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at 01:30 on October 05, 2015, EDT.

As zip line popularity soars, so do injuries, study finds; safety tips can help minimize risks

CHICAGO - Injuries from zip line accidents have soared along with the popularity of an activity that hurtles riders through the air, sometimes at dizzying heights above ground, a study of U.S. emergency room data shows.


at 08:00 on October 04, 2015, EDT.

Brain Freeze: Can putting faith in cryonics deliver life after death?

TORONTO - When it comes to death, there's traditionally been two forms of eternal rest: going into a coffin or ending up as ashes inside an urn.


at 10:00 on October 04, 2015, EDT.

Almost half of newborns seized in Manitoba have developmental, addiction issues

WINNIPEG - Manitoba's family services minister says almost half the hundreds of newborns seized by the province have developmental or addiction issues.


at 08:00 on October 04, 2015, EDT.

Some facts about cryonic preservation

Here are some facts about cryonics, the process of freezing the body after death in the hope that scientific advances will allow a person to be "re-animated" in the future:


at 04:00 on October 04, 2015, EDT.

Tory bill for mentally ill man who killed his children tested in B.C. court

VANCOUVER - Conservative government changes to the Criminal Code will soon be tested in the case of a mentally ill British Columbia man who killed his three children — it's the same test that already failed in Quebec.


at 16:02 on October 02, 2015, EDT.

Health groups want Alberta to raise tobacco tax to deter young people

EDMONTON - A coalition of health groups is calling on Alberta's NDP government to raise the tax on cigarettes by $1 per pack.


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