Commentary

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

—  22 July

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

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

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

What other provinces could learn from Québec classroom design: Let the light in

—  26 June

Classroom lighting which cannot be changed by area or intensity is problematic for several…

What the Toronto Raptors have taught us about resilience

—  18 June

Toronto Raptors’ Kawhi Leonard raises his fist following a basket as Golden State Warriors’…

Father’s Day: Involved dads are healthier and happier

—  13 June

Paternity leave can increase fathers’ involvement in families, with positive impacts on children,…

Vaccination: In Canada, many teenagers don’t need parental consent

—  4 June

If a Canadian health-care professional believes that an adolescent is a mature minor and has…

Sending surplus food to charity is not the way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions

—  27 May

Giving food that would otherwise go to landfill to hungry people does little to ensure the…

Another barrier for women in politics: Violence

—  6 May

Independent Members of Parliament Jane Philpott and Jody Wilson-Raybould speak with the media…

Cities and countries aim to slash plastic waste within a decade

—  23 April

Plastics pile up at Thilafushi, an artificial island created as a landfill, in the Maldives. (Shutterstock) Chelsea…