental health? Silken Laumann argues that it's simply because athletes are tough. To make it in the high performance world means years and years of a "no excuses, suck it up, […]
Health Canada is looking for outside experts to review its tobacco control strategy — a federal program that appears to have hit a wall after years of helping to drive down smoking rates.
Article was originally published at SweetDefeat. Perhaps the biggest topic in health and wellness these days is sugar and how to cut back on consuming it. For ages, the average adult would add a spoonful of sugar here and there to food— it never seemed like a big deal. But over time, food manufacturers started […]
Novak Djokovic was the heavy favourite heading into the final after easing through the round robin stage and semis. But Zverev refused to be overawed by playing the world No 1 and produced one of his best performances of his young career. The 21-year-old is the first player to beat both Djokovic and Roger Federer […]
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is restricting sales of most e-cigarette flavours to areas of stores where people under age 18 aren’t allowed to enter. Canada is not adopting those same restrictions.
BEST supplements for the prostate: Prostate health tends to correlate with age, with 54 to 72 year olds mostly being affected. So how can you make sure you have a healthy prostate? There are three supplements experts recommend you take.
Privacy researchers raise concerns about the planned transfer of a DeepMind project in the UK to corporate sister Google. https://media.wired.com/photos/5bedcf7e0eb20a52df543cef/master/pass/Google-Healthcare-522971430.jpg
More than one-third of caregivers surveyed in Ontario report feeling depressed and many have suffered financial consequences, including time off work or turning down career opportunities.
This story is part of a series between OZY and Well Being Trust called Mental States of the Nation, where we explore ways that different states across the U.S. are enforcing and facilitating mental health parity. Linda Vollinger has been a school nurse for 10 years at Amos Alonzo Stagg High School in Palos Hills, […]