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Marina opens up about health struggles and chronic fatigue diagnosis

Marina Diamandis has shared insight into her ongoing health struggles and recent diagnosis of chronic fatigue syndrome. The pop star – who performs under the name Marina – took to social media to tell fans about her ongoing health battles, and details the symptoms she has faced over the past seven years. She also revealed […]

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‘Disgusting’ Canadian healthcare provider offers assisted suicide to thousands of healthy patients

A Canadian healthcare provider sparked outrage after emailing out a slideshow to a group of healthy patients offering advice on medically assisted suicide. A disturbing PowerPoint presentation obtained by DailyMail.com saw Fraser Health Care, one of the largest in British Columbia, allegedly promoting assisted suicide programs to those simply receiving information on their pension packages.

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Wildfire smoke: Should people still be worried about health effects? Our medical analyst explains

CNN — Smoke from more than 430 active wildfires in Canada spread south last week and led to the worst pollution the New York and Washington regions have ever experienced. More than 75 million people in the eastern US were under air quality alert as wildfire smoke shrouded major cities. Some flights were grounded, events

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‘Fat Talk’ author Virginia Sole-Smith explains how diet culture can hurt kids : Shots

By the time they entered kindergarten, most American children believed that being “thin” made them more valuable to society, writes journalist Virginia Sole-Smith. By middle school, Sole-Smith says, more than a quarter of kids in the US will have been put on a diet. Sole-Smith produces the newsletter and podcast Burnt Toastwhere she explores fatphobia,

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Possible culprits identified in outbreaks of severe liver damage cases in children

An onslaught of common childhood viruses may have been behind the mysterious outbreak of cases of severe liver damage in children that began popping up in late 2021, as lockdowns were relaxed and schools reopened. Severe acute hepatitis and liver failure are extremely rare in otherwise healthy children, and the cases puzzle experts. In the

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While NL’s murre population appeared healthy over winter, experts kept a close eye on avian flu

Newfoundland and Labrador’s murre population appeared healthy over winter, according to seabird expert Bill Montevecchi. (Submitted by Ian L. Jones) A deadly strain of avian influenza that swept through seabird colonies in Newfoundland and Labrador last summer and early fall is still a cause for concern heading into a new year, warning one expert. Bill

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