Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Calgary's Only Private, All-Boys School Set To Open This Fall

Posted in Education 8/5/2015

"... With a long track record of educational innovation and excellence as a teacher, administrator and coach, Brent Devost is at it again. This time, turning his focus to the newly established North Point School for Boys. The only all-boys, private school in our city has a unique mandate: to help boys love learning. ..."

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Will Dana, Rolling Stone Managing Editor, Leaving Magazine In Aftermath Of Retracted Rape Story

Posted in Sexual Abuse 8/5/2015

"... Dana's departure comes on the heels of three University of Virginia graduates filing a lawsuit against Rolling Stone and the debunked article's author. The three men, George Elias IV, Stephen Hadford and Ross Fowler, filed suit U.S. District Court in New York. They are also suing Rolling Stone's publisher, Wenner Media. ..."

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When Men Are The Victims Of Domestic Violence

Posted in Domestic Violence 8/5/2015

"... Men are the victims in about 10% of all domestic violence cases. Because women, not men, are much more often the victims of domestic violence, and because this issue challenges the notion of men being stronger than women, the topic can be a sensitive one to discuss. ..."

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How To Overcome The Top 5 Fitness Barriers

Posted in Fitness 8/4/2015

"... Sticking to a regular exercise schedule isn't easy. After all, there are plenty of potential hindrances — time, boredom, injuries, self-confidence. But these issues don't need to stand in your way. ..."

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Where's The Mental Health First Aid Kit?

Posted in Mental Health 8/4/2015

"... We're seeing new resources in the workplace when it comes to First Aid. Next to the metal box with a red cross are defibrillators to treat heart attacks and workplace classes to instruct employees on how to use the devices properly. But there's a gap in mental health and substance use that is ignored and simply seems too complex. ..."

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Clinical Dietitian Suggests Tips To Help Parents Ensure Healthy Nutrition For Children

Posted in Nutrition 8/4/2015

"... Back to school means getting back into a routine that helps students achieve success in the new school year. Start the year off on solid footing by making good nutrition part of your child's schedule. Multiple studies have shown that good nutrition, improved hydration and proper sleep play a huge role in academic success. ..."

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