Caregivers may neglect their own health because they do not have time or energy to care for themselves.
Family and friends provide nearly all the care needed by stroke patients after they leave hospital. Caregiving can be rewarding, but it can also be overwhelming and take a toll on caregivers’ health.
People rally in support of Ukraine outside the Notre-Dame Basilica in Montréal in April 2022. Scenes like these irritate Russia.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
The Soviet Union and now Russia has long viewed the Ukrainian diaspora with hostility. Here’s why.
It can be painful for researchers to read harshly worded criticism of their work from peer reviewers.
Peer review of research sounds like it should be a conversation between equals. Instead, it can be patronizing, demanding and simply unkind. A group of journal editors thinks this should change.
Patient safety incidents are the third leading cause of death in Canada.
Patient safety incidents were already a leading cause of death in Canada. With that crisis converging with the demands of the COVID-19 pandemic, health care is being pushed to a breaking point.
A cow waits in a paddock after milking on a farm near Oxford, New Zealand. New Zealand exports 95 per cent of its dairy products, and is challenging Canada’s protection of its dairy market.
(AP Photo/Mark Baker)
New Zealand is accusing Canada of undercutting its commitments under the Comprehensive and Progressive Trans Pacific Partnership on dairy. Canada’s problem is that New Zealand’s case is strong.
In the last three decades, the world has made considerable progress in reducing child malnutrition, but there is still work to do.
Child malnutrition is no stranger to high-income countries. In Canada and the U.S., food insecurity affects one in six children under 18, but policies to address the issue are still lacking.
Ontario Federation of Labour rallies in May called for improving workers’ rights and repairing deep inequalities that have been highlighted and deepened by the pandemic.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Cole Burston
In this time of unrest, insecurity and fear, unions and their new, more diverse leadership offer a path to improving workers’ rights and repairing deep social and economic inequalities.
It’s past time to take a good hard look at the role broadcasting in Canada has played.
Racism and colonialism are not events but enduring structures written into law and media systems. Legislators should listen to what Black, Indigenous and racialized people are calling for.
Amber Heard dan Johnny Depp muncul di ruang sidang di Pengadilan Sirkuit Fairfax County pada 5 Mei 2022.
(Jim Lo Scalzo/AP)
Apa yang tampak sebagai aktivitas medsos normal memperlihatkan kenyataan yang jauh lebih gelap: penggemar sering kali mengarah ke percakapan berbahaya yang membentuk cara orang menangani kekerasan.
Inhaled vaccine delivery could take on not only COVID-19, but also other respiratory infections, including tuberculosis.
An inhaled COVID-19 vaccine would go directly to where the body would use it: the mucosal surface of the airways. This could mean less waste and more benefit, lower costs and reduced side-effects.
A woman walks past beds at a camp in Bucharest, Romania, ready for an influx of refugees fleeing the war in neighbouring Ukraine in April 2022.
(AP Photo/Andreea Alexandru)
It has taken less than 11 weeks for the Russia-Ukraine conflict to become the greatest trigger for human displacement in Europe since the entire six years of the Second World War.
Signs of anxiety in kindergarten should not be ignored.
A study of students across Canada between 2004 and 2015 provides an estimate of anxiety symptoms in kindergarteners, and can serve as a baseline for comparing children’s anxiety after COVID-19.
A resident chats with workers at Orchard Villa Long-Term Care in Pickering, Ont., in June 2020.
THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn
When political candidates talk about their long-term care proposals, let’s remember there isn’t much point unless we recruit and adequately compensate enough workers to care for our loved ones.
L’un des mythes qui contribuent à maintenir le fossé orgasmique est qu’il existe des différences intrinsèques entre les hommes et les femmes quant à ce qu’ils veulent des rapports sexuels.
Il faut comprendre l’écart entre les hommes et les femmes en termes d’orgasmes comme une forme d’inégalité entre les sexes.
Amber Heard and Johnny Depp appear in the courtroom at the Fairfax County Circuit Court on May 5, 2022.
(Jim Lo Scalzo/AP)
What appears to be normal social media activity exposes a much darker reality: fan culture often leads to deeply harmful conversations shaping how people address and redress violence.
An increasing number of people are falling victim to cryptocurrency scams on dating websites.
Online dating scams are costing site users millions of dollars. Regulation needs to hold companies accountable for fraud committed on their platforms.
Kindergarten teachers were tasked with adapting a hands-on, play-based curricula in a virtual environment – a nearly impossible task even without parenting one’s own children at the same time.
Kindergarten educators who taught from home during COVID-19 and who were primarily responsible for their own children self-reported poorer mental health than those without these responsibilities.
A growing number of businesses across a wide range of industries are successfully selling voyeurism to their audiences.
Voyeurism provides a glimpse into the private life of another person to give audiences a revealing and entertaining experience.
Until recently, most biomedical studies did not consider sex or gender.
Biomedical studies have traditionally used male animals and men as research subjects. That is a problem for everyone because for many diseases, there are sex differences in how they affect people.
One of the reigning myths that helps maintain the orgasm gap is that there are inherent gender differences for why men and women have sex.
Like other gender gaps, it is important to continue pushing past individual explanations and understand the gender gap in orgasms as a form of gender inequality.