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<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Culture of compassion needed on campus to prevent student suicide

BEYOND LOCAL: Culture of compassion needed on campus to prevent student suicide

When a student dies by suicide, university communities grapple with the fact that an opportunity for a suffering person to receive help was missed
<b>ONTARIO:</b> High-intensity exercise improves memory in seniors, researchers find

ONTARIO: High-intensity exercise improves memory in seniors, researchers find

Researchers also noted that improved fitness correlates with improved memory performance
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Breweries say proposal to allow dogs inside will clear up a grey area

ONTARIO: Breweries say proposal to allow dogs inside will clear up a grey area

The government's proposal this week will allow dogs onto restaurant patios and into breweries that sell 'low-risk, pre-packaged foods'
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Minister says decision coming soon on water bottling permits

ONTARIO: Minister says decision coming soon on water bottling permits

The moratorium was put in place after bottled water giant Nestle purchased a well near Guelph that the township of Wellington Centre wanted for its future drinking water supply
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Cursing helps you crush your workout, experts say

BEYOND LOCAL: Cursing helps you crush your workout, experts say

Research suggests that swearing can improve workouts because it raises our pain threshold
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How to avoid a sugar disaster after your child's Halloween haul

BEYOND LOCAL: How to avoid a sugar disaster after your child's Halloween haul

For many parents, it’s the haul of gummy worms, licorice, chocolate bars and other high-sugar candies that their kids bring home – not the ghouls and zombies – that is terrifying about Halloween
<b>ONTARIO:</b> 'Put down your phones. Get off Facebook', judge urges in sentencing Sudbury mom for toddler's drowning death

ONTARIO: 'Put down your phones. Get off Facebook', judge urges in sentencing Sudbury mom for toddler's drowning death

Crown blames 'distracted parenting' for child's death
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Fun Halloween traditions beyond just eating sugary treats

BEYOND LOCAL: Fun Halloween traditions beyond just eating sugary treats

Scrap booking, pumpkin carving are both great ideas to capture the fun of the season
<b>CANADA:</b> The nutritionists' case for not setting limits on Halloween candy

CANADA: The nutritionists' case for not setting limits on Halloween candy

Halloween can be a scary time for parents. Here's how to navigate it
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Long-term care wait lists will grow despite addition of new beds, watchdog says

ONTARIO: Long-term care wait lists will grow despite addition of new beds, watchdog says

A new report from the FAO says once the beds come in between 2023-2024, the list will drop to about 37,000 people