CBC - Health SECOND OPINION | It's war! Debunkers take on Gwyneth Paltrow's GOOP and celebrity pseudoscience 2017-07-22T08:00:14.000000000-04:00 War on GOOP breaks out into the open and a second look at sweetener scare. Read our weekly roundup of eclectic and under-the-radar health and medical science news. The lost art of play: No resilience without risk, says researcher 2017-07-21T19:00:00.000000000-04:00 Parents might want to shield their children from unpleasant experiences but experts say that playing it too safe is actually harmful. Yemen cholera outbreak to spread with monsoon rains, 600,000 cases expected 2017-07-21T10:53:22.000000000-04:00 As Yemen's rainy season begins, the World Health Organization and Oxfam are worried that the country's citizens will be affected by the worst outbreak of cholera in recorded history. 'This case touched us very deeply:' CDC reports contaminated breast pump tied to preterm infant's infection 2017-07-20T16:02:47.000000000-04:00 There are concrete steps women can take to keep breast milk safe, health officials say after a preterm infant developed severe meningitis from mother's milk that became contaminated through a breast pump. 'These are our children': Sexual abuse and suicide rate among Indigenous youth 2017-07-20T15:01:20.000000000-04:00 "People don't talk about it. People hide it." National Microbiology Lab in Winnipeg gets $5M to expand Ebola containment lab 2017-07-20T15:00:04.000000000-04:00 The federal government is putting millions more into Canada's National Microbiology Laboratory in Winnipeg to help detect high-risk infectious diseases such as Ebola and other types of Avian influenza faster. For 1st time, over half of people with HIV taking medications 2017-07-20T09:39:45.000000000-04:00 For the first time in the global AIDS epidemic that has spanned four decades and killed 35 million people, more than half of all those infected with HIV are on drugs to treat the virus, the United Nations said in a new report. 'I was actually offended': Man on Indigenous cancer therapies initially told oncologist wouldn't monitor him 2017-07-20T07:00:00.000000000-04:00 A terminal cancer patient in Saskatchewan believes his choice to be treated using traditional Indigenous medicines rather than chemotherapy was initially disrespected by a specialist in the province, which has since taken action. 1 in 3 dementia cases are potentially preventable, report says 2017-07-20T00:15:00.000000000-04:00 Dementia may be viewed as unavoidable, but one in three cases could be prevented through lifestyle and social changes, a new review suggests. Manufacturer urges standards for wire bristle barbecue brushes 2017-07-19T17:20:55.000000000-04:00 A Canadian manufacturer says safety standards need to be imposed on wire bristle barbecue brushes sold in this country.