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Health: Conflicting accounts over whether Wettlaufer was on a ‘do not hire’ list under...

A public inquiry looking into how Elizabeth Wettlaufer was able to kill eight elderly patients in her care heard conflicting accounts Thursday about whether the ex-nurse was on a "do not hire" list used...

Health: Resistance exercise linked to reduced depression symptoms (Report)

People who do resistance exercises like weight lifting and strength training may experience fewer depression symptoms, a research review suggests. The study team analyzed data from 33 clinical trials that randomly assigned a...

Health: Mom’s Facebook post to man who publicly shamed her son with autism goes...

A Belleville mother's open letter to a stranger who publicly shamed her son who has autism has been shared more than seven thousand times online.On June 10, Ashley Wright took her two kids, Brinlee, 11, and Logan, 13,...

Health: Massage therapy self-regulation doesn’t go far enough to protect Quebecers, federation says (Report)

If you see a chiropractor, an acupuncturist or even a hearing-aid audiologist in Quebec, they must be licensed and are regulated by the province's professional code.Massage therapists, however, are under no such obligations.Despite...

Health: Death of woman hospitalized for ‘horrific’ bedsore sparks criminal investigation (Report)

Editor's note and warning: A highly disturbing photo of Chrissy Dunnington's bedsore is contained at the bottom of this story. The photo has been provided by her family to show the extent of...

Health: Doctors not worried about aluminum foil (Report)

Doctors are not warning about the deadly consequences of using aluminum foil, contrary to a story being shared on social media.Such online claims are not new. In one that surfaced this week on...

Health: Theatregoers with epilepsy warned of seizure risk from bright lights in Incredibles 2...

Disney is warning theatregoers with epilepsy not to watch its latest summer blockbuster because several scenes in the movie can trigger seizures because of repeating bright flashing lights.The animated movie Incredibles 2 opened last...

Health: ‘I can’t continue to do this forever’: Families with children aging out of...

Every day, the Canto family speeds closer towards a precipice.Their son Matthew has severe cerebral palsy and requires 24-hour care, and at 18, the pediatric services that have kept him and his family...

Health: Analyzing the ick factor: U of A study looks at deterrents to being...

If you're looking to make a little extra coin — as well as providing relief for people with health issues — why not donate your poop to science?That question was central to a study led by...

Health: U.S. study on health benefits of moderate alcohol intake shut down over ethical...

The U.S. government is shutting down a study that was supposed to show if a single drink a day could prevent heart attacks, saying ethical problems with how the research was planned and...

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Man spots strange gray creature in Ohio

A former Marine reportedly saw a strange looking gray creature in Ohio. According to the Dec. 20 report from Unexplained Mysteries and the Dec....