Number of wildfires across the country straining resources

Number of wildfires across the country straining resources

Open this photo in the gallery: Annapolis Royal Firefighters Jason Rock and Anthony Lopiandowski spray hot spots in the Birchtown area as they tackle wildfires in Shelburne County, NS on June 3.COMMUNICATIONS NOVA SCOTLAND/Reuters Thousands of provincial firefighters are battling a devastating start to fire season, with hundreds of Canadian soldiers and foreign firefighters rushing … Read more

Alarm for the increase in the number of teenagers addicted to “smart drugs”.

Drug counselors said anxious students contacted them after becoming addicted to smart drugs to cope with the stress of studying for exams

A record number of students and schoolchildren are being treated for addiction to stimulant ‘smart drugs’ that put them at risk for severe anxiety and insomnia, experts have warned. UK Addiction Treatment Group (UKAT), a leading addiction clinic, has responded to calls from thousands of young people seeking help after becoming addicted to tablet computers. … Read more