Friday, December 14, 2018

Drug-resistant ‘nightmare bacteria’ pose growing threat, CDC says

"Nightmare bacteria" with unusual resistance to antibiotics of last resort were found more than 200 times in the United States last year in a...

Canadian artist Domee Shi is 1st female director of Pixar short

Canadian Domee Shi is the first female director to helm a Pixar short film and will have her animated movie Bao screen...

Chimpanzee feud turns toxic in Tanzania

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...

Dwayne Johnson discusses depression, mom’s suicide attempt

Dwayne (The Rock) Johnson says 'depression never discriminates,' speaking again about his struggles with depression and his mother's suicide attempt when he...

Gay dating app Grindr will no longer share users’ HIV status with outside companies

The gay dating app Grindr will stop sharing its users' HIV status with analytics companies after a news report this week shed light on the...

Suits creator to send off Meghan Markle with onscreen ‘happily ever after’

Real life will imitate art this spring at the USA series Suits when series regular Meghan Markle bids farewell to the legal...

Bill Cosby trial judge delivers 2 big victories to defence

The judge in Bill Cosby's sexual assault retrial gave his legal defence a huge boost Tuesday, ruling his lawyers can call a...

Actors Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan Tatum announce split

​Actors Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan Tatum say they have decided to 'lovingly separate as a couple' after nearly nine years of...

Doctors say government neglect, mismanagement to blame for sorry state of health care

A group that advocates for Ontario doctors says the provincial government has created a crisis in health care through years of neglect and mismanagement. The...

Would you let a 10-year-old cut your hair? Artist argues we should give kids...

Theatre artist Darren O'Donnell says it's time to break down our 'adultitarian' society and take children and their abilities more seriously. http://www.cbc.ca/radio/thecurrent/the-current-for-april-3-2018-1.4602682/would-you-let-a-10-year-old-cut-your-hair-artist-argues-we-should-give-kids-more-control-1.4600505?cmp=rss