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You Can Never Be Too Compliant, Parasites Are Anywhere

You Can Never Be Too Compliant, Parasites Are Anywhere

The thought of having intestinal parasites can be terrifying. Who wants to have strange organisms living in their gut? Surprisingly, having them is not that uncommon. While the risk of parasitic infection is higher in rural countries, millions of people are also affected by them in developing countries, such as the United States. Parasites are […]

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Lorraine Driscoll writes How Balance & Core Muscles Can Impact ADHD

Lorraine Driscoll writes How Balance & Core Muscles Can Impact ADHD

With back-to-school around the corner, I am getting plenty of parents contacting me because they are dreading calls from school about their child’s behaviour. Last time I explained how a weak vestibular system and core muscles can impact reading ability. Research has also found that it also plays a significant role in ADHD. When core […]

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Marijuana Legalization in Canada What Does it Mean

Marijuana Legalization in Canada  What Does it Mean

A Green Future  Marijuana is a plant that seems to be on everybody’s mind as of late. There are many people that are on both sides of the fence when it comes to legalization of the plant. While there have been many verifiable medical uses for marijuana, still many are intimidated by it. On the […]

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Ontario’s Organ and Tissue Donor Registry Tops Four Million

Ontario’s Organ and Tissue Donor Registry Tops Four Million

July 10, 2018 (TORONTO) – Trillium Gift of Life Network, Ontario’s government agency responsible for organ and tissue donation and transplantation, announced a milestone today: four million Ontarians have registered consent to donation. Ontario reached this achievement fittingly during BeADonor Month in April – a month devoted to celebrating and raising awareness for organ and […]

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Is a Disorganized Brain Causing Your Child to Struggle

Is a Disorganized Brain Causing Your Child to Struggle

If your child struggles with learning and behaviour then they likely have weak connections in a higher brain level called executive function—the brain’s CEO. Children, like adults, require executive function to accomplish a multitude of daily tasks like getting ready for school, focusing in class and homework completion. This mental skill set is responsible for […]