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If you bought Tragically Hip merchandise online to show support of the band and raise cash to help fight brain cancer, we may have some bad news. It may not be legit.
Hip guitarist Rob Baker tweeted about the fakes this week, and urged fans to be wary of fraudsters.
What insurance doesn’t cover
Wendy Soczek survived after her husband set her on fire. But then insurance wouldn’t cover damage to the home.
It’s not the first story about how insurance rules can mean a real disadvantage to people in situations of domestic violence.
After Soczek’s story was published, the insurance company offered to settle.
Good news about butter …
Some cardiologists want to make something clear: Saturated fat does not clog your arteries, cause heart disease or give you Type 2 diabetes. Cheese. Steak. Butter. It’s all OK, they say.
Docs say your best bet for heart health is laying off refined carbs, going for walks and checking your stress level. The findings about saturated fats remain controversial, but they’ve concluded there is no proven link to heart disease.
… but bad news about your sushi
Sushi, ceviche, tartare: Delicious, right? Except there’s a catch: parasitic worms. Reported cases in B.C. are at an all-time high, and many cases go unreported because worms can incubate in your gut for up to six months.
If this isn’t traumatizing enough, there’s some video of all of this.