Canadian study finds that pregnant women should avoid marijuana
A new study from Western University and Queens University suggests that marijuana use while pregnant may very well affect the baby’s growth.
Canadian stuck in Thailand with fatal brain tumour
A GoFundMe page has been organized to help raise funds for Alex Witmer’s care and has received more than $10,000 in six hours.
Canada isn’t funding injured Humboldt Broncos player’s spinal surgery
The surgery that Straschnitzki required is not yet approved by Health Canada. Straschnitzki and his family had to make the trip to Thailand.
Family who moved to Canada with $48, makes the largest single donation to Scarborough Health Network
A family who emigrated to Canada 50 years ago with only $48 to their surname has made the largest single donation in the history of the Scarborough Health Network’s history.
Quebec fat activist starts petition to have fat rights in Charter of Rights and Freedoms
A fat Quebec activist is fighting for the rights of fat people everywhere, as she moves to have fat rights in the Quebec Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
Company offers non-smokers six additional sick days a year
A Tokyo-based company is offering its non-smoking workers an extra six days off per year to make up for the amount of time smokers took off during work.
Australians may need facial ID to access porn sites in near future
The Australian National Security Ministry has proposed the use of facial recognition technology to access pornography as a measure to prevent minors from accessing the adult content.