Want to be healthy? Eat Real Food!!
Ultra-processed foods are killing us. They make us fat and more prone to disease.
Of course nobody ever thought spray cheese, chicken nuggets and chocolate cereal were great dietary sources. Judging… Continue reading
Supplementary Care vs. Pharmacare
Now that our election is three months behind us, we can look back on one of the election promises, of the Liberals, NDP and Green Party, Pharmacare. The promise is free prescription drugs for everyone… Continue reading
There Is Life after Death: Microbes
This article is dedicated to a few friends and aquaintences who strongly believe in the afterlife; the romantic notion of living past lives as different people and looking forward to the next life adventure… Continue reading
The Germs That Love Diet Soda
There are lots of reasons to avoid processed foods. They’re often packed with sugar, fat and salt, and they tend to lack certain nutrients critical to health, like fiber. And now, new research suggests… Continue reading
No Magic Formula Will Get You to 100
Several years ago, a geologist named Anatoli Brouchkov harvested some bacteria that had survived in the Arctic permafrost for eons. When the bacteria were injected into female mice, the compound seemed to… Continue reading