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An Even More Inconvenient Truth? (Part 2)
In the January issue of Common Ground magazine, this column addressed the report released late in 2006 by the United
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An Even More Inconvenient Truth? (Part 1)
An Inconvenient Truth is a superb documentary, and well worth seeing, if you haven’t already. You might get the DVD
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Vegetarian (Vegan) Holiday Meals
During the holidays, young people return from college, relatives arrive from near and far, and we connect with seldom seen
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Baked Potato Bounty
On crisp autumn days, we welcome our return to a warm home. It increases our pleasure to be greeted by
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Beauty Outside, Beauty In
From — and even within — our fair city of Vancouver, we can experience peace and tranquility and be immersed
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Wind Beneath Your Wings
Do you aspire to a lifestyle that will transport you to a new level of health and vitality? Knowing that
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Aches, Pains and Diet
Stiffness, arthritis, and aching joints: what have these to do with diet? The causes of various forms of arthritis are
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EPA and DHA: Brain Food and Much More
As you read this, a fatty acid called EPA (eicosapentaenoic acid) is helping to regulate your blood pressure, immune system,
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Fine Dining With Health in Mind
Sparkling white soup bowls are placed before us, each with a cluster of exotic salad greens at its centre.  Our
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Canada’s 2006 Food Guide
This fall, HealthCanadawill publish a new and updated food guide. On April 10 at SFU Harbour Centre in downtownVancouver, HealthCanadahosted
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Welcome Back, Sunshine!
Occasionally I have disagreements with an MD friend inHawaiiwho insists that vitamin D is not a vitamin (meaning that it
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Vegetarian and Vegan Diplomacy
As I pass the supermarket tasting booth and the woman giving out chicken samples I say with an insincere smile
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