Entries by Arti Patel from 12/2012

Aritzia Online Shopping: Canadian Retailer Goes Online

Posted 12.03.2012 | Canada Style

Someone out there must have been listening to our holiday wishes. Aritzia, one of Canada's hottest retailers, has finally decided to join the worl...

Will And Kate Baby Name: What Should The Royals Name Their Child?

Posted 12.03.2012 | Canada Living

It's official: We're going to see a miniature version of Will and Kate in 2013. After months of speculation, sources officially announced that the...

Movember Canada: Canada Tops Fundraising Goals For Movember

Posted 12.03.2012 | Canada Impact

TORONTO - For the second year in a row, Canada has raised more money than any other country for the Movember campaign for prostate cancer research and...

Healthy Diet Can Deliver Big Benefits For Heart Patients, Study Finds

Posted 12.03.2012 | Canada Living

The role of healthy eating in preventing heart disease is well established, but a new international study spearheaded by researchers in Hamilton sugge...

Best Place To Be Born: Best And Worst Countries For Babies In 2013

Posted 12.03.2012 | Canada Living

Switzerland may have to deal with a few more dirty diapers next year. According to a new report by the Economist Intelligence Unit, an an independ...

Endangered Species Canada: Bats, Snakes Among Species In Danger In Canada

Posted 12.04.2012 | Canada Living

VANCOUVER - As the 10th anniversary of the federal Species At Risk Act approaches, dozens of animals and plants have been added to the list considered...

Pathogen Food Risk: 10 Everyday Foods That Can Cause Illness

Posted 12.04.2012 | Canada Living

Your juicy burger may look tasty, but what's actually in it? This year alone, there have been over 477 food recalls in Canada, including one the bi...

Adult Content In Public: Is It Okay To Watch Adult Material On Screens In Public?

Posted 12.05.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - There was nothing comfortable about Tanis Miller's recent flight home to Edmonton, crammed as she was into a middle seat in economy, grappli...

Most Powerful Women In Canada: Women's Executive Network Reveals Top 100 Leaders

Posted 12.05.2012 | Canada Living

Canada's train of female leaders doesn't seem to be slowing down anytime soon. The Women’s Executive Network (WXN) revealed their 10th annual li...

Pe Cimpoi By Sandu Corba: Is This The New 'Gangnam Style?'

Posted 12.05.2012 | Canada Music

No one does excruciatingly awful / terribly wonderful pop quite like the Europeans. Their gift is particularly well showcased in the video below -...

Morning Exercise: 10 Ways To Get Yourself Up And Moving

Posted 12.05.2012 | Canada Living

By Beth W. Orenstein, Everyday Health Ever notice that when you exercise in the morning, you feel more alert and productive all day? It’s no coin...

Donating To Food Banks: 5 Ways To Give To Food Banks This Holiday Season

Posted 12.06.2012 | Canada Impact

If you feel like giving a little extra this holiday season, your local food bank probably could use a hand or two. In the month of March, over 800...

Best Exercises For Love Handles: 10 Ways To Lose Belly Fat

Posted 12.06.2012 | Canada Living

Love handles may sound (and feel) warm and delicious, but for most people, it's one of the hardest places to lose weight. The term itself, used as...

Beautiful Shots Of Earth: Video Captures Stunning Shots Our Planet's Most Beautiful Moments

Posted 12.07.2012 | Canada Travel

Ever heard the expression the world is your oyster? Well, when you watch this uplifting video showing beautiful moments from around the planet...

Maternity Benefits Around The World: How Do Women Get Paid Around The World? (INFOGRAPHIC)

Posted 12.07.2012 | Canada Living

We all know that maternity leaves around the world aren't the same, but how much do women actually get paid? According to an infographic by Toronto...

People's Pick: Christine Sinclair Voted Canada's Athlete Of The Year

Posted 12.08.2012 | Canada Living

Christine Sinclair is the face of Canadian women’s soccer and one of the most influential figures for thousands of aspiring young athletes across th...

Holiday Advent Calendars: 12 Calendars For Everyone On Your List

Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada Living

Okay, okay, we know we're a week late, but think about it: You can start your calendar by getting 10 surprises. Advent calendars are meant to begin...

Christine Sinclair Lou Marsh Award: Soccer Star Named Toronto Star's Athlete Of Year

Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Women's soccer sensation Christine Sinclair was named the winner of the 2012 Lou Marsh Award on Monday.The 29-year-old Sinclair led Canada t...

Give A Little Love: Video Shows Us The Importance Of Giving To Others

Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada Impact

"If you give a little love, you can get a little love of your own." Using this quote as the inspiration for a video that has gone viral, this four-...

5 Second Rule: Is It Ever OK To Eat Food Off the Floor?

Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada Living

We've just lost our last excuse to eat off the floor. As reported by The Atlantic, YouTube science video series Vsauce and host Michael Stevens, h...

Brygette Park Bone Marrow Transplant: Girl Home For Holidays After Procedure

Posted 12.10.2012 | Canada Impact

GILLAMS, N.L. - A four-year-old girl is set to spend her first Christmas with her family at home in Newfoundland after becoming the first person in Ca...

Coronavirus: New Study Shows SARS-Like Virus Shows Unusual Behaviour

Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - A new study reveals that the new SARS-like virus which has been causing infections in the Middle East behaves unusually in laboratory testin...

Aboriginal Canadian Health Care: Face Racism, Stereotyping In Urban Health Care: Report

Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada Impact

TORONTO - A new report suggests aboriginal Canadians frequently face racism and stereotyping when using health care services in urban centres, a situa...

Violence Against Women Canada: 67% Of Canadians Know A Woman Who Has Experienced Abuse

Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada Living

Just days after the 23rd anniversary of the Montreal Massacre and National Day of Action on Violence Against Women, a new study shows that Canada stil...

Organ Donation: New Campaign Reminds Us That Organ Donations Can Come From Anyone

Posted 12.11.2012 | Canada Living

No, this isn't something out a horror movie — it's just a unique way to understand organ donations. The eye-catching three-part ad, courtesy of ...