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Telling Our Twisted Histories Bannock

Flour, baking powder, a pinch of salt and a bit of water. Beloved and delicious, this traditional fry bread is a staple in Indigenous kitchens, but its colonial roots come with serious health repercussions. This episode is a mouth-watering journey decolonizing the word BANNOCK.
  • 2021
  • 00:19:44
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/28/2021

About Here Explore the history and future of the handshake

During the COVID-19 pandemic, many people have stopped shaking hands and opted for other greetings like the elbow bump or foot tap. In this video, CBC columnist Uytae Lee asks why we ever shook hands – a social norm now turned faux-pas – in the first place.
  • 2020
  • 00:07:03
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 07/14/2021

On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 8 of 8)

On the Coast produced a series of documentaries, interviews and public forums to talk about aging in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. This podcast will take you through the entire series so you can catch anything you missed. Part 8 features more highlights from On the Coast's public forum at the Fountainhead Pub in Vancouver.
  • 2014
  • 00:14:58
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/03/2021

On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 5 of 8)

On the Coast produced a series of documentaries, interviews and public forums to talk about aging in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. This podcast will take you through the entire series so you can catch anything you missed. In Part 5, Dean Malone discusses his attempt to build a LGBT care facility in Vancouver.
  • 2014
  • 00:08:19
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/03/2021

On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 3 of 8)

On the Coast produced a series of documentaries, interviews and public forums to talk about aging in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. This podcast will take you through the entire series so you can catch anything you missed. Part 3 includes Dr. Sylvia Guillemi's story about helping patients into their second and third decade of living with HIV and ...
  • 2014
  • 00:15:27
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 05/03/2021

On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 2 of 8) Classroom Favourites

In the special series Gay and Grey, the team from On the Coast discusses how well Canadian care facilities are meeting the needs of LGBT seniors with Dr. Shari Brotman, and we hear Lisa Christiansen about a lesbian couple finding support from friends.
  • 2014
  • 00:14:56
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/30/2021

On the Coast Gay and Grey (Part 1 of 8)

On the Coast produced a series of documentaries, interviews and public forums to talk about aging in the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community. This podcast will take you through the entire series so you can catch anything you missed. Part 1 includes Stephen Quinn's documentary about former city councillor Alan Herbert.
  • 2014
  • 00:09:27
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 04/30/2021

BBC Documentaries How Safe are My Drugs?

With more people taking a wider range of drugs than ever, Radio 1 DJ B. Traits meets users and dealers to find out how much they know about their drugs, and whether they're safe. Warning: The following program may contain mature subject matter. Viewer discretion is advised.
  • 2014
  • 00:52:09
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 04/23/2021

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Louis Theroux Louis Theroux: Drinking to Oblivion

At a time when alcohol-related deaths are on the rise, Louis investigates the problem of alcoholism. Heading for Europe’s largest liver transplant centre, King’s College Hospital in London, he sees first-hand the critical physical side effects of alcoholism and learns about the challenges doctors, patients and patients’ families face in trying to treat it.
  • 2016
  • 00:58:49
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 03/25/2021

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News in Review - March 2021 Pandemic Leaders: Dr. Theresa Tam and Dr. Bonnie Henry

Throughout the coronavirus pandemic, Canadians have relied on the advice and knowledge of health officers at the provincial and federal level. Of the 14 provincial and national health officers across the country, seven are women. Steering the federal response through this unprecedented time has been Dr. Theresa Tam, Canada’s chief public health officer. She provides advice to the federal minister ...
  • 2021
  • 00:20:21
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/12/2021

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News in Review - February 2021 COVID-19: Testing and Containment

Many infectious disease experts believe Canada should be testing everyone for COVID-19 to find out who is contagious, and not just the people who have symptoms. They say rapid testing may be one of the tools that could help. They’re cheaper, faster and can be used at home. Many countries around the world use rapid tests. But Health Canada has ...
  • 2021
  • 00:18:40
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 03/12/2021

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News in Review - January 2021 COVID-19: A Global Perspective

This report looks at the impact of COVID-19 around the globe. A year after it was first detected in Wuhan, China, the world struggles to get the disease under control and cases continue to increase. Europe has been hard hit in the second wave, with many countries imposing further restrictions on their citizens. Due to its sheer population, India is ...
  • 2020
  • 00:16:06
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/19/2021

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News in Review - January 2021 Vaccine Hesitancy: Appealing to the Moveable Middle

