5 Tasty Fruits That Have Amazing Health Benefits

Pineapple This delicious tropical fruit is packed with vitamins and minerals, including potassium, copper, manganese, calcium, magnesium, vitamin C, thiamin, vitamin B6 and folate. Pineapple also contains a relatively... Read more »

Does my child have autism or is this ‘normal’ behaviour?

For many parents, sorting the “normal” quirkiness of childhood behaviour from the symptoms of autism spectrum disorder (ASD) can be anxiety provoking. (Shutterstock) Adam McCrimmon, University of Calgary Raising... Read more »

Why this year’s flu is worse and how to help prevent the spread

The flu has ramped up early this year and is rapidly spreading across the country, with widespread flu activity in 46 states, according to the latest data from the U.S.... Read more »

Drugs, gums or patches won’t increase your chances of quitting

Drugs don’t give you an edge over quitting cold turkey. Shutterstock/shanon mungmee Simon Chapman, University of Sydney Using prescription drugs or over-the-counter products like gums, mints or patches won’t... Read more »

A Spoor No More

Potent psychoactive properties of certain mushrooms – long avoided by the medical and scientific community due to heavy-handed laws – are now seen by psychopharmacology professionals as a key... Read more »