Articles

100 & counting…

Stats Can tells us the coming years will bring more & more centenarians. I have the privilege of knowing a very special one...

Bringing Our Hands Together

Welcome to Free-For-All-Friday, that beloved blog day in which I often digress from the book the LOL is currently reading to discuss anything else I feel like chatting about. And today I'm talking strangers meeting over words and wishes...

How Doctors are Like Dogs

I love it when friends send me links to stuff I might like to read, but when Jodi connected me to a blog post by a woman bemoaning the fact doctors should be more like dogs, as a writer--and the wife of a physician--I just...

Bigger for Baby Isn’t Best

A new study by the British Medical Journal shows that dieting while pregnant may be just what the doctor ordered for some expectant moms. Read all about it and how a local, Kelowna woman keeps her lean, mean pregnant machine in order on this week's...

Pharmacists Feel the Love

My husband trusts me implicitly. My friends trust me completely. My kids, well, they're not so sure I don't try to trick them once in a while...

Juicy News: Fruit is Fine

Visions of plump cherries dancing in my head, I did a little picking and found an archived article by Leslie Beck, nutritionist and Globe and Mail columnist, touting the benefits of fruit. Despite some diets denouncing sugar of any kind - even naturally occurring -...