Links roundup: August 15

From the BBC, one writer is trying to spend an entire month without buying anything that is made of or packaged in plastic.From Eat.Drink.Better, 5 ways to launch a local foods campaign in your community.From The Walrus, an in-depth look at the health risks associated with cellphones.From CBC, a look at toxic chemicals in common […]

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Best Health Wire: The top stories from around the web on our radar this week

Trans fatYou’re eating more than you think. ‘ TIMEALS Ice Bucket ChallengeWhy it might be bad for you. ‘ Maclean’sDiabetes and distressThe link between the disease and emotional distress. ‘ The Toronto StarThe e-cigarette debateWhy WHO thinks indoor use should be banned. ‘ The Globe and MailReworking memoryIt’s not just science fiction anymore. ‘ The […]