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Alcohol abuse kills 3 million a year globally, most of them men: WHO
More than three million people died in 2016 due to drinking too much alcohol, meaning one in 20 deaths worldwide was linked to harmful drinking, the World Health Organization said on Friday.
What happens when your neighbours smoke up, and it could kill you?
A woman who has a life-threatening allergy to cannabis lives in a condo where owners voted down a proposal to ban weed smoking in the units.
Want life insurance? You may want to track your fitness, says John Hancock
John Hancock, one of the oldest and largest North American life insurers, will stop underwriting traditional life insurance and instead sell only interactive policies that include optional fitness tracking through tools including wearable devices and smartphones, the company said on Wednesday.
Passengers bleed from ears, noses after Indian flight loses cabin pressure
A Jet Airways flight has returned to Mumbai, India's financial capital, after dozens of passengers complained of ear pain and nose bleeding due to a loss in cabin pressure.
Low-carb diet better when it includes more vegetables, nuts
N.S. woman choosing to die earlier than she wants due to 'extreme' assisted-dying law
Hearts, brains and bones: McGill medical museum brings visitors 'a little closer to death'
Nova Scotia to allow 'X' as sex option on birth certificates
Belleisle Farms brand coleslaw recalled due to Listeria
Your used smartphone could be helpful for blind people
More than 8,000 apparent opioid-related deaths in Canada since 2016
A child dies every 5 seconds, and most are preventable deaths: UN
California sues maker of Humira for alleged kickbacks to doctors
B.C.-based grower approved to export marijuana to U.S. for clinical trial
Mom and daughter share 4-year nursing program together, still not sick of each other
Canada's artificial trans fats ban comes into effect — with a phase-out period
'I feel betrayed by my company': Subway operator barred while using medicinal cannabis
The dangers of not vaccinating are horrifying and graphic. Government warnings must show that
Healthy seniors taking baby Aspirin may be doing more harm than good
'People are going to die': A city ravaged by the opioid crisis waits anxiously for overdose prevention site
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