Gene Study Confirms Low Vitamin D, Multiple Sclerosis Link

A major genetic study Tuesday confirmed a link between low vitamin D and a higher risk of multiple sclerosis, a finding which experts say...

Canada Jobless Rate Drops to New 2008 Low of 6.2%

(Statistics Canada) Employment was little changed in August (+22,000 or +0.1%). The unemployment rate declined by 0.1 percentage points to 6.2%, matching the most recent low of October 2008,...

Registration Now Open for Loblaw Cards

(CHYou can now sign up for a $25 gift card to Loblaw stores after the company admitted to price-fixing bread late in 2017. Loblaw Companies...

Recognizing Korean War Vet for Delivering Peace

(Postmedia) It’s been decades since Winnipeg Beach resident Cde. Norman Andrashuk served in the Korean War, but the sacrifice and dedication the Canadian had...

Top Tips to Combat the Winter Blues

(LCSW) The weather is cold and miserable, daylight is in short supply, you’ve got the post-holiday blues (disappointment that the holidays didn’t go well...

Firefighters and Nurses Top List of Canada’s Respected Professionals: Insights West

Vancouver, BC – Firefighters and nurses are the only professionals respected by more than nine-in-ten Canadians, a new Canada-wide Insights West poll has found. In...

DIY — A Power Tool for Distracting Kids

(The Japan Times) My 4-year-old daughter’s eyes light up when she spies something sitting on the work table. Unlike her normal playtime preferences, it...

Business Council of Manitoba launches Youth CEO initiative: pilot project to provide Indigenous and...

The Business Council of Manitoba launched the Youth CEO - Creative Employment Opportunities initiative with a goal of providing Indigenous and new Canadian youth...

Keeping Parcels Safe during the Holidays

It's a busy time of year, and those who have made orders online may be concerned about packages arriving when they aren't home. If an...

Apple ‘Spaceship’ Campus Ready for Boarding

SAN FRANCISCO – Apple on Wednesday announced that workers will start boarding its futuristic new “spaceship” campus in Silicon Valley in April, fulfilling a...