Entries by Arti Patel from 12/2011

World AIDS Day Canada 2011: Organizations Seek To Raise Awareness

Posted 12.01.2011 | Canada Living

"There are more people today living with HIV in Canada than there were 10 years ago," says Christopher Bunting, president and CEO of the CANFAR. ...

Casual Sex: Whether A Booty Call Or Buddy, Casual Sex Has Rules

Posted 12.01.2011 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Casual sex isn't just called casual sex any more.A University of Ottawa researcher says young people have their own codes to describe sexual...

A Teacher's Secret For Relaxation: Quick Study

Posted 12.01.2011 | Canada Living

Quick Study [kwik stuhd-ee]: The Huffington Post Canada's tips to make your life a little sweeter, five minutes at a time. Think of it as a cheatsheet...

Quick Study: A Dentist's Tip For The Perfect Smile

Posted 12.02.2011 | Canada Living

Quick Study [kwik stuhd-ee]: The Huffington Post Canada's tips to make your life a little sweeter, five minutes at a time. Think of it as a cheatsheet...

Slang Words: 10 Things Teenagers Are Saying These Days

Posted 12.02.2011 | Canada Living

For many, the holidays mean family gatherings and talking to people of all ages. If you're usually the parent trying to decode words like "noob," "pwn...

Santa Doesn't Exist: Robin Robinson And Other Modern Day Scrooges

Posted 12.02.2011 | Canada Living

SPOILER ALERT: Don't show this to your kids. Talk about crushing dreams. FOX Chicago news anchor Robin Robinson was under fire earlier this wee...

Canadian Donations: Canadians More Generous In 2010, StatsCan

Posted 12.05.2011 | Canada Living

OTTAWA - Canadian taxfilers reported making charitable donations of just under $8.3 billion in 2010.That's a 6.5 per cent increase over 2009.Statistic...

Ecstasy Users' Brains Show Toxic Effects

Posted 12.05.2011 | Canada Living

Female Ecstasy users show long-lasting signs of toxicity in their brains, an imaging study shows. The neurotransmitter seroto...

Acne-Free Skin: How To Get Healthy Skin With Foods

Posted 12.06.2011 | Canada Living

The next time you're cooking with garlic, you may want to consider saving some for your nightly beauty routine. Mystyle.com's "How Do I Look?" hos...

Canadian Travel Destinations: Montreal, New York And Toronto Top List

Posted 12.06.2011 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Travel site Hotwire.com says big cities and warm weather locales are the top travel destinations for Canadians this holiday season.The disco...

The Health Risks Of Being Left-Handed

Posted 12.06.2011 | Canada Living

Left-handers have been the subject of curiosity, stigma and even fear over the centuries. Researchers now, however, are recognizing the scientific imp...

A Makeup Artist Shares Her Favourite Beauty Tricks: Quick Study

Posted 12.07.2011 | Canada Living

Quick Study [kwik stuhd-ee]: The Huffington Post Canada's tips to make your life a little sweeter, five minutes at a time. Think of it as a cheatsheet...

A Natural Perfumer's Scented Solutions: Quick Study

Posted 12.08.2011 | Canada Living

Quick Study [kwik stuhd-ee]: The Huffington Post Canada's tips to make your life a little sweeter, five minutes at a time. Think of it as a cheatsheet...

A Doctor's Tips On Staying In Shape This Season: Quick Study

Posted 12.08.2011 | Canada Living

Quick Study [kwik stuhd-ee]: The Huffington Post Canada's tips to make your life a little sweeter, five minutes at a time. Think of it as a cheatsheet...

Celebrity Baby Photos: The Most Expensive Baby Photos

Posted 12.09.2011 | Canada Living

From Brangelina's pricey twins to Britney Spears's kid sister's bundle of joy, celebrities have been taking those first precious moments and turn them...

DIY Jewelry Project To Try This Season: Quick Study

Posted 12.09.2011 | Canada Living

Quick Study [kwik stuhd-ee]: The Huffington Post Canada's tips to make your life a little sweeter, five minutes at a time. Think of it as a cheatsheet...

Facebook 'Racial Slurs' Land Windsor Student In Hot Water

Posted 12.10.2011 | Canada Living

A Windsor high school student has been suspended after accusing schools of abandoning Christmas and the national anthem and then making disparaging co...

Tiny Babies: Small Babies Grow Up Healthy, Report Finds

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Living

CHICAGO - One is a healthy first-grader, the other an honours college student majoring in psychology. Once the tiniest babies ever born, both girls ar...

Surgery Wait Times Longest In 18 Years

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Living

Wait times to receive medical treatment in Canada are the highest they’ve been in 18 years, according to a new report. The median wait time is 19...

Canadian Sex Lives: Canadians Having Less Sex

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Living

Save sex for Saturday. At least that's what a new study is saying. Canadians prefer to have sex on the weekends and on Saturdays in particular, acc...

Fewer Children Read For Pleasure, Report Finds

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada

A report published Monday finds that fewer Ontario children are reading for pleasure. The report, published by research group...

A Life Coach's Advice On Sticking To New Year's Resolutions: Quick Study

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Living

Quick Study [kwik stuhd-ee]: The Huffington Post Canada's tips to make your life a little sweeter, five minutes at a time. Think of it as a cheatsheet...

Contraceptives: Women Have Safe Options, But Confusion Exists

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Living

WASHINGTON - Worried about birth control in light of headlines about side effects from Yaz and the patch? Women have a lot of options that are safe an...

LUSH 'No Drought' Dry Shampoo: Put To The Test

Posted 12.12.2011 | Canada Style

At some point, we've all purchased something whose results were, er, questionable, and didn't live up to our expectations or deliver the results we we...

Salt Stains: How To Remove Salt Stains From Shoes

Posted 12.13.2011 | Canada Living

How do you get rid of salt stains? It's the question everyone afflicted by winter asks, but nobody seems to have the answer to. "Every year, winte...