Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Health-Lifestyles News Advisory as of 5 P.M. ET Thursday, May 9: Health-Lifestyles News Advisory

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Health-Lifestyles News Advisory as of 5 P.M. ET Thursday, May 9: Health-Lifestyles News Advisory

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Thursday, May 10, 2012

5 p.m.

HEALTH-LIFESTYLES NEWS ADVISORY

Here are the Health-Lifestyles stories from The Canadian Press as of 5 p.m. ET. Coverage plans are included when available. Entries are subject to change as news develops. Contact Andrea Baillie at 416-507-2162.

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FDA warns against MS 'liberation' therapy

MS-Liberation-Warning

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning about the so-called 'liberation therapy,' a controversial procedure that proponents claim helps with the symptoms of multiple sclerosis.The FDA is warning health-care professionals and patients that injuries and death have been associated with the use of the experimental procedure. PHOTO. Will be Writethru

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Wickenheiser mixes motherhood and hockey

HKW-Wickenheiser-Motherhood

Hayley Wickenheiser say motherhood saves her from "the disease of me."Hockey could consume her life. There was a time when it did. The captain of the Canadian women's hockey team says her 12-year-old son Noah is the breeze that parts the fog she sometimes finds herself in. PHOTO. Moves Sports and Lifestyle.

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Difficult road for kids of ailing parents

GenY-Caregivers

TORONTO -- On a good day, Thomas Shin only had to change a few diapers when he got home from high school. On a bad day, he'd find himself following a trail of blood to the site of his father's latest fall.Teenage life was always unpredictable for Shin, who began caring for his ailing parent at the age of 12 before doctors had even settled on a diagnosis.

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Women decide household spending: BMO survey

Women-Household-CFOs

OTTAWA -- A new survey suggests that women control the family purse strings no matter who the breadwinner is.The Bank of Montreal says in a new report in advance of Mother's Day that women are the chief financial officers of their households. Moves Business and National. Will be updated

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CDC: Half of young adults get sunburned

US-MED-Sunburn-Study

ATLANTA -- Half of U.S. adults under 30 say they have had a sunburn at least once in the past year, a government survey found -- a sign young people aren't heeding the warnings about skin cancer. …

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