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Big Paychecks Pay Off in Self-Confidence

Can money buy you happiness? A new study suggests it's linked to greater feelings of confidence and pride.

At home for a year, office workers complain of aches, pains and Zoom fatigue

As a physiotherapist, Matthew Laing is seeing first-hand the consequences for many people who have been working from home for nearly a full year because...

Why hospitals are beginning to reuse or recycle masks, IV bags, drills they used to throw out

It may not be intuitive, but safely reusing medical equipment that has been previously used by doctors or patients can help hospitals save...

COVID-19 Testing Drops, Still Essential, Experts Say

March 5, 2021 -- A recent decrease in the...

How approval of Johnson & Johnson’s ‘one and done’ COVID-19 vaccine could change Canada’s vaccination game

A one-dose COVID-19 vaccine is now approved for use in Canada — and vaccine experts say the shot from Johnson & Johnson could...

Fewer Illicit Drug Seizures Seen During Lockdowns

FRIDAY, March 5, 2021 (HealthDay News) -- Seizures of illegal drugs fell sharply in the...

After getting his COVID-19 vaccine, this 103-year-old jazz musician was ready for a glass of wine

Stanley Sepchuk was just a baby when the so-called Spanish flu killed tens of thousands of Canadians, but he got through it just...

As Vaccines Roll Out, Will Risky Behavior Increase?

Mar. 4, 2021 -- With distribution of COVID-19 vaccines...

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The provinces might get their health funding boost — with strings attached

Manitoba Premier Brian Pallister said Thursday that when it comes to funding for health care, the provinces aren't looking for the federal government...

NASA names Perseverance rover’s Mars touchdown site ‘Octavia E. Butler Landing’

The Perseverance rover's Red Planet touchdown site has been renamed for Octavia E. Butler, the noted African American science fiction author.NASA announced they...

The ‘Lamborghini’ of Chariots Was Just Unearthed Near Pompeii

Archaeologists in Italy have unearthed an elaborately decorated, intact four-wheeled ceremonial chariot near the ruins of the Roman city of Pompeii, famously...