Tag: Health

Best And Worst Places To Raise A Family According To Asher & Lyric

New research by travel site Asher & Lyric has broken down the best places to live in order to raise a family. To determine the most and least family-friendly countries, the couple rated 35 countries that are part of the

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Study Suggests Eating Chocolate Can Reduce Risk Of Heart Disease

A new study of 336,289 people found that consuming chocolate more than once a week reduced the risk of developing coronary heart disease by 8 percent compared to those who ate it less frequently! The participants, who were from the

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Heat Warning In Effect Monday July 27th 2020

Environment Canada issued a Heat Warning over the weekend as temperatures were expected to reach the low 30’s with a Humidex into the low 40’s, this continues this morning. The warning states; Hot and humid conditions continue today. High temperatures

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New Air Filter Kills COVID-19 On Contact – GNSOTD Thur, July 16th 2020

Researchers at the Texas Center of Superconductivity at the University of Houston recently developed a filtration system that can instantly neutralize and kill 99.8% of the coronavirus after a single pass through. The discovery was originally published in Materials Today

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Food You Might Not Want On A Road Trip

A road trip can be an absolute blast filled with music, friends, fresh air, and food. While there are plenty of road trip staples that can you take with you on the road, there are some you may want to

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Mandatory Mask Bylaw Voted For In Brantford And Brant County

The City of Brantford and Brant County have both voted in favour of a mandatory face covering bylaw at special council meetings Tuesday night. Brantford City Council voted unanimously in-favour of the bylaw, which will make face coverings mandatory in

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Drinking From The Garden Hose Is Not Safe

It’s a common childhood memory on a hot day like this, being out in the yard playing, and getting overheated and needing to cool down. One of the easiest ways was to pour cold water out of the hose over

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Heat Warning Remains In Effect Fri, July 3rd 2020

Environment Canada issued a Heat Warning on Thursday, which remains in effect and is expected to through the weekend and early next week as a prolonged period of heat is upon us. The Warning reads: A prolonged period of hot

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Heat Warning In Effect Thurs, July 2nd 2020

Environment Canada issued a Heat Warning on Thursday morning to remain in effect through the weekend as a prolonged period of heat is expected. This heat could even last into the beginning of next week. The Warning reads: A prolonged

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Brantford Cancels Park Summer Programming And Day Camps.

Due to the risk associated with large gatherings of people who would be spending long periods of time together the City of Brantford Parks and Recreation Department has made the difficult decision to cancel Harmony Square and neighbourhood parks summer

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