SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileNearly one in five Canadian adults about 4.6 million people between the ages of 20 and 79 has high blood pressure, Statistics Canada reported Wednesday.The study was based on automated measurements of blood pressure and self reported use of blood pressure medication, the department said in its publication Health Reports.Previous research has identified hypertension as a risk factor for heart, stroke and other vascular diseases and is also a major cause of disability and death.Read more:Blood pressure stats report:If you have high blood pressure, what do you do to control it? Take our poll.Do you have high blood pressure?(polls)(This poll is not scientific. It is based on readers’ votes.)Internet freedom: Should government have the ability to shut down the internet?The Egyptian government shut down access to the internet and the country’s cellphone data network early Friday, according to media reports. Internet and cellphone data service was unavailable throughout the country, making it impossible for news of the protests.
Sure. They convenient and they give you cash back which they charge as part of their fee to the store which raises your prices which saps the whole economy in a devious way with no room for price signals. But they super convenient, for sure. Plus, since they are both so heavily present to you, you are more likely to go and buy at least one, or even both, of their products. If you dont buy their products already, they arent losing any business regardless. They can only stand to make a profit.
Greek Goddess of Mythology: Spirituality and Return to Its RootsSophia’s third part of life concerns have to do with the death, divinity, or mortality of our own religious beliefs and faith. Now is the time we instinctively come to pray more, as we lose more of our loved ones, who pass on or suffer from terrible illnesses. Women are usually the more devoted parishioners in this part of their lives, but the clergy is still mostly male.
Everyone in our taste test could tell the difference between the Cadbury Dairy Milk and Hershey’s milk chocolate. They used terms like “harder”, “more bitter”, and “not as rich” to describe Hershey’s, even when they liked it. None of the tasters selected it as their favourite of the three samples and two said they would not choose to eat it at all..
People are horrible at parsing out which media is valid from that which is outright false. This is why anti vaxxers have gotten more prolific since the Internet came about. This is why those email chains grandparents send out, containing absurd claims, go around.