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Liz Haq

Associate News Editor, HuffPost Canada

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These 5 Actions Could Dramatically Reduce Cancer In

These 5 Actions Could Dramatically Reduce Cancer In Canada

As many as four in 10 cases of preventable cancer could be prevented with five simple lifestyle changes, a new study shows. Researchers estimate that if policymakers don't act on these suggestions, we can expect 60 per cent more cases by 2042.
05/08/2019 21:42 EDT
Hollywood Studio To Sue Thousands Of Canadians For

Hollywood Studio To Sue Thousands Of Canadians For Piracy

Some 55,000 Canadians may soon be named in a “reverse class action" lawsuit for sharing movies online. For each violation, Voltage Pictures wants to extract up to $5,000 — the maximum amount allowed. Experts warn that the suit is part of a trend of "troll-type activity in Canada now that is driving normal people crazy," according to a report by The Globe and Mail.
04/30/2019 21:48 EDT
Grim Outlook For Canada In Latest Climate Change

Grim Outlook For Canada In Latest Climate Change Report

Canada is warming at the twice the rate of the rest of the world, a new report has revealed. Experts believe that if emissions are not reduced on a global scale, fresh drinking water will become scarcer, parts of the Arctic will remain ice-free for prolonged periods and extreme temperatures will become dramatically more common.
04/03/2019 22:25 EDT