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The Halifax Mooseheads do yoga to help with mental and physical relaxation before the playoffs in spring 2019.

Hockey and yoga: there is space for both

Aggression is common in men’s hockey and introducing yoga has become part of a larger conversation

Feb 13, 2020

Dr. Souvik Mitra is a neonatologist at the IWK Health Centre.

Halifax researcher seeks 'one unified treatment' for heart condition in preterm babies

Patent ductus arteriosus affects about half of extremely premature babies — and there's no national treatment practice

Feb 3, 2020

Halifax Transit driver Darrell Spurr said brightening someone's day is like watching them unwrap a Christmas present.

Life's an open road for this Halifax bus driver

'If you’re tense all your life, you’re not going to have a very long life'

Feb 2, 2020

Photo illustration of a woman wearing a medical mask.

Should you be wearing a medical mask? Health officials say no

Health officials say medical masks won’t protect you from coronavirus

Jan 30, 2020

Eggplant, steaming hot from the oven.

New kosher cooking class invites you to take a bite out of Jewish culture

The food industry has seen a surge in kosher food, and this new cooking series explores what keeping kosher is really like

Jan 28, 2020

NSHA says regular testing and safe-sex practices are effective  ways to prevent syphilis.

Syphilis infections in the province are on the rise. Is there a strategy to fight it?

Researcher and Halifax Sexual Health Clinic push to normalize blood-borne STI testing

Jan 27, 2020

Eight nurses were exposed to synthetic THC at the East Coast Forensic Hospital in Burnside.

Exposure to synthetic drug sends nurses to the doctor

Nurses at forensic hospital report safety issues, some refuse work

Jan 25, 2020