Best Health Magazine, November/December 2008; photo: Masterfile
If the price of produce at your supermarket has you panicking, it’s time to visit your local farmers’ market-and here are just a few reasons why.
Canadian smokers will notice their cigarette packages have gotten a bit of a gruesome makeunder as the new, mandatory labelling’covering three-quarters of the package’has taken effect.The new packaging features graphic images such as cancerous mouths, and an emaciated Barb Tarbox, dying of lung cancer. (Tarbox died at age 42 after years of being an anti-smoking […]
New research shows that bisphenol A can alter the normal activity of genes in non-cancerous breast cells so that they act similar to highly-aggressive tumour cells. In an article in today’s Globe and Mail, Shanaz Dairkee, the study’s lead author is quoted as saying the reaction "is highly supportive of the concept that overexposure to […]
When it comes to building muscle, staying energized and keeping hunger at bay, nothