Entries by Arti Patel from 01/2013

Health And Fitness Tips: 100 Reasons To Start Fresh In 2013

Posted 01.02.2013 | Canada Living

Welcome to 2013! People's energy levels are high, that brand new gym membership is still shiny and you simply feel like lifting weights on cloud nine....

Gym Bag Germs: Is Your Dirty Gym Bag Making You Sick?

Posted 01.03.2013 | Canada Living

A new year is in full swing and if you're setting health and fitness goals, some experts say that taking care of our bodies also means being aware of ...

Fiat 500L 'The Motherhood' Ad: U.K. Car Ad Shows 'Typical' Life Of A Mom (VIDEO)

Posted 01.03.2013 | Canada Living

Moms, there are a few things we picked up from this car commercial: Your counters are sticky, you love leftovers and a thong makes your butt itch. ...

India Rape Prompts Toronto Silent Protest

Posted 01.03.2013 | Canada Impact

About 60 people outraged at the violent gang rape and subsequent death of a young woman in New Delhi demonstrated in downtown Toronto to demand action...

Flu Outbreak Crowding Canadian Emergency Rooms

Posted 01.03.2013 | Canada Living

Thousands of Canadians celebrated the holiday season feeling a bit feverish, knocked off their feet by a strain of influenza that’s hurried across t...

Online Dating Tips: 10 Ways To Online Date In The New Year

Posted 01.05.2013 | Canada Living

We've all been told there's plenty of fish in the sea, but these days, the sea is more like our computer screen, and those fish are digital icons. ...

January Detox: Is Your New Year Cleanse Worth It?

Posted 01.07.2013 | Canada Living

You wrote it down on paper, and pinky swore to yourself you'd see it through — you're ready to commit. But are those month-long detox diets actually...

Doctors To See: 10 Appointments To Make For Your Health

Posted 01.08.2013 | Canada Living

The list of health professionals you're supposed to see in your lifetime tends to grow as you age, but how often should you see each one? Some peop...

C. Difficile Infections: Researchers Make Fake Poop For Fecal Transplants

Posted 01.08.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Researchers have created a synthetic "poop" aimed at treating recurrent infections of C. difficile, a toxin-producing bacterium that causes ...

Pain From Exercise: 10 Everyday Exercises That Can Hurt You

Posted 01.09.2013 | Canada Living

It's all fun and games — yes, even when we're breaking a sweat — until someone gets hurt. If you're in the mindset that working out is suppose...

Prune Skin: Why Does Our Skin Get Wrinkly In Water?

Posted 01.09.2013 | Canada Living

We may be, oh, millions of years into evolution, but science has finally figured out why fingers and toes look like raisins after a long shower — an...

Flu Or Cold?: The Difference Between The Common Cold And Flu

Posted 01.10.2013 | Canada Living

The common cold and flu are caused by different viruses but can have some similar symptoms, making them tough to tell apart. In general, the flu is wo...

How To Study: The Best Ways To Get The Highest Grades

Posted 01.10.2013 | Canada Living

It wasn't all the highlighting that got you an "A" in school. A new report published in 'Psychological Science in the Public Interest,' found that...

Coronavirus: WHO Urges Scientists To Bring New Information On Virus

Posted 01.11.2013 | Canada Living

Where is the new coronavirus hiding? Where does it live? Most importantly, will it re-emerge to infect more people and start to spread?No one has answ...

Idle No More Protesters Set To Step Up Pressure Today

Posted 01.11.2013 | Canada Impact

As members of the federal government and First Nations community met behind closed doors today, demonstrators marched in communities across Canada in ...

Belly Fat And Thigh Fat: What's The Difference Between These Two Types Of Fat?

Posted 01.11.2013 | Canada Living

Wouldn't it be great if fat only went the places we wanted it to go? But in reality, as we well know, squishy fat usually ends up settling in our bell...

Coke And Health: Coca-Cola Used To Treat Gastric Phytobezoars, Study Finds

Posted 01.11.2013 | Canada Living

Wait, is Coca-Cola helping our health? Well, if you got intestinal blockage, it might be time to open a bottle. The sweet and fizzy soda is well k...

Alternative Therapy For Children: More Kids Take Alternative Therapies, Doctors Rarely Told

Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - A growing number of Canadian children with chronic illnesses are being treated with complementary medicine, researchers say, but parents don...

'Judgments' Photo Rosea Lake: Artist's Project On Skirt Lengths Goes Viral (PHOTO)

Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada Living

At what point is someone being 'cheeky,' and at what point are they a 'slut'? If it were up to Vancouver-based graphic design student Rosea Lake, s...

Green Universities: 25 Of The World's Greenest Campuses

Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada Living

When it comes to going green, some universities are taking on the world. In its annual report, UI GreenMetric, a worldwide university ranking syst...

Cold And Flu Season: It's Not Just The Flu -- Many Viruses Are Making Rounds

Posted 01.14.2013 | Canada Living

TORONTO - After a couple of relatively mild seasons, this year the flu is really making headlines.But there are a lot of viruses making the rounds thi...

Overeating Causes: What Causes People To Overeat?

Posted 01.15.2013 | Canada Living

We eat when we're hungry, we eat to celebrate, and when we indulge, food is our best friend. But Anne Dranitsaris and Heather Dranitsaris-Hilliard...

Sex Tips Men: 20 Ways To Have Great Sex

Posted 01.16.2013 | Canada Living

By Wyatt Myers, Everyday Health Let’s face it: No matter how proficient you think you are, every now and then, you could use a little boost t...

Burn Calories: The Best Exercises For Burning Calories

Posted 01.16.2013 | Canada Living

In the battle to keep our bodies functioning and healthy, calories are not the enemy. "They're not as evil as many perceive them to be. Without suf...

Canadians Produce More Garbage Than Anyone Else

Posted 01.17.2013 | Canada Impact

Canadians use far too much energy and water, and they produce more garbage per capita than any other country on earth, a report from an influential th...