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<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Prof encourages high-intensity exercise to improve memory, ward off dementia

BEYOND LOCAL: Prof encourages high-intensity exercise to improve memory, ward off dementia

It is never too late to start exercising to improve your memory
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Would you ever consider psychedelics to treat PTSD?

BEYOND LOCAL: Would you ever consider psychedelics to treat PTSD?

Research over the last decade has shown MDMA-assisted psychotherapy to be effective in treating PTSD from military combat, sexual assault and childhood abuse
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Girly bikes and manly beer — the folly of gendered products

BEYOND LOCAL: Girly bikes and manly beer — the folly of gendered products

Products like backpacks, beer and Q-tips are marketed in a gender-specific way
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Expert says consultations and surveys won't curb bullying

ONTARIO: Expert says consultations and surveys won't curb bullying

Professor says bullying won't slow until we figure out what fuels it
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Women who suffered child abuse tend to have worse menopause symptoms, study suggests

BEYOND LOCAL: Women who suffered child abuse tend to have worse menopause symptoms, study suggests

Hot flushes and night sweats are experienced by more than 70 per cent of menopausal women
<b>CANADA:</b> The impact sugar really has on your brain

CANADA: The impact sugar really has on your brain

The average Canadian adult consumes more than triple the daily limit of 25g added sugar recommended by the World Health Organization
<b>CANADA:</b>No such thing as too much outdoor play, expert says

CANADA:No such thing as too much outdoor play, expert says

A 2019 UNICEF Canada report shows that only 21 per cent of children aged five to 11 engage in at least 1.5 hours a day of active play and unstructured activities
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Is the convenience of personal digital assistants worth the privacy risks?

BEYOND LOCAL: Is the convenience of personal digital assistants worth the privacy risks?

In-home digital personal assistant devices are becoming increasingly popular, but their presence raises privacy concerns
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How dance can be healing

BEYOND LOCAL: How dance can be healing

Historically, the body and movement have been widely disregarded within psychotherapy. But times are changing, as a growing movement of somatic and dance therapies are gaining scientific credibility. 
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> How junk food shapes the developing teenage brain

BEYOND LOCAL: How junk food shapes the developing teenage brain

The teenage brain has a voracious drive for reward, diminished behavioural control and a susceptibility to be shaped by experience. This often manifests as a reduced ability to resist high-calorie junk food