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<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Creative perks to microdosing psychedelics, study says

BEYOND LOCAL: Creative perks to microdosing psychedelics, study says

Microdosers' of psychedelics report improved mood, focus and creativity, in addition to more confidence, motivation and productivity
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Connect thoughtfully with your little ones with these seven books

BEYOND LOCAL: Connect thoughtfully with your little ones with these seven books

These books - along with a snuggly reading nest - might just be the perfect recipe to cook up a love of reading
<b>ONTARIO:</b> Provincial highways key in fight against human trafficking, police say <b>(8 photos)</b>

ONTARIO: Provincial highways key in fight against human trafficking, police say (8 photos)

'We as humans have an instinct and will notice when something doesn't fit right,' says OPP inspector with counter-exploitation and missing persons section
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> No vacation this summer? Let a book transport you to foreign lands

BEYOND LOCAL: No vacation this summer? Let a book transport you to foreign lands

If you can’t get to Venice, Italy, allow a book translated from Italian to transport you there
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Math can be imaginative and meaningful, so let's teach it that way

BEYOND LOCAL: Math can be imaginative and meaningful, so let's teach it that way

It doesn't have to be a boring subject
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> We need to start calling fossil fuels what they are - ugly

BEYOND LOCAL: We need to start calling fossil fuels what they are - ugly

Climate protests are helping raise awareness about the ugliness of fossil fuels, and so too should the language we use
<b>CANADA:</b> National pharmacare plan would be an ounce of cure, pound of prevention, expert says

CANADA: National pharmacare plan would be an ounce of cure, pound of prevention, expert says

Many people are prevented from taking a prescribed medication due to its cost
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> War on rats not necessary if we simply cohabitate with the rodents

BEYOND LOCAL: War on rats not necessary if we simply cohabitate with the rodents

Rats are part of the urban ecosystem and an urban ecology approach to managing their populations may involve learning to share the city
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Does eliminating competition in youth soccer build better skills?

BEYOND LOCAL: Does eliminating competition in youth soccer build better skills?

Or is it a sign of coddled kids?
<b>BEYOND LOCAL:</b> Misconceptions about autism means companies miss out on quality employees

BEYOND LOCAL: Misconceptions about autism means companies miss out on quality employees

Providing workers who have autism with a quiet workspace and detailed instructions on tasks are among several accommodation strategies for employers