How can exercise, meditation and hypnosis change our brains and potentially prevent disease?
Contrary to popular perception, women don't freeze their eggs for career reasons.
Today's students are at increasingly high risk for mental health diagnoses. Universities need to step up.
National Day of Mourning
Every day people around the world go to work expecting to return home safely to their families. But the reality is that many never return due to workplace accidents that could have been prevented.
Our body burns more fat when we exercise before breakfast, but studies haven't found that means we lose more weight over time.
The after effects of brain injury can turn lives upside down.
Canadians are increasingly looking to alternatives to meat to get their protein. Pulses like lentils and chickpeas are becoming more popular. Will insects find a way onto our plates too?
Health researchers fact check the idea that running a marathon suppresses your immune system.
Sugar taxes fail to tackle the root of the problem -- the production and marketing of foods that cause chronic disease.
Do you suffer from sound rage?
Women endurance runners are being celebrated in the advertising world yet the ads also create negative sentiments by focusing on 'ideal' running bodies - long, lean and masculine.
This is a critical time for our planet. What we eat and how we get our food will shape its future.
It's not just elite sportspeople who get muscle cramps. If you've ever experienced one, you'll know how painful they are. But why do we get them, and is there anything to be done?
Drinking one unit of alcohol reduces your life expectancy by 15 to 30 minutes.
When British parents are informed of the risks of HPV, they want their sons to be vaccinated against the virus.
A recent study was reported to have found that eating pasta wouldn't make you put on weight, This is actually true, so long as you're following a low GI diet.
Informal caregivers contribute $25 million to the Canadian economy in unpaid labour, receiving virtually no financial support or emotional respite. More web-based interventions could help.
Reduced lead exposure has made us smarter and healthier. Could changes in regulatory agencies across North America endanger this?
The U.S. is vehemently opposed to Canada's intention to put labels on unhealthy processed foods. Here's why Canada should continue to stand its ground during NAFTA renegotiations.
Menopausal hormone fluctuations can have a significant impact on women's mental health, with some women more vulnerable to these changes than others.