Avec plus de 200 000 enfants non vaccinés de moins de cinq ans, et certaines régions bien en deçà du taux de vaccination cible de 95 pour cent, le Canada n'est pas à l'abri d'une épidémie de rougeole.
L'analyse de risque d'un économiste afin de comprendre le mouvement anti-vaccin moderne.
A risk analysis could offer insight into the anti-vaccination decision of some parents.
An economics risk analysis offers some insight into the modern anti-vaxx movement.
Science tells us that body weight is not just about lifestyle, and yet health-care providers often assume that people with obesity are lazy and lack willpower, and that fatness is the only relevant health issue.
One year ago, Ellen Maud Bennett asked women of size to make her death from cancer matter -- by advocating for their own health.
Winnipeg General Strike: crowds at Victoria Park. Labour laws from the 1940s work to prevent such action.
L.B. Foote/Manitoba Archives
The Winnipeg General Strike of 1919 provides important lessons of worker solidarity and action that we may need to pay close attention to as labour struggles are likely to intensify in Canada.
A local Winnipeg Jets tradition – the Whiteout Street Party – has been the source of controversy. Is it political correctness run amok or is the name insensitive to racialized people?
THE CANADIAN PRESS/John Woods
A celebration for the Winnipeg Jets turned controversial when an anti-racist group challenged a "make Winnipeg white again" headline about the city's NHL playoff "whiteout" parties.
An aerial view of the Kapyong Barracks in an affluent area of Winnipeg, site of one of the most recent urban First Nations reserves. It will soon be transferred to seven Treaty One First Nations.
Kapyong Barracks in Winnipeg is set to be transferred to Treaty One First Nations to become an urban reserve. A 64-hectare parcel in an affluent area, the reserve will be a test of reconciliation.
Voici la Capitaine Marvel: une grande gueule qui combat le mal intergalactique.
Chris Reid and Marvel
Le 8 mars, Journée internationale des femmes, marquera la première du film Capitaine Marvel. Ce sera le premier film des studios Marvel dont le super-héros est une femme.
Introducing Captain Marvel: she’s a smartass fighting intergalactic evil.
Chris Reid and Marvel
When the 'Captain Marvel' movie opens on March 8, coinciding with International Women's Day, it will be Marvel Studios' first female-superhero led film.
Seks dengan robot akan meningkat, dengan perkembangan teknologi yang akan menghasilkan daya cinta yang baru.
Perkembangan teknologi di robotika dan realitas virtual membuka peluang pengalaman seksual yang baru.
Research suggests we should consider our own care needs, as well as our families’ care needs, when we plan our financial futures.
A family economic health expert says there are good reasons why people avoid looking at their finances, so start small to increase confidence.
Toni Morrison, Zora Neale Hurston and Nella Larsen are on this short list of enduring must-read writers.
Left to right: Nobel Prize, U.S. Library of Congress, Yale archive
Here is a small list of pivotal texts by African American women from the past century.
Les développements des technologies comme la robotique et la réalité virtuelle ouvrent de nouvelles possibilités d'expériences sexuelles.
Les développements des technologies comme la robotique et la réalité virtuelle ouvrent de nouvelles possibilités d'expériences sexuelles. Serons-nous tolérants avec leurs adeptes ?
Tax breaks or exemptions for those working in pharmacy, health insurance and pharmaceutical industries could help bolster support for a national pharmacare plan.
Two community pharmacists suggest a way for improving the palatability of evidence-based universal pharmacare -- for those working in health insurance, pharmacy and the pharmaceutical industry.
Sex with robots will increase, as technological developments produce new love interests.
Developments in technologies like robotics and virtual reality are opening new possibilities for sexual experiences.
An ad for the city of Las Vegas features a lesbian couple who decide to get married. Ads featuring same-sex couples face a backlash, particularly from conservative consumers, but there are ways to make them more accepted.
Most North American consumers generally prefer advertising with male-female couples rather than same-sex couples. But changes in how brands frame the messages of advertisements could change that.
Using databases and community partnerships, we can end TB in Canada.
In Manitoba, Canada, researchers have used health databases to better understand how people with tuberculosis interact with the health-care system.
C-sections can have long-term complications for moms and babies.
A Lancet series shows that C-sections are performed for non-medical reasons in private health while poor women who need the surgery don't have access.
It’s time to seriously rethink giving tax breaks for charitable donations, since ultimately taxpayers foot the bill for the deductions anyway.
Several countries — namely Austria, Finland, Ireland, Italy, Sweden and Switzerland — have removed tax benefits for charitable donations. Here's why Canada should follow suit.
The Government of Canada must reassess its responsibility to protect road users.
In the wake of Humboldt bus crash, the federal government must reassess its responsibility to protect road users.
Se mettre en forme et mieux manger font partie des obsessions de notre société, relayées par nos gouvernements, les médias et l'industrie du divertissement.
(Unsplash/ Mārtiņš Zemlickis)
Pourquoi l'exercice et l'alimentation prennent autant de place ? Pourquoi la minceur est-elle devenue une vertu et le surpoids, son contraire ? Il faut chercher du côté du message que la société envoie.