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Your Good Health: Purpura spots appear as skin begins to get thinner

Your Good Health: Purpura spots appear as skin begins to get thinner

Many people in their 80s have a condition called “solar purpura.” The skin on the hands, wrists and arms is damaged by sun exposure and easily bruises.
June 6: Your Daily Horoscope

June 6: Your Daily Horoscope

Thursday, June 6th ARIES (March 21 - April 20): Speak your mind today and don’t worry in the slightest what other people might think about your views and opinions.
See a goofy-looking bird on the ground? It's likely a baby and it's fine, experts say

See a goofy-looking bird on the ground? It's likely a baby and it's fine, experts say

ST. JOHN'S, N.L. — It's fledgling season, a time when animal rescue experts say they are inundated with calls about goofy-looking birds stumbling around on the ground.
Eric Akis: Teriyaki chicken stir-fry is quick and tasty

Eric Akis: Teriyaki chicken stir-fry is quick and tasty

Serve this tasty — and quick — chicken dish with an Asian-style broccoli salad.
Helen Chesnut's Garden Notes: Many new cosmos to choose from

Helen Chesnut's Garden Notes: Many new cosmos to choose from

Over the years many new varieties of cosmos have emerged, with colours branching into yellow and apricot.
Life as a teen without social media isn't easy. These families are navigating adolescence offline

Life as a teen without social media isn't easy. These families are navigating adolescence offline

The experiences of two families show the rewards and pitfalls of trying to avoid social media in a world that is saturated by it.
Ask Lisi: Cat sitter in a tough situation when pet is injured

Ask Lisi: Cat sitter in a tough situation when pet is injured

Owner was beyond grateful to the vet and the neighbour for taking care of her pet. She has reimbursed everyone, and this story has a happy ending.
Your Good Health: High troponin levels follow food poisoning

Your Good Health: High troponin levels follow food poisoning

A troponin level is a standard blood test usually used to evaluate patients for heart attacks.
June 5: Your Daily Horoscope

June 5: Your Daily Horoscope

Wednesday, June 5th ARIES (March 21 - April 20): Social activities will go well for you now that the new moon is approaching, so if you have not yet made any plans then do so immediately.
Your Good Health: Restless legs syndrome is often misdiagnosed

Your Good Health: Restless legs syndrome is often misdiagnosed

Restless leg syndrome is usually worse at night and associated with an unpleasant sensation that is relieved by movement.