Do not pass GO! Monopoly was designed by a progressive writer to teach players the dangers of wealth concentration.
Many of the board games we play today were originally created in the last century and they impart many interesting lessons about life.
Le mal de dos est la principale cause d’invalidité à travers le monde. Mais avons-nous la bonne approche pour le traiter?
Le mal de dos est la principale cause d’invalidité à travers le monde. Mais avons-nous la bonne approche pour le traiter? On offre trop de médicaments, mais pas assez de physiothérapie.
Public policy and community engagement should inform nuclear research.
In Saskatchewan, nuclear research is being conducted with medical and energy applications. The public should be consulted when developing nuclear policy to apply and benefit from these discoveries.
Operasi pencabutan gigi susu lebih sering dibanding masalah yang terjadi karena gigi geraham tersebut.
Gigi bungsu yang sehat dan muncul secara baik-baik saja bukan masalah besar bagi kebanyakan orang.
Les chiens sont plus sensibles que les humains aux effets psychotropes du THC dans les produits du cannabis.
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Les animaux de compagnie sont vulnérables à la toxicité du cannabis - en ingérant des produits à base de cannabis et en inhalant de la fumée secondaire. Dans certains cas, cela peut être mortel.
Many cases of lower back pain are best managed through education, exercise and manual treatment.
The over-medicalization of back pain is a global concern. New research in Canada shows that people with lower income as well as rural and remote dwellers are less likely to access physiotherapy care.
The benefits of beans, lentils and other pulses go beyond the belly.
Today’s production of more, better food from the same amount land means that tomorrow’s population may not go hungry.
Dogs are more sensitive than humans to the psychotropic (mind-altering) effects of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) in cannabis products.
Pets are vulnerable to cannabis toxicity - by ingesting cannabis products and also by inhaling second hand smoke. In some cases this can be lethal.
A prof. of medieval history and his students create, ‘Virtus’ a new board game designed to teach the old rules of masculinity.
Virtus is a card game for 3 to 5 players developed by Frank Klaassen and his students at the University of Saskatchewan.
Conservation doesn’t have to be at odds with agriculture.
Agriculture and the environment don't need to be at odds with each other. They are more closely interdependent than we realize.
Blockchain technologies can empower people by allowing them more control over their user data.
Blockchain technologies can support users in controlling access to their data through smart contracts that both empower and protect users.
Sunrise in the Salinas Valley, an agriculture hub of central California. Depleted aquifers have left once-valuable cropland useless.
Groundwater supplies around the world are under threat as drilling companies bore deeper and deeper wells.
The movie ‘Children of Men,’ based on the book of the same name by P.D. James, shows how people come together in a tragedy.
The end of times, and any small-scale apocalypse, has a special quality: that of distilling what is important from what is superficial and unnecessary.
Remote presence technology enables a medic to perform an ultrasound at the scene of accident.
(University of Saskatchewan)
A remote medicine program in Saskatchewan allows acutely ill children and pregnant women to be treated by specialist doctors, without leaving their communities.
Canadian Union of Postal Workers (CUPW) members stand on picket line in Halifax in October 2018 after a call for a series of rotating 24-hour strikes.
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Ordering Canada's postal workers back on the job may hurt Justin Trudeau. CUPW could direct its anger directly at the Trudeau Liberals ahead of the 2019 federal election.
Morningstar Mercredi, pictured on November 16, 2018, woke up from a surgery at 14 and discovered her developing baby was gone. What remained was an incision from her panty line to her belly button, cut without her permission.
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Recent revelations of the coerced sterilization of Indigenous women in Canada are part of a long, complex and disturbing history -- in which feminism became a fight to keep one's own children.
Nurses will soon be required to provide support and access for e-healthcare.
Nurses will be at the forefront of delivering digital healthcare, but are they prepared?
A Honduran migrant lies on a riverbank as Mexican police move away from tear gas fired by U.S. agents at the Mexico-U.S. border in Tijuana, Mexico, on Nov. 25, 2018.
(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
President Donald Trump's deployment of inflammatory rhetoric about immigration is now in action. Here's why Canadians should be alarmed by populism that preys upon people's insecurities.
Children play soccer in the small town of Baker Lake, Nunavut in 2009. Research among children with arthritis globally shows that those residing in northern latitudes have abnormally low vitamin D levels.
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A new study points to a clear link between childhood arthritis and abnormally low levels of vitamin D, especially ion northern countries.
Two polar bears walk past a camera trap in Wapusk National Park.
Never before have grizzly bears, black bears and polar bears been found living in the same place.