Entries by Rebecca Zamon from 04/2012

Toronto Tops List Of Highest And Fastest-Improving Schools

Posted 04.01.2012 | Canada Living

Twelve of Ontario's 15 highest-ranking secondary schools and nine of Ontario's fastest-improving secondary schools are in the Greater Tor...

Bad Habits Affecting Our Health: Five Things Killing Canadians

Posted 04.02.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - A new study says smoking, alcohol, poor diet, lack of physical activity and stress finds are costing Ontarians more than seven years of thei...

Urinary Infections In Kids: Foul Smelling Pee May Be Clue

Posted 04.02.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - Is smellier-than-usual urine a sign of a urinary tract infection in a young child? A new study suggests perhaps sometimes.The results aren't...

Suicide Rate Increase For Youth: Young Canadian Females At Risk

Posted 04.02.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - The suicide rate for Canadian girls aged 10 to 19 has risen over the last few decades, but decreased for boys of the same age, a study has f...

Biking And Sexual Health In Women

Posted 04.02.2012 | Canada Living
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Spending time on a bicycle seat, which has been linked to erectile dysfunction in men, may also be a hazard to a woman's sexual health, a new study sh...

World's Weirdest Restaurants: Bob Blumer Takes On Strange Stuff

Posted 04.02.2012 | Canada Living

What does a chef who is best known for cooking up meals in strange situations and deliberating exposing himself to almost impossible challenges do for...

Wine In Canada: Importing Wines Across Borders Under Consideration

Posted 04.03.2012 | Canada Living

OTTAWA - As the Harper government aggressively pursues international free- trade deals, a decades-old rule hampering domestic trade has come under the...

Life Without Sex: The Third Phase Of The Asexuality Movement

Posted 04.03.2012 | Canada Living
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David Jay was in middle school when everyone around him grew suddenly obsessed with the same all-consuming impulse. It wasn't sex per se, but it was i...

Recipes For Passover Desserts: Norene Gilletz Shares Her Tips

Posted 04.03.2012 | Canada Living

Passover desserts can be a challenge because no leavening can be used. Here are some recipes for sweet treats that have been served at many seders.My ...

Why Women Cheat: 7 Reasons Why Infidelity Isn't Just For Men

Posted 04.03.2012 | Canada Living

By Diana Rodriguez; Medically reviewed by Lindsey Marcellin, MD, MPH When it comes to infidelity, there are a number of myths and misconception...

Italian Food For Passover: No Need To Skimp On The Meatballs

Posted 04.03.2012 | Canada Living

For those who will be celebrating Passover over the next week or so, a cupboard full of matzah can feel like the most boring menu prospect in the worl...

Ryan Gosling Saves Woman's Life, People Everywhere Swoon

Posted 04.03.2012 | Canada Living

Ryan Gosling gets a lot of press around his almost-too-perfect capabilities, and frankly, he hasn't done much to disprove it. Between breaking up a fi...

Titanic In Halifax: Curious Public Were Urged To Avoid 'Circus' During Tragedy

Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada Living

HALIFAX - Church bells tolled as cable ships steamed into Halifax harbour laden with grim cargo: the bodies of Titanic passengers whose voyages across...

Job Burnout Could Be Caused By Obligation Or Lack Of Choice

Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada Living

MONTREAL - Whether you feel a sense of obligation about your work or are staying on the job because you don't see an alternative, new research suggest...

Decorating Easter Eggs With Kids: Child-Friendly Tips

Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada Living

Easter eggs are an undoubtedly charming part of the holiday -- but as every parent knows, it's incredibly difficult to keep the house and the kids fro...

Divorce Expo In New York: Counterpoint To Wedding Industry

Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada Living

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Liz Slayback can trace her decision to pursue a divorce to a precise, painful moment."I knew my marriage was over and the divorce pro...

Banning Kids From Airplanes: Malaysia Airlines Creating Kid-Free Zones

Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada Living

It may have started as an April Fool's joke, but now it seems one airline is looking to truly keep kids away from adults on particular flights. As ...

Buckingham Palace Hiring A 'Footman': Work For Will And Kate

Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada Living

If you're currently working in the catering and hospitality sector or know someone who is, this might be the royal job for you! Buckingham Pala...

How Martin Picard Is Changing Canada’s Culinary Identity

Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada Living
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It's a sticking point -- perhaps the sticking point -- of certain members of the Canadian culinary community that the Great White North is without a c...

Hospital Rating Tool Open To Public In Canada

Posted 04.04.2012 | Canada Living

TORONTO - The server hosting a newly launched online hospitals rating tool crashed shortly after it was opened to the public for the first time Wednes...

Easy Easter Recipes For Ham And Lamb -- Whichever Oven You Own

Posted 04.05.2012 | Canada Living

Which is the better way to prepare meat: using a rotisserie, or opting for a conventional oven? Those on the rotisserie side of things boast about the...

Minorities And Depression: How Doctors Prescribe Antidepressants

Posted 04.05.2012 | Canada Living

A new study from the University of Michigan's School of Public Health has found that doctors are far less likely to prescribe antidepressants to Afric...

Fewer Young Drivers: Those In Teens, 20s And 30s Not Getting Licenses

Posted 04.08.2012 | Canada Living

WASHINGTON - The share of people in their teens, 20s and 30s with driver's licenses is dropping. It's a trend seen not only in the United States, but ...

How To Ask For A Pay Raise

Posted 04.09.2012 | Canada Living
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Here's the thing with us women: We tend to put ourselves ‘on sale' by not asking for what we really want. We think one thing, yet say another. You g...

Celebrity Pregnancy Weight Gain: What Is Normal?

Posted 04.09.2012 | Canada Living

Is there a right amount of weight for women to gain while pregnant? According to the experts, there most definitely is, but that number tends to becom...