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Top 10 cities to raise a family in Canada

For a young family, proximity to work and fun venues are not always decisive factors when choosing a new home. Rather, maternity leave, cost of food, median age or the easiness to find good daycare are those who tip the scales. Let’s see the best Canadian cities to raise a ...

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Top ten superstitions in Canada

1. Don’t walk under ladders. The superstition is rather practical, if you think about it, because you could avoid knocking down a carpenter and a bunch of construction tools. However, the superstition originates in the Christian Holy Trinity. The ladder leaning against the wall forms a triangle and going through ...

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Canada’s most diverse cities

It’s no secret that Canada is one of the most welcoming countries in the world when it comes to foreign visitors. Within the country, though, some cities seem to excel in terms of multiculturalism and diversity. According to recent statistics, Metro Vancouver and Toronto lead the way as the most ...

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The most beautiful national parks in Canada

From one ocean to another, Canada is a land of vast and untamed natural beauty. Its national parks attract millions of visitors annually and contribute not only to the country’s international image but also to the economy, by bringing in large revenues from tourism. Banff National Park in Alberta is ...

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11 things that Canada has given the world

1. Insulin as a diabetes treatment was discovered by Frederick Banting, Charles Best and James Collip, after a series of research conducted at the University of Toronto, in 1921. The treatment is used nowadays by millions of patients worldwide. 2. The way that stem cells can be used was first ...

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Canada’s most important holidays

Some holidays are religious, some have emerged from social habits while others mark important moments in history. Regardless of their origin, holidays in Canada are widely respected and celebrated by its residents. New Year’s Day is celebrated on January 1 with huge parties which usually start on December 31 and ...

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Top 10 healthiest places in Canada

Several indicators, such as asthma, diabetes, cancer, smoking rates, access to medical resources, obesity rates, and mental health levels were used in order to determine which are Canada’s healthiest places. 1. York Region in Ontario is Canada’s healthiest area, with an asthma rate of 6.5 percent and a diabetes rate ...

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