Diabetes drug found to contain cancer-causing carcinogen: Health Canada | CTV News

A drug used to control high blood sugar for people with type 2 diabetes has been found to contain cancer-causing carcinogens outside the country, Health Canada said.
— À lire sur winnipeg.ctvnews.ca/mobile/diabetes-drug-found-to-contain-cancer-causing-carcinogen-health-canada-1.4719064

As Vaping Replaces Tobacco BC Proposes New Legislation – Food, Drugs, Healthcare, Life Sciences – Canada

This month, the British Columbia Health Minister announced plans to introduce legislation that will increase the BC’s provincial tax on vaping products from 7% to 20%. Canada Food, Drugs, Healthcare, Life Sciences Fasken 6 Dec 2019
— À lire sur www.mondaq.com/canada/x/872220/Healthcare/As+Vaping+Replaces+Tobacco+BC+Proposes+New+Legislation

​Vaping ain’t doing your lungs any good, may result in serious scarring of tissues – The Economic Times

Electronic cigarettes are sold as safer alternatives to traditional tobacco products.
— À lire sur m.economictimes.com/magazines/panache/vaping-aint-doing-your-lungs-any-good-may-result-in-serious-scarring-of-tissues/amp_articleshow/72382584.cms

SpaceX to Launch Critical Crew Dragon In-Flight Abort Test No Earlier Than Jan. 4 | Space

The private spaceflight company SpaceX will launch a critical launch escape system test for its Crew Dragon spaceship to no earlier than Jan. 4, NASA announced Friday (Dec. 6).
— À lire sur www.space.com/amp/spacex-crew-dragon-in-flight-abort-test-launch-delay.html

Is being in space hard on your brain? UVic scientist wants to find out | Powell River Peak

An all-Canadian research team led by a University of Victoria neuroscientist is spending a week in a simulated Mars habitat in Hawaii in hopes of solving a problem for NASA. The researchers are . . .
— À lire sur www.prpeak.com/is-being-in-space-hard-on-your-brain-uvic-scientist-wants-to-find-out-1.24029322

The Weather Network – NASA’s Sun-diving spacecraft maps out surprising solar wind science

Diving nearer to the Sun than any spacecraft before, the Parker Solar Probe is showing that the solar wind is far more complex than we thought
— À lire sur www.theweathernetwork.com/ca/news/article/nasas-sun-diving-spacecraft-maps-out-surprising-solar-wind-science

Get ready for the most active meteor shower of the year

It’s that time of the year again, when the night sky lights up with meteors as part of the Geminid meteor shower.This year, the meteor shower runs from Dec. 4 to Dec. 17, peaking on the night of Dec. 13 to 14, when roughly 150 meteors per hour can be seen from a clear, dark-sky location.The Geminids
— À lire sur ca.news.yahoo.com/amphtml/ready-most-active-meteor-shower-090035646.html

Player grades: Brilliant Edmonton Oilers power play sticks knife deep into Los Angeles Kings – Edmonton Journal

Player grades: Brilliant Edmonton Oilers power play sticks knife deep into Los Angeles Kings – Edmonton Journal
— À lire sur edmontonjournal.com/sports/hockey/nhl/cult-of-hockey/player-grades-brilliant-edmonton-oilers-power-play-sticks-knife-deep-into-los-angeles-kings/amp

Disney announces new ‘Star Wars’ hotel to open in 2021 – National | Globalnews.ca

The ‘Star Wars: Galactic Starcruiser’ hotel is expected to open its doors at Walt Disney World Florida in 2021.
— À lire sur globalnews.ca/news/6264209/disney-announces-star-wars-hotel-galactic-starcruiser-2021/amp/

Ryan Reynolds brings back infamous ‘Peloton wife’ for cheeky new gin ad – Vancouver Sun

Ryan Reynolds brings back infamous ‘Peloton wife’ for cheeky new gin ad – Vancouver Sun
— À lire sur vancouversun.com/entertainment/celebrity/ryan-reynolds-brings-back-infamous-peloton-wife-for-cheeky-new-gin-ad/amp

15 killed in Iraqi capital as gunmen open fire in public square

Gunmen in cars opened fire Friday in Baghdad’s Khilani Square. leaving at least 15 people dead and 60 wounded, Iraqi security and medical officials said. At least two of the dead were policemen.
— À lire sur beta.ctvnews.ca/national/world/2019/12/6/1_4719234.html

Canada made deal with the devil by supporting anti-Israel resolution: former U.S. ambassador to UN – National Post

Canada made deal with the devil by supporting anti-Israel resolution: former U.S. ambassador to UN – National Post
— À lire sur nationalpost.com/news/canada-made-deal-with-the-devil-by-supporting-anti-israel-resolution-former-u-s-ambassador-to-un/amp

Could more U.S.-Canada trade trouble be on the way? Trump says he ‘may have to do something’ after NATO summit – National Post

Could more U.S.-Canada trade trouble be on the way? Trump says he ‘may have to do something’ after NATO summit – National Post
— À lire sur nationalpost.com/news/world/trump-trudeau-trade-nato-defence-spending/amp

4 dead, including suspect, in shooting at Florida naval base – National | Globalnews.ca

The Naval Air Station in Pensacola said in a Facebook post that its gates were secured following reports of a shooting.
— À lire sur globalnews.ca/news/6262762/active-shooter-naval-air-station-pensacola-in-florida/amp/