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    The way we wash our clothes today is different than in the past, and it's making it easier for bacteria to call your washing machine home.
    Mar 2, 2018
  • Natural remedies recommended for fall
    Holistic pharmacist Sherry Torkos is seeing more patients look for natural health options this fall.
    Sep 28, 2015
  • Separating fact from fiction when it comes to cures for the common cold
    There are many old wives tales and secret family recipes for beating the cold and flu. But is there any truth behind them? Pharmacist and author of Th Canadian Encyclopedia of Natural Medicine, Sherry Torkos, joined Global's Morning News to separate fact from fiction.
    Dec 2, 2015
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  • It’s flu season, Winnipeg – and cold, stomach bug and head lice season. Here’s how to help avoid them
    Flu season is right around the corner, and with the kids back in classrooms, there's a greater chance they could catch a bug or two at school.
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  • Waterloo Region reports first case of influenza for the 2021-22 flu season
    As COVID-19 mandates around masking are being lifted in the province, Waterloo Region reported its first case of influenza on Monday for this 2021-22 season. 
    Mar 21
  • COVID-19: 1 new case in Northumberland; Central East Correctional Centre outbreak at 1 inmate case
    The health unit's active COVID-19 cases stand at 17 as of Tuesday afternoon, down from 20 reported 24 hours earlier.
    Jun 15, 2021
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  • Sunscreen pills won’t protect you from a sunburn: FDA
    Commissioner Dr. Scott Gottlieb of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) released a statement saying companies are misleading consumers about sunscreen pills.
    May 24, 2018
  • Got the flu over Christmas? So did thousands of Canadians, updated numbers show
    If you were bedridden and sick over Christmas and into New Year’s, turns out you were not alone: the latest update on flu cases shows influenza swept Canada by the end of 2016.
    Jan 11, 2017
  • October 6 on the Global Edmonton Morning News
    The Morning News on Global Edmonton - With Shaye Ganam and Jennifer Crosby.
    Oct 6, 2011
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