Entries by Arti Patel from 07/2012

My First Canada Day: Greg Robinson

Posted 07.01.2012 | Canada Living

Name: Greg Robinson Country: United States Why did you decide to come to Canada? The immediate reason I came to Canada was that I was offered a j...

Casting Call For Project Pet Top Five: Meet Week Four's Winner! (PHOTO)

Posted 07.01.2012 | Canada Living

This week we crown winner number four! We asked you to submit photos of your beloved pets for our Project Pet contest, and you more than rose to th...

First Canada Day: Marking Citizens' First Year In Canada (PHOTOS)

Posted 07.01.2012 | Canada Living

Imagine stepping into a new country -- that is now your home -- for the first time. For new Canadians, memories usually involve their first snowfall, ...

Early Full-Term Babies: More Time In The Womb May Prevent Academic Woes

Posted 07.02.2012 | Canada Style

CHICAGO - Even for infants born full-term, a little more time in the womb may matter.The extra time results in more brain development, and a study sug...

Friends With Benefits: Do These Relationships Actually Work?

Posted 07.03.2012 | Canada Living

It's the age-old question everyone has an opinion on: Can two people have sex without any emotional drama getting in the way? Some experts, like psych...

Constipation Foods: 10 Foods That Will Make You Go

Posted 07.04.2012 | Canada Living

Constipation can be painful, leave your gut feeling bloated and just get in the way of a normal work day. They say when you gotta go, you gotta go, bu...

Summer Lunch Ideas: Meal Planning For Eating Outdoors

Posted 07.04.2012 | Canada Living

If outdoor camping, summer picnics, and family BBQs are all on your to-do list for the next few months, meal planning is the first way to stay organiz...

Women Sex Sounds: Women Make The Most Noise During Sex, Poll Finds

Posted 07.05.2012 | Canada Living

Research has finally nailed women's deepest, darkest, secret -- we're really loud during sex. On top of people telling us to grunt less during ten...

Casting Call For Project Pet Top Five: Meet Week Five's Winner! (PHOTO)

Posted 07.09.2012 | Canada Living

The votes are in and we're ready to crown winner number five! We asked you to submit photos of your beloved pets for our Project Pet contest, and y...

Sports-Related Eye Injuries: Not Uncommon But Easily Preventable

Posted 07.16.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Carter Nattrass was hit in the eye with a pop fly ball during a baseball practice when he was nine years old. He and his family never imagin...

Hospital Meals Need To Hold The Salt

Posted 07.16.2012 | Canada Living

Hospital patients get too much salt even when they're on a sodium-restricted diet, says a Canadian study. On average, Canadians consume 3...

Is Proper Spelling Still Important?: Quick Study

Posted 07.16.2012 | Canada Living

"I before e, except after c." If you've ever repeated this rhyme to yourself, you know all about the mental spell-check required before sending out me...

Worrying About Weight: Men And Women Think About Their Weight 3 Times A Day, Study Finds

Posted 07.17.2012 | Canada Living

Thinking about your weight regularly -- and even daily? You're not alone. A troubling new study from Travelodge in the UK reveals the extent of...

Women Making More Money: Macho Men Can't Find Happiness In Women's Financial Success

Posted 07.17.2012 | Canada Living

Oh, those poor macho men. A new study suggests that 'macho' men struggle with their romantic relationships, partly because women in their lives ma...

Banned Foods In The U.S.: 2 Men Held At US-Canada Border Over Illegal Chocolate Eggs

Posted 07.18.2012 | Canada Living

SEATTLE - Two Seattle men say they spent more than two hours in a detention centre at the Canadian border after U.S. border agents discovered illegal ...

Natural Pain Relief: 15 Home Remedies And Supplies To Keep By Your Side

Posted 07.18.2012 | Canada Living

The next time a pounding headache hits and the medicine cabinet is bare, try out some cinnamon powder instead. Letha Hadady, author of 'Naturally ...

Someone Spiked My Toothpaste: Top 10 Failed Drug Test Excuses

Posted 07.18.2012 | Canada Living

On the heels of cyclist Frank Schleck's positive test for a diuretic at the Tour de France and his subsequent explanation that he was poisoned by an u...

Inuit Youth Mortality Rates 'Persistently High'

Posted 07.18.2012 | Canada Living

Inuit children and teens show a mortality rate about five times higher than their peers living elsewhere in Canada, and the rate is showing no sign of...

Hemp Into Fibre: Ottawa Puts Up Money To Spin Hemp And Flax Into Fibre

Posted 07.18.2012 | Canada Living

SASKATOON - Federal Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz says Ottawa is putting money into a Saskatoon company that turns waste flax and hemp straw into hi...

B.C. Aims To End HIV/AIDS With Widespread Testing

Posted 07.19.2012 | Canada Living

Medical experts in B.C. are seeking to have every person in the province who has ever been sexually active tested for HIV/AIDS, saying the initiative ...

Cheating Olympics: Poll Reveals 15 Sexual Preferences Around The World (INFOGRAPHIC)

Posted 07.19.2012 | Canada Living

As the world waits for the 2012 London Olympics next week, one sexier version just ended. In an exclusive poll, online affair service AshleyMadiso...

Mother-In-Law And Marriage: Couples Who Live Near Their Mother-In-Laws Have More Babies

Posted 07.19.2012 | Canada Living

Yes, it's true. According to new research, couples that live near their mother-in-law (MIL) have more babies. Medical Daily reports that resear...

What I Love About Being Queer: Attention Getter (PHOTOS)

Posted 07.19.2012 | Canada Living

One question, 34 queers. When Toronto-based artist Vivek Shraya set off to make his latest film, "What I LOVE About Being QUEER,' the last thing ...

B.C. 'War On Drugs:' Canadian AIDS Doctors Join International Campaign

Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada Living

VANCOUVER - Two prominent Canadian doctors have joined an international campaign calling on world leaders to stop the spread of AIDS by ending the so...

Aurora Shooting: Man May Have Gotten New Lungs From Victim Of Batman Shooting (UPDATE)

Posted 07.23.2012 | Canada Living

A feel good story has come out of the Aurora massacre, which killed 12 movie-goers and wounded 58 in the town outside Denver, Colorado Friday nigh...