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Up In The Air & Strange Brew

Nearly 60% of Canadians have tried an adventure sport like rock climbing, parasailing or ziplining. But those adventure sports can lead to terrifying misadventure... or worse.

What's really behind that waiver you had to sign? Who's looking out for you when you’re left Up in the Air?

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Detox Challenge

Eight sorority sisters take the Marketplace Detox Challenge, testing the claims behind TV star Dr. Oz's "detox" cleanse. Detoxing has become a multi-billion dollar industry and Canadians are gulping down detox elixirs and going to extremes to cleanse their bodies. We ask: is there real science behind the claims, or are we just swallowing a story?

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You’re Not Covered

You think you're covered... but what if you're not? Ordinary Canadians are in financial ruin after discovering they lacked the coverage they thought they were paying for.

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A Shock To The System

It's a little machine that can make the difference between life and death, but are publicly accessible defibrillators really that accessible?

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Food Secrets

It's a shopping trip you won’t want to miss.

We’re doing some testing - and about to reveal secrets behind the food lots of us buy every week. Erica Johnson and Tom Harrington will reveal food secrets that just may change the way you eat.

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The Great Salt Shakedown

How much salt is hidden in your food? We've got 80 Canadians, 80 containers, and one of our most unusual tests ever!

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Back On The Case

We revisit two stories, and see what happened after the Marketplace bust.

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Dirty Hospitals

Canada has the highest rate of hospital acquired infections in the developed world, and Canada's consumer watchdog wants to know why.

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Superbugs in the Supermarket

In an important story about human health, and the food we eat, Marketplace tests 100 samples of chicken bought at major supermarkets from across the country.

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Spinning A Pill

Marketplace probes possibly dangerous side effects to Canada's top-selling birth control pill.

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Stretching the Truth?

Back-pain sufferers are paying big bucks for the latest high-tech solution, but does it really work?

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The Trouble With Fake Guns

Erica Johnson examines the growing menace of imitation handguns — BB guns and pellet guns that are made to look just like the real thing. trouble with fake f

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Miracle Makers or Money Takers?

Searching out an alternative therapy or health remedy? Erica Johnson shows how to avoid getting taken advantage of during a time of ill health.

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Hyping Health

Why the Heart and Stroke Foundation's Health Check products may not be the healthiest choice.

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