Health and Wellness


A Group of Teens Just Invented Condoms that Will Change Colour if You Have an STI

A Group of Teens Just Invented Condoms that Will Change Colour if You Have an STI

It's a brave new world. Especially when 13 and 14-year-old kids are winning the TeenTech Awards by inventing condoms that detect STIs. We don't know about you, but our science fair projects were a lot less, well, ahead of their...
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8 Spring and Summer Outdoor Workouts You Need to Try This Year

The days are getting longer, the layers are starting to come off, and the grey skies have finally lifted. This means one thing – winter is over. If you’re as excited about shaking off that cabin fever as we are, consider trying these outdoor workouts throughout the warm weather months
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There’s a New Eating Disorder that’s Stemming from an Obsession with Clean Eating

Like anything else in life, when it comes to “clean eating,” too much of a good thing could have detrimental effects on your physical and mental wellbeing. In fact, there’s even a term for it. And you might already know someone suffering from Orthorexia Nervosa
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9 Ways to Make Sure You Actually Enjoy Monday

Everyone gets a case of the Mondays. Everyone. But is there a way of getting rid of them? Believe it or not, yes – and it’s pretty simple. So when your alarm screams at you tomorrow morning, reminding you it’s not the weekend anymore, here are 9 things that will help you get through the day
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CBC Created a Completely Bogus Natural Children’s Remedy and Health Canada Approved It

Apparently you can pretty much create a “natural” remedy in your kitchen and it will be approved by Health Canada. While natural medicine has been scrutinized for years, Friday’s episode of CBC’s Marketplace revealed alarming new information that will make you think twice when treating your next illness
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Time is Relative: Depressed People May Experience Time Differently

They say time passes quickly when you’re having a good time. For those who experience depression, it turns out the reverse may actually be true. New research has revealed that people suffering from depression may experience time differently than those who aren’t
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6 Reasons Why You Should Be Drinking Green Tea Right Now

Every week someone is telling you about that new thing that does all those amazing things for your health; and that’s music to our ears. But while innovation is key, we musn’t forget about the classics. Here are a number of reasons why you might want to adopt a better habit of drinking Green Tea
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