Source: Web exclusive, August 2011
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After an Ontario woman’s death was linked to West Nile virus, health officials are warning Canadians to protect themselves against bug bites. | Toronto Star
Experts from the Institute of Medicine have released a comprehensive report stating vaccines cause very few side effects, and are generally safe. | Chicago Tribune
A study from the University of Toronto suggests just a little more than one teaspoon a salt per day could dull the mind, increasing the risk of dementia for elderly people. | Daily Mail
Women who strive to be the best mom, wife and employee are at a greater risk for depression, according to a study from the American Sociological Association. | The Globe and Mail
Tropical plants could be used in new medicines to fight ovarian cancer after scientists found they were successful in killing the tumour cells from cancer patients. | The Telegraph
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