People are knowingly taking fentanyl, so new strategy needed, study says

A study suggests illicit drug users in British Columbia are knowingly using the potentially deadly opioid fentanyl, so making them aware of its presence

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Wildfires causing boreal forest to have fewer trees, less undergrowth: Study

The increasing frequency of wildfires in Canada’s boreal forest may be permanently changing one of the largest intact ecosystems left on Earth, research suggests.

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Selfies scratch social approval itch for narcissists: U of A psych prof’s study

Posting selfies online might just be the perfect tool for narcissists to get social approval — and a method that is actually on the

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‘A huge issue of mental health’: Researcher receives $80K grant to study history of hazing

For some, hazing is a rite of passage, a way to bond and be inducted into a group through a shared challenging experience. But

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Alberta creates panel to study measures that would give province more independence

Alberta will open offices in other provinces, introduce an act to give Albertans the power to petition for referendums and create a panel to

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Many youth suicide attempts involve over-the-counter painkillers: study – National

Young people who attempt suicide by poisoning often use antidepressants or over-the-counter medicines like acetaminophen, ibuprofen and aspirin, a U.S. study suggests. For the

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28 per cent of men believe they could lose their job if they discuss mental health at work: study – National

Suicide remains the biggest cause of death for Canadian men under the age of 44, but new research by the Movember Foundation found that men

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New study shows spike in violent incidents teachers face in Ontario’s elementary schools

TORONTO – A study from the University of Ottawa suggests there has been a sharp increase in the level of violence teachers face while

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NASA astronaut stands in as ‘mother goose’ for UBC study on high-flying geese

The bar-headed goose, native to Central Asia, is one of the world’s highest-flying birds. From spending the winter months in South Asia as far

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Deadliest place for surgery patients isn’t the operating room, study finds – National

The deadliest time for many surgery patients isn’t when they’re on the operating table, it’s while they’re recovering in the hospital and after they

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