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Ontario Government to Reverse Direction on Autism Program and Provide Families with Needs-Based Support

Posted on 14 August 2019

The Ontario government has decided to change its direction on the province’s autism program and offerfamily’s needs-based support. This is coming after months of protests from parents who called for a reverse of strategy. "Parents were right when they said that autism is a spectrum and that there are different needs for children on the spectrum."  Says Minister of Children, Commu ...

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Winning the lottery ticket might bring your Ex back

Posted on 15 July 2019

Winning the lottery is a dream come true and often bringsa lot of joy to the winner.However, sometimes it may become more of a curse than a blessingand can cause several issues among families and friends too.In one recent event, a Michigan courtordered the husband to pay his ex-wifeUS$15 millionout of theapproximately US$38 millionwhich he won from the lottery. The couple got married bac ...

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The Ministry of Truth: The Biography of George Orwell's 1984

Posted on 06 July 2019

The compelling work of George Orwell in the novel 1984, holds the master key to understanding the modern world. The novel projected the nightmare vision of a future in which the truth had been eclipsed. The story, though decades old, clearly resonate with the despair of people in the presentday. George Orwell is one writer who has influenced a lot of readers in the past century. Avid reader ...

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A new book says ‘Married women are miserable.' This is not true

Posted on 01 July 2019

Freedom of expression enjoyed in many parts of the world does include writing as a way to express one feeling, thought, views and ambitions. An individual’s written thoughts can be publicized as books or other forms of publications. This means that a book can be based on just one’s views, thought, aspirations or how one feels concerning a matter. Since one’s feeling or views might n ...

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Trying to lead a more sustainable lifestyle? Start with your clothes

Posted on 24 June 2019

(NC) More and more fashion brands are making efforts to create their products in sustainable ways. But beyond choosing to buy from environmentally conscious companies, there is a lot we can do to protect the earth by using what’s in our closets already. The reality is that Canadians throw away an average of 37 kilograms of textiles every year, most of which can be reused or recycled. ...

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New Study Reveals That Junk Food Kills Fast

Posted on 22 June 2019

Over the years, research has shown that constant consumption of certain foods can lead to death. The list of these toxic foods is now so long that anyone can hardly keep track. However, everyone sure has a few of them at the back of their mind. For instance, the consumption of nitrates can cause colorectal cancer. Sugar is also bad, artificial sweeteners are even worse, yet most snacks that ...

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I’ve Been Assaulted. What Do I Do Now?

Posted on 16 June 2019

In two previous articles, Have I Been Raped or Not?and Men Can Be Victims, Too., the topics of sexual assault and domestic violence were discussed. These crimes leave people physically and/or emotionally scarred and can change lives in an instant. Fear of retaliation or stigma, embarrassment, confusion, pain, and betrayal are just a few of the emotions associated w ...

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Stay Sun-Safe This Summer

Posted on 09 June 2019

Sun, sea, sand, and summer. It’s like a barbershop quartet of sirens beckoning us to a concert at the beach with their haunting song.You heed the call, and now you’re sitting on the beach watching the waves crash in, feeling the cool breeze, (if there is one) and feeling the warmth of the sun, which has been immortalized by song. It’s all quite wonderful until you remember that you did ...

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Men Can be Victims, Too

Posted on 09 June 2019

Based on surveys, the facts are that most sexual offences are committed by men against women. What may not be quite as evident is that men are abused, too, both physically and sexually, by women. These disruptions of domestic harmony are referred to as Intimate Partner Violence, or IPV. Due to their reluctance to admit the incident ever happened, there are no totally reliable statistics on ex ...

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Here is how to make an all-natural spray that destroys household mould

Posted on 08 June 2019

Have you ever heard about the beneficial properties of mould? Most probably not. For the longest time, moulds have been known as a health hazard. People ignore the fact that it is a fungus, similar to mushroom, mildew and yeast. Mould exists in over a hundred thousand different forms and can be found travelling spore by spoor, indoors and outdoors, in search of food and moisture. The b ...