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Canada participation rates of girls in sport still lag behind boys

Canada participation rates of girls in sport still lag behind boys

Two-time Olympic gold medallist Rosie MacLennan battled body-image issues as a teenager. But the 31-year-old from Toronto stuck with her sport of trampoline, beating odds that, according to a recent report by Canadian Women & Sport, see one in three Canadian girls drop out of sports during adolescence.

Canada participation rates of girls in sport still lag behind boys

Backlash over George Floyd tweet forces out CrossFit founder

Backlash over George Floyd tweet forces out CrossFit founder

The founder and CEO of CrossFit is stepping down after his tweet about George Floyd sparked a social media backlash and a wave of affiliated gyms cut ties with the company. Reebok also dropped its affiliation with CrossFit this week.

Backlash over George Floyd tweet forces out CrossFit founder

Nearly half of Canadians have tried virtual care amid pandemic: survey

Nearly half of Canadians have tried virtual care amid pandemic: survey

A survey by the Canadian Medical Association found almost half of those asked sought medical advice by phone, email, videoconference or text during the COVID-19 pandemic but that most people still prefer in-person visits.

Nearly half of Canadians have tried virtual care amid pandemic: survey

How to protect yourself and others from infection as COVID 19 cases increase

With COVID-19 now impacting the lives of Canadians on so many levels, people across the country are seeking answers to numerous important questions they have about the novel coronavirus.

How to protect yourself and others from infection as COVID 19 cases increase

A Quick Guide to Covid-19

Malnutrition is the primary cause of immunodeficiency worldwide

A Quick Guide to Covid-19

Get Ready for Summer

Get Ready for Summer

The tendency for most people, however, is to wait until the last minute. 

Get Ready for Summer