Warming waters could put rare, fragile glass sponge reefs at risk, UBC researcher says

Rare glass sponge reefs are at risk of starvation with increasing temperatures in the waters of Howe Sound and the Strait of Georgia off

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Wolf captured, killed after rare attack on human in northwestern B.C.

Conservation officers in northwestern B.C. have killed a lone wolf they believe could have been responsible for a rare attack on a man last week

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‘Don’t hide behind your sickness’: N.S. woman to receive life-saving treatment for rare disease – Halifax

Mary Anne Conrad says she isn’t afraid to die. She’s just asking for a little more time. The Nova Scotia woman lives with Evans

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Rare bighorn sheep illegally shot at roadside in the Okanagan

WARNING: This story contains an image that some pepople may find upsetting. Conservation officers are asking for the public’s help in finding a poacher

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Government memo says Ontario Legislature will sit for rare weekend session

A memo obtained by Global News and sent to Ontario MPP’s reveals the Legislature will sit for a rare weekend session this Saturday. The

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‘It’s a legacy’: Boyd family hopes hockey player’s mural raises awareness of rare heart diseases – Halifax

The face of 16-year-old Jordan Boyd in his hockey uniform stood large in the room at Halifax Infirmary hospital. His mom and dad, Stephen

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SCAD heart attacks are rare, but target young, healthy women – National

A rare type of heart attack has been labelled “mysterious” and “devastating” — and it targets young, healthy women. Spontaneous coronary artery dissection (SCAD)

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Parents of 2-year-old diagnosed with rare ovarian cancer focus on raising awareness – National

For weeks, this two-year-old was fighting for her life. McKenna Shea Xydias, or “Kenni,” was diagnosed with a rare ovarian yolk sac tumour in

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Vancouver Island author unearths rare Victorian-era manuscript

A Vancouver Island author found the find of a lifetime at his local archives while doing research for an upcoming novel.  Dean Unger, based

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Young Edmonton mother with rare form of dementia passes away

A young Edmonton mother with a rare, accelerated form of dementia has died. Sabrina Lauman died in hospital on Monday afternoon, surrounded by her

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