Tuesday, December 11, 2018

Doctors call on Ottawa to launch criminal investigation into opioid marketing in Canada

This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news emailed to subscribers every Saturday morning.  If you haven't...

Kendrick Lamar’s Pulitzer inspires Compton students to ‘dream bigger’

Compton high schoolers say rapper Kendrick Lamar's Pulitzer is encouraging others in his home community to strive for success. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/lamar-pulitzer-inspires-compton-students-1.4630053?cmp=rss

Sustainable design, second-hand clothes: How you can become a conscious fashion shopper

From local, small-scale designers to huge corporations, it seems everyone wants to be on the sustainable fashion bandwagon. Here are some tips...

Compton is more than ‘gangs’ and ‘ghetto’: Maybe Kendrick Lamar’s Pulitzer can help these...

Compton high schoolers say rapper Kendrick Lamar's Pulitzer is encouraging others in his home community to strive for success. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/lamar-pulitzer-inspires-compton-students-1.4630053?cmp=rss

Verne Troyer, known for role in Austin Powers, dead at 49

Verne Troyer, the actor known for his role as Mini-Me in the Austin Powers films, has died at the age of 49....

Canadian fashion awards honour Greta Constantine, Canada Goose and others

Montreal luxury house Marie Saint Pierre is the year's best womenswear designer while Montreal streetwear brand Atelier New Regime is tops in...

Shawn Mendes, Sting, Shaggy to perform at Queen’s birthday

Queen Elizabeth is marking her 92nd birthday with a Saturday night concert in London featuring singers such as Sting, Tom Jones, Shaggy...

Police: Stalker broke into Taylor Swift’s NYC home and took a nap

Police say a stalker broke into Taylor Swift's New York City townhouse and took a nap. http://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/swift-stalker-nap-1.4630038?cmp=rss

Meal Plan for April Week 4

This month, Summer Miller is back, sharing her meal plans for April. Summer is a mom, a full-time food writer, and also helps test...

Health Canada’s ‘fake news?’ — It’s not fake but it’s not news either

This is an excerpt from Second Opinion, a weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news emailed to subscribers every Saturday morning.  If you haven't...