• New blood test could detect 20 types of cancer

    New blood test could detect 20 types of cancer0

    A new blood test now under development can help detect 20 kinds of cancer, according to trials underway at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute. In trials, the test correctly identified 32% of patients with stage-one disease and 76% of those with stage-two disease, the institute announced. Breast, colorectal and lung cancers were among those detected in

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  • New Age Performance Launches Marvel Superheroes Mouthpieces

    New Age Performance Launches Marvel Superheroes Mouthpieces0

    Performance mouthpiece manufacturing pioneer New Age Performance, in collaboration with comic giant MARVEL, recently launched a limited-edition collection of SuperHero mouthpieces. The epic tie-up that offers The Punisher, Hulk, Ironman, Captain America, Deadpool, and Spiderman mouthpieces is already a sales success with a huge number of orders pouring in. With MARVEL in its court, New Age Performance

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  • Possible Canadian cases of vaping illnesses being investigated: health officer

    Possible Canadian cases of vaping illnesses being investigated: health officer0

    Canada’s chief public health officer says at least three reports of potential vaping-related illnesses are being investigated, but she doesn’t consider any to be confirmed. Theresa Tam says one of the cases comes from London, Ont., where a teen who used e-cigarettes daily suffered a severe case of pulmonary illness. Officials with the Middlesex-London Health

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  • A Fitness Accessory You Never Knew You Needed

    A Fitness Accessory You Never Knew You Needed0

    Gyms and fitness studios across North America, and even around the world for that matter, are now equipped with the latest equipment that promises to keep you in shape.  However, what’s interesting these days is the growing number of fitness enthusiasts who are sporting mouthpiece technology during their workouts. This is certainly a new trend

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  • Employer kindness can improve performance and mental health

    Employer kindness can improve performance and mental health0

    If pay raises and reduced hours are not options at the moment for employers, there are other ways to help improve employees’ mental health and performance — including small gestures of kindness. A study from Penn State University, in State College, PA, found that a simple gesture of kindness from employers, in the form of

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