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New Study Says Wine Every Day May Not Actually Extend Your Life

Today is “Wines Day”. You know those stories we have been hearing for the better part of a decade now that a glass of wine at dinner could lead to better overall health and even a longer life? A new

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Apparently Maple Syrup Helps Prevent Alzheimer’s Disease

It’s officially maple syrup season in Southern Ontario. Did you know that pouring maple syrup on your pancakes or french toast could help to ward off Alzheimer’s disease? According to new research, maple syrup helps protect brain cells against the

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New Research Says Cold Turkey Is The Best Way To Quit Smoking

A new study suggests the best way to quit smoking is cold turkey. Researchers compared 697 people who stopped that way versus another group of people who attempted to stop smoking slowly. Subjects were required to have routinely smoked at

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Check Out Amazon’s New Delivery Drones

Yesterday was Cyber Monday. What a perfect day for Amazon to release more details on their plan to use drones to deliver packages. The “Prime Air” drones will deliver packages up to 5 pounds and they will do it in

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A Quarter Of Men Believe In “Man Periods”

26% of men believe they experience monthly “man periods,” according to a new survey. Men report suffering symptoms similar to premenstrual syndrome; including cramps, tiredness, irritability, cravings and being easily upset. Almost two thirds of women whose partners supposedly suffer

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Final Totals Are In From The Ice Bucket Challenge

Last year, thousands of Canadians had buckets of ice water dumped over their heads to raise money for research into ALS. We finally have the totals from the Ice Bucket Challenge. It raised $17 million dollars nationwide. The ALS Society

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Tea Is Good For You … But Don’t Add Milk

For years countless scientific studies have touted the benefits of drinking tea as a way to reduce the risk of heart disease and stroke. Now, a new study from Germany offers an interesting twist: If you add milk to your hot

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Why Beer Pong Can Make You Sick

A new research project says that playing Beer Pong may not be the healthiest way to enjoy a few drinks. It could make you sick. In beer pong you bounce a ping-pong ball across a table, into a cup of beer

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It Takes 3 Months To Get Over A Breakup

A new study, aimed at discovering the positive effects of break-ups, has found it takes about three months to get over a failed relationship. Research published in the Journal of Positive Psychology found that 71% of

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Shift Work Can Lead To Brain Problems

A large study conducted in France suggests doing shiftwork is not good for your brain. Researchers looked at over three-thousand employed and retired workers during a 10-year period. They found patients who worked odd hours had

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The Mozart Twerk Model Is Getting Death Threats

The tattooed model who became an internet sensation after posting a video of herself jiggling her boobs to Mozart says she she’s getting death threats since posting the video.  The clip, to the sound of Mozart’s “Eine kleine

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The New Miracle Drug Is … Walnuts?

New research by the New York State Institute for Basic Research in Developmental Disabilities has concluded that walnuts are an excellent tool in the fight against Alzheimer’s disease. After conducting experiments with

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The Secret To A Longer Life

According to a new 50-year study conducted by researchers at the National Institute on Aging in Baltimore, Maryland, there are certain traits associated with living a longer life. People who are

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October Is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. It is an annual campaign to increase awareness about this disease and to raise money for breast cancer research. While most people are aware of breast cancer, many

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[Video] Scott & Kat Take The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Scott Fox and Kat Callaghan from Z103.5, Toronto have accepted the challenge from numerous listeners to take the A.L.S. Ice Bucket Challenge. It happened on August 19, 2014 on top of a mobile billboard

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