A year after COVID-19 was first identified, it had spread across the globe, resulting in more than 73 million cases and over 1.6 million deaths. Health experts agreed the only way through the pandemic was with a vaccine. Scientists and pharmaceutical companies worldwide began the research. Now, as those groundbreaking vaccines are being distributed, many people are ready and eager ...
  • 2020
  • 00:14:20
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/09/2021

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News in Review - January 2021 COVID-19: The Anti-Mask Movement

Throughout 2020, as the COVID-19 pandemic grew, health authorities looked for ways to contain the spread. One option was to introduce a mask policy, making it mandatory in public places. But that has not sat well with so-called anti-maskers. They refuse to comply, suggesting it is government overreach and an infringement on their personal liberties. That has led to some ...
  • 2020
  • 00:15:46
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/08/2021

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CBC News Looking Back: The Birth of Medicare

Saskatchewan doctors go on strike in 1961 to protest the introduction of medicare.
  • 2000
  • 00:05:04
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/03/2021

News in Review - January 2021 COVID-19: The Race for a Vaccine

COVID-19 was first detected in December 2019 and quickly spread across the globe, infecting more than 75 million people and killing over 1.6 million by the end of the first year. As the disease resurged with a second wave, scientists and medical professionals around the world were in a tight race to develop an effective vaccine. In November 2020, pharmaceutical ...
  • 2020
  • 00:15:17
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 02/01/2021

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News in Review - December 2020 Remembering Joyce Echaquan: Systemic Racism in Canada’s Health Care

Calls for the Quebec government to recognize and address systemic racism within the province were revived by the death of Joyce Echaquan, an Atimatekw woman who filmed as nurses at a hospital in Joliette hurled racist slurs at her before she died. Joyce’s family has announced a lawsuit and a criminal complaint against the hospital. Meanwhile, Quebec premier Francois Legault ...
  • 2020
  • 00:12:51
  • 13-14
  • Added on: 01/08/2021

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About Sex About Sex, Episode 34

Getting ready for tennis, Arun seems shy at the thought of undressing in front of Marcus and revealing one particular part of his body... Warning: The following program may contain mature subject matter and coarse language. Viewer discretion is advised.
  • 2020
  • 00:06:18
  • 18+
  • Added on: 01/04/2021

About Sex About Sex, Episode 23

While playing “Never Have I Ever” with Maddy and Marcus, Arun feels he’ll never ever be ready for sex! Warning: The following program may contain mature subject matter and coarse language. Viewer discretion is advised.
  • 2020
  • 00:05:37
  • 18+
  • Added on: 01/04/2021

About Sex About Sex, Episode 33

Some people watch pornography whenever they feel like being aroused. Others do it from time to time, and some simply don't watch it at all. Depending on the content and the frequency with which it's consumed, pornography can have different impacts on the viewer. Warning: The following program may contain mature subject matter and coarse language. Viewer discretion is advised.
  • 2020
  • 00:07:04
  • 18+
  • Added on: 01/04/2021

About Sex About Sex, Episode 35

Heartbreak is the emotional period that follows the end of a relationship. How you experience heartbreak is influenced by the strength of the feelings you shared, the length of the relationship, or the reasons and manner in which the breakup occurred. Warning: The following program may contain mature subject matter and coarse language. Viewer discretion is advised.
  • 2020
  • 00:07:11
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 01/04/2021

About Sex About Sex, Episode 31

Sexual assault is defined as any act of a sexual nature, whether it involves physical contact or not, to which a person hasn't given consent. It is a criminal act. Without consent, kissing, touching or penetration are all considered sexual assault. Warning: The following program may contain mature subject matter and coarse language. Viewer discretion is advised.
  • 2020
  • 00:08:45
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 01/04/2021

About Sex About Sex, Episode 32

As Rose prepares to go study with a male friend, Julian fights off his feelings of jealousy and learns to trust Rose. Warning: The following program may contain mature subject matter and coarse language. Viewer discretion is advised.
  • 2020
  • 00:06:50
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 01/04/2021

About Sex About Sex, Episode 30

Having met a possible first sex partner at a party, Arun wonders if taking something will help to calm down. Warning: The following program may contain mature subject matter and coarse language. Viewer discretion is advised.
  • 2020
  • 00:06:54
  • 18+
  • Added on: 01/04/2021

About Sex About Sex, Episode 29

In Canada, voluntary termination of pregnancy, also known as abortion, is a legal medical act. It's free and accessible at various health facilities. Warning: The following program may contain mature subject matter and coarse language. Viewer discretion is advised.
  • 2020
  • 00:07:20
  • 15-17
  • Added on: 01/04/2021