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  1. Apr. 12, 2019Voucher programs can help leverage participation in new sport opportunities Wide angle view of Milton velodrome

    Cities that want to get the best use of sport facilities built to host novel events might want to give out vouchers for free trials to spectators.

  2. Mar. 28, 2019Virtual reality games could recalibrate neurological disordersChild looking through VR goggles while others look on

    Playing games in virtual reality (VR) could be a key tool in treating people with neurological disorders such as autism, schizophrenia and Parkinson’s disease.

  3. Mar. 25, 2019Surge in cannabis use among youth preceded legalization in CanadaYoung woman smoking cannabis

    National discussions on cannabis legalization, along with increased access to medical marijuana, may have encouraged more high school students to consume the drug years before it became legal in Canada.

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