Showing posts with the label Health

On Wells and Wellness: Oil and Gas Flaring as a Potential Risk Factor for Preterm Birth

Beyond Covid 19 - Defeating the virus is just the beginning!

Bush-fire smoke linked to hundreds of deaths

Canadian doctors link fracked natural gas to cancer and birth defects

'Live animals are the largest source of infection': dangers of the export trade

Lethal algae blooms – an ecosystem out of balance

Downstream of Alberta's tar sands, death by cancer comes too often

Depression and suicide linked to air pollution in new global study

The Lancet countdown on health and climate change. (Video)

Thirteen years after the pesticide Lorsban sickened a Manitoba family, Health Canada is proposing it be severely restricted in Canada. The European Union will ban it in the new year. by Larry Powell

Juul spreads over the world as home market collapses in scandal

Climate change poses 'lifelong' child health risk

New report exposes horror of working conditions for millions of sanitation workers in the developing world

Healthy foods are expensive in poor countries, unhealthy foods cheap in rich countries. Study.

If you're a farmer who generously applies certain pesticides to your crops - losing your sense of smell has just taken on a whole new meaning. It could foreshadow health problems down the road.

Drug-resistant microbes could threaten future global economy, low income countries in particular

Invasive Group A strep cases rising in Canada, But the reason is a medical mystery

Canola oil linked to worsened memory and learning ability in Alzheimer's

More alarm bells sound over drug usage in the world's intensive livestock operations. Will Manitoba listen?

The list of diseases linked to air pollution is growing