Category Archives: Health and wellness

MB cosmetic pesticide ban leads to dandelion infestation plus info on more natural alternatives

Delineations in a Winnipeg park. Randall Paull/Global News https://globalnews.ca/news/5367221/manitoba-cosmetic-pesticide-ban-leads-to-dandelion-infestation/ Comments Dandelions bring nutrients up from the deeper soil. The rabbits eat them on my front lawn and a fake owl plus our cats let out peridically keep the rabbits out … Continue reading

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How the U.S. EPA is Changing its Mercury Policy – IISD Experimental Lakes Area

https://www.iisd.org/ela/blog/commentary/u-s-epa-changing-mercury-policy/

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Locally produced and meat alternatives. Are they responsible and healthy options?

Andertoons It makes sense sometimes to buy local and other times not so much. There needs to be a balance and sometimes compromises need to be made. I go into this more below. There is many meat alternatives available now … Continue reading

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NEW FEDERAL-PROVINCIAL RULES WILL ALLOW ‘INEVITABLE’ RELEASE OF ‘TREATED’ WASTE WATER FROM TOXIC TAR SANDS TAILINGS

FULL STORY: GLOBE AND MAIL @GLOBEANDMAIL Ottawa, Alberta eye looser rules for releasing oil-sands wastewater JEFF LEWIS ENVIRONMENT REPORTER PUBLISHED MAY 20, 2019 UPDATED MAY 20, 2019 @JEFFALEWIS1 Wikipedia — Commentary If the toxic tailings are dried and water treated … Continue reading

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Antidepressant withdrawal ‘hits millions’ – BBC News

https://www.bbc.com/news/health-45717465 Commentary Older article but still very concerning if verified by more by peer reviewed reserach. Many cases of people with severe depression or related mental health issues committing serious crimes or more often suicide but also stories of those … Continue reading

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Strengthening the human immune system

Mar 1 2019 – Kevin Yaworski – Volunteer Public Advocate — Healthy options to boost the human immune system. There is a ongoing debate about influenza flu shots and if they should be in the same category as well trusted … Continue reading

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Anti-vaccine group launches billboard campaign in Toronto and surrounding area

The billboards are in a number of locations around the city, including outside of Toronto’s Eaton Centre (pictured). J.P. MOCZULSKI/THE GLOBE AND MAIL — CARLY WEEKS – The Globe and Mail FEB 26, 2019 https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-anti-vaccine-group-launches-billboard-campaign-in-toronto-and/ — Commentary — The problem … Continue reading

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