Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Health-Lifestyles News Advisory as of 5 P.M. ET Monday, Nov. 3

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Health-Lifestyles News Advisory as of 5 P.M. ET Monday, Nov. 3

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Health-Lifestyles News Advisory


Monday, Nov. 3, 2014

5 p.m.


Here are the Health-Lifestyles-Travel stories from The Canadian Press as of 5 p.m. ET. Entries are subject to change as news develops. Questions can go to Andrea Baillie at 416-507-2162.


Hospital challenging human DNA patents


TORONTO -- A Canadian hospital is launching a court challenge with the ultimate goal of invalidating patents on human genes, saying such protection can adversely affect the health of patients and boost the country's health-care costs.Lawyers for the Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, or CHEO, were in the process early Monday of filing the challenge in Federal Court in Ottawa, arguing that genes and other segments of the human genome should not be subject to patents for commercial or any other purposes. PHOTO. Will be updated. Moves National and Lifestyles.


Hockey families score with new cookbook


TORONTO -- Two hockey moms who have written a new cookbook are hoping young athletes will improve their diets when they read about what the pros eat. Erin Phillips, who is married to Ottawa Senators defenceman Chris Phillips, teamed up with recipe developer and food stylist Korey Kealey to write "The Ultimate Cookbook for Hockey Families," focusing on the foods that players need to fuel themselves for optimum performance. By Lois Abraham. With Recipes. PHOTOS.


Celeb-packed funeral held for Oscar de la Renta


NEW YORK -- From Hillary Rodham Clinton to Hugh Jackman to Mikhail Baryshnikov, luminaries of the fashion, entertainment and media worlds packed a Manhattan church on Monday for the private funeral of legendary fashion designer Oscar de la Renta.Clinton and her daughter, Chelsea, joined actors Jackman and Matthew Broderick, newswomen Barbara Walters, Diane Sawyer (with husband Mike Nichols) and Andrea Mitchell, dance great Baryshnikov, and designers Diane von Furstenberg, Ralph Lauren, Michael Kors, Donna Karan and Tommy Hilfiger at the Church of St. Ignatius Loyola on Manhattan's Upper East Side, along with Vogue editor Anna Wintour, photographer Annie Leibovitz, and supermodel Karlie Kloss. PHOTO. Also moved Entertainment.


Red Lobster goes back into its shell


NEW YORK -- It turns out people go to Red Lobster for the seafood.The struggling chain on Monday plans to announce another revamped menu that removes dishes including Spicy Tortilla Soup and a Wood-Grilled Pork Chop, while tacking on more dishes featuring lobster. The non-seafood dishes had been added by the chain's previous owner, Darden Restaurants Inc., in hopes of attracting people who don't like seafood as sales declined.


Mormon Temple a tourist draw in Cardston



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