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BOB’S BLOG Case Study of Long-Ago ‘Community Project’

Long-ago battle pitted a large corporation (McDonald’s, the fast food chain,) and their planning allies against a group of citizens.

ALL THINGS CONSIDERED: Discharge still a long way off after VJ Day

In the Malaysian jungle, we didn’t get word of Potsdam Declaration until a couple of days later.

BOB'S BLOG: Twitter still has its doubters

I took a look at a more or less random sample of FYI followers to address the twittering/frittering allegation.

Big deals for travel trade in Orlando

Employees of the hospital and travel industry have a great opportunity coming up to familiarize themselves with the attractions of the Orlando area.

5 easy steps to a healthy summer

Shepell-fgi offers simple advice on how to stay healthy with nutritious food this summer.

ALL THINGS CONSIDERED Reliving thrills through British Archives

Memories come flooding back as Pearson pores over a record of the operations of his RAF squadron transcribed from the National Archives, England.

BOB'S BLOG: 3 issues the politicians have ignored this campaign

Boomers and seniors are interested in many issues, not just pensions and nursing homes. Here are my three picks of issues that matter that aren’t being talked about.

ALL THINGS CONSIDERED: D-Day was the beginning of the end

Although the glorious victories of D-Day didn’t put a finish to the war, it definitely let the enemy know in no uncertain terms that the Allied forces meant business.

BOB’S BLOG: My problems with this provincial campaign

Every time an election is called, any kind of election, like that old dog who wants to hunt, I’ve got this hankering to head out and track down votes or hammer a sign into someone’s lawn. Until now.

Canadian tourism in Florida sets new record

Canadian tourism to Florida set an all-time record in the first quarter of 2014.

Forever Young Information

Canada's Adult Lifestyle Publication

Birders aflutter on Ontario’s South Coast

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It has been said that golf is a good walk spoiled. But birding is “a good walk perfected” - click headline

Brain Health: Chef Mark McEwan donates three recipes that promote brain vigour

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Coffee and Cocoa Rubbed Bison Tenderloin with Blueberry Shallot Chutney / Spinach Salad With Tuna, Radishes And Cara Cara Oranges / Kale, Sausage and Bean Soup - click headline

Women’s Brain Health Initiative recommends Brain Food

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“For many of the risk factors for cognitive decline, nutrition and diet play an important role in either preventing them or reducing their effects,” says Beck, who has joined forces with the Women’s Brain Health Initiative to educate Canadians about the relationship between a healthy diet and a healthy brain. - click headline

Get fit the Snider way

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Fitness gurus and former school teachers Roberta and Phil Snider offer a simple philosophy for better health and fitness: ‘Move more and eat real food - click headline

Heart and Stroke Month; Psych jobs

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Feb 27, 2014 - 1 comments

Mind over matter may be a cliché but it’s one that’s finding traction in the treatment of patients following cardiac events, like heart attack or stroke - click headline

Feeling frisky?

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After a cardiac event “a rough guideline is, if a guy can climb a flight of stairs without feeling winded, post surgery – he's ready.” - click headline

Smart new running watch; easy TV; audiophile-worthy sound

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Roku 3 / Magellan Echo / Klipsch Music Centre KMC 3 - click headline

Pilates video designed for women with incontinence

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Dec 23, 2013 - 5 comments

Trampoline anecdote inspired Toronto pilates instructor to create incontinence exercise DVD - click headline

Energy Crisis!

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With all the extra tasks that women (and some men) take on at this time of the year, how is it possible to maintain health, sanity, vigour and enjoy happy holidays? - click headline

November is Diabetes Month: Insulin may contribute to obesity

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Nov 16, 2013 - 111 comments

Insulin, diet, obesity and type 2 diabetes: uncovering new links / Diabetes drug may improve ovarian cancer survival / Diabetes victims at higher risk for flu, stroke - click headline