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It’s that time of year again: ugly sweaters, work parties and eggnog latte-fuelled exam cramming. Grab your wooliest coat and catch one of our top five must-see gigs.
1) For 10 years, Toronto’s The Flatliners have been making punk music that mixes the intensity of ’90s skate punk with a classic approach to songwriter. The four-piece play a hometown show at The Opera House on Dec. 14. Ticket info here.
2) Moncton, N.B.’s punk-influeced hard rock group, the Motorleague play a hometown show on Dec. 15 at Plan B. Ticket info here.
40 per cent would give incomplete advice
After searching the Internet in a hypothetical emergency, a surprising proportion of college students fail to discover that emergency contraception can be purchased without a prescription, according to a new study. Researchers from Northwestern University asked about 200 college students to search the Internet and then advise a friend who called them late at night asking how to avoid pregnancy from unprotected sex. Only two-thirds recommended emergency contraception like plan B and less than 40 per cent suggested the easiest option—purchasing it over-the-counter at a pharmacy. Some suggested “wash genitals,” or “pregnancy test.” In Canada, plan B is available in pharmacies without prescriptions in all provinces except Quebec. For more, see MyHealthNewsDaily.