Many millennials are OK with holiday debt. Here’s why

You’re in line at a major retailer with an armful of holiday…

More air pollution linked to higher death rate among Canadians: study

New research suggests air pollution at any concentration is harmful and that…

Health: Stomach cancer often called the ‘Orphan Malignancy’

Napoleon Bonaparte, John Wayne, and Peter O’Toole all succumbed to stomach cancer.…

  • Nov 25, 2019

All-transgender hockey team ‘like an instant family’

TORONTO — The goals are big for an all-transgender hockey team known…

Pope urges Thais young and old to practice faith with joy

BANGKOK — Pope Francis ministered to Thailand’s tiny Catholic community Friday, urging…

Gun violence scars victims long after the wounds have healed, study finds

Gunshot wounds cause most survivors lasting harm that goes beyond what bullets…

Fashion Fridays: Holiday outfits on a budget

Kim XO, helps to keep you looking good on Fashion Fridays on the Black Press Media Network

  • Nov 22, 2019

Infants more vulnerable to measles than previously thought: study

TORONTO — A new study suggests infants are more vulnerable to measles…

Colds and flu are spreading, thanks to holiday gatherings and travel. Here are strategies to stay well

We are fast approaching the time of year when such respiratory viruses…

  • Nov 20, 2019

Yoga, technology and computers? A kundalini yogi explains the flow

PORTSMOUTH, Va. —Jai Gopal Khalsa’s yoga teachings include terms more apt to…

Table’s new star? The relaxed and versatile dinner bowl

Dinner menus are now crowded with mixed greens bowls, savory stews and…

Nerf gun, Power Rangers claw cited by toy safety watchdog

BOSTON — A rapid-fire Nerf gun, ice cream-scented Nickelodeon slime and a…

How are American supermarket chains doing in cutting back on single-use plastics?

Dear EarthTalk: How are American supermarket chains doing in regard to cutting…

Chang says his new Netflix show honours Bourdain

LOS ANGELES — With its food-travel fusion and trips to parts unknown,…

Happy ending for mom who had heart valve replaced while pregnant

When Elenilza Tritten underwent a cesarean section on Oct. 1, her obstetrician…

Vancouver Indigenous Fashion Week a platform for healing, celebration

The shape of a silhouette, the stitch on a hem, the colour…

Take diabetes to heart

What does diabetes have to do with heart disease? A lot, says…

Canada’s Salvation Army testing out quicker tap-and-go option at kettle stations

TORONTO — Canada’s Salvation Army is testing out a new and faster…

Ayesha Curry Thanksgiving recipe debuts on Google Assistant

NEW YORK — Ayesha Curry is used to a holiday on the…

Will you get dementia? Many may not understand their risk

Many older American adults may inaccurately estimate their chances for developing dementia…