Cheese heart study: Cheese does not increase risk of heart attack or strokes

NEW YORK (EON – More cheese please.. Cheese still may not be the healthiest thing in your diet, but at least it wont increase your risk of a heart attack. A new... Read more »

Aunt Jemima recall in Canada And U.S.

Three Aunt Jemima products are being recalled to Canada because they may be contaminated with Listeria monocytogenes . In a press release the company said: Pinnacle Foods Inc. is voluntarily recalling all... Read more »

Bombay Sapphire recall lcbo stores across Ontario recall super stiff booze

TORONTO ,fter consultation with Bacardi Canada , the LCBO recalled London Dry Gin Bombay Sapphire 1.14 liter bottles (No. LCBO 217281) because the volume of alcohol does not match Not at the... Read more »

Netflix adds 13 Reasons Why warning

TORONTO – A teenage girl takes her own life. The disturbing scene comes to haunt viewers throughout 13 Reasons Why. The new series from Netflix has attracted the wrath of mental health... Read more »

Powassan virus prompts officials to expand tick monitoring

Summer is nearly here, and it’s bringing fears of a rare tick-borne disease called Powassan. This potentially life-threatening virus is carried and transmitted by three types of ticks, including the deer tick... Read more »

What Ever Happened To That Smoking Baby?

The images had shocked the entire world in 2010. Today, the Indonesian baby smoker has grown up and is in much better health! In 2010, the images of Ardi Rizal, only 2... Read more »

U.S. Feds Back Down On Salt Whole Grain Standards For School Lunches

Schools in the U.S. won’t have to cut the salt in meals just yet and they can serve kids fewer whole grains, under changes to federal nutrition standards announced Monday. The move... Read more »

Canada’s Fentanyl crisis: a new record of overdoses established in British Columbia

VANCOUVER – British Columbia has long struggled with a huge drug problem, setting a new record this week by responding to 130 calls for an overdose in a single day. According to... Read more »

Vaccination coverage of Canadian children is “insufficient”, according to report

Recent outbreaks of infectious diseases in Canada are a “disturbing” reminder of insufficient immunization coverage in Canada, according to a new CD Howe Institute report. In 2011, Quebec reported over 700 cases... Read more »

Detroit area doctors indicted over genital mutilation of two seven-year-old girls

DETROIT – A grand jury indicted two doctors and a third person on Wednesday in an alleged scheme to perform genital mutilation on two girls from Minnesota at a Detroit-area clinic. Dr.... Read more »