Nearly one quarter of moms experience postpartum depression or anxiety: StatCan

OTTAWA — New statistics suggest almost one-quarter of mothers experience either postpartum…

‘World’s Youngest Barber’ is an 8-year-old West Philly girl with major moxie

Meet Neijae Graham-Henries, an 8-year-old aspiring barber from West Philadelphia. —Child’s play:…

California launches anti-illegal pot campaign

LOS ANGELES — Marijuana shoppers are going to be getting a message…

Hundreds likely to weigh in on California vaccine measure

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Hundreds of people were expected to weigh in Thursday…

Vaping among Canadian teens spikes by 74 per cent in one year, study suggests

New research suggests vaping among Canadian teens skyrocketed by 74 per cent…

Why Solar: Alberta is serious about the energy transition

The powers that be are a misguided bunch, literally. It would seem…

  • Jun 19, 2019

Improve your well-being through mindfulness

Mindfulness is the act of being intensely aware of what you’re sensing…

‘Yarn Bombers’ use craft to make a statement

PHILADELPHIA — Jessie Hemmons did her first public “yarn bombing” in 2009,…

U.S. preschoolers less pudgy in latest sign of falling obesity

CHICAGO — Preschoolers on government food aid have grown a little less…

Marijuana use doubles in U.S. pregnant women to 1 in 14

CHICAGO — Pot use in pregnancy has doubled among U.S. women and…

Toronto hospital says surgery program will help trans patients ‘live true lives’

TORONTO — Janet Macbeth says “to be trans is to wait.” The…

Sexting teens at risk of harms including depression, substance use: study

Sexting by youth between the ages of 12 and 17 is linked…

Mastercard to allow transgender people to use chosen name

NEW YORK — Mastercard will allow transgender people to use their chosen…

America’s richest self-made women younger than 40, according to Forbes

Four of them are in their 20s. Three are singers; one is…

‘End where we began’: Paradise teens graduate after wildfire

PARADISE, Calif. — Paradise these days is surrounded by piles of crumpled…

Google’s challenge to game consoles to kick off in November

NEW YORK — Google will kick off its Stadia streaming service to…

Shoppers want green packaging, but don’t want to pay for it, study suggests

Canadians say they care about the environmental damage caused by single-use plastic…

In .MeToo era, Japanese woman slams .KuToo heels dress codes

TOKYO — Japanese women are saying, “No,” to high heels in what’s…

Gardening: Right weather is the difference between life and death for plants

Weather patterns, extreme heat and cold impacts every living thing. With plants,…

  • Jun 5, 2019

Why Solar: Alberta is innovation and ingenuity in all things energy

Horizontal oilwells are behind the current oil surplus in the world. If…

  • Jun 5, 2019