Category Archives: Life

Two gay penguins become dads Life

Compiled by Andrew Millichamp Two homosexual emperor penguins at the Odense Zoo in Denmark are dads after hatching an abandoned egg. A few years ago the keepers at the Odense Zoo noticed the two male penguins had become a couple. The penguins have tried to become parents before, by disturbing other pairs and trying to

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Bowel symptoms misdiagnosed, survey shows Life

By Stacey Thompson A recent survey by the Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation of Canada shows Irritable Bowel Disease (IBD) is not diagnosed quickly enough. The Impact of IBD Survey found 71 per cent of people surveyed said they had waited for more than six months for a diagnosis after experiencing symptoms, 45 per cent waited

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Governor General opens Sunnybrook research centre Life

By Sarah MacDonald and Jessy Bains Governor General David Johnston appeared at Sunnybrook Hospital in Toronto for the opening of Centre for Research in Image-Guided Therapeutics. The facility will help with innovative work in an effort to diagnose and treat diseases in a cost effective manner. The two floor research facility will also open the

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