Commentary

Play-to-win attitudes in youth hockey sacrifice personal development for victory

—  17 September 2019

Youth hockey’s play-to-win culture means that children’s personal development is pushed…

Toddler language learning: Richer and more complicated than you might think

—  9 September 2019

Toddlers quickly adapt to the fact that words can be pronounced differently depending on many…

How to get kids talking about their school day

—  5 September 2019

Parental communication can buffer against low self-esteem and poor academic achievement. (Shutterstock)…

Transgender hate crimes are on the rise even in Canada

—  26 August 2019

People participate in the 2016 Trans Pride March in Toronto. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Eduardo Lima Abigail…

#MeToo: Must sexual assault be denounced in public every time?

—  19 August 2019

A sign of how historical #MeToo felt in 2017 is this appearance by #MeToo founder Tarana Burke…

25 years on: What midwifery in Canada has achieved and what it still needs

—  12 August 2019

Demand for midwifery services across Canada is now much greater than midwives can currently…

Caster Semenya: the legal and ethical issues that should concern us all

—  31 July 2019

Caster Semenya at the IAAF Diamond League athletics meeting in Doha, Qatar, 03 May 2019. Noushad…

Online viewer privacy is regulated by an act originally designed to protect video rentals

—  22 July 2019

The 1988 Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA) was meant to prevent video rental businesses from…

How to exercise in the summer without heat exhaustion

—  15 July 2019

Exercising in hot weather adds stress to the body and comes with risk of heat exhaustion. (Shutterstock) Scott…

Canada’s new food policy means everyone’s at the table

—  2 July 2019

A double rainbow is seen over blueberry fields in Pitt Meadows, B.C. Canada’s new national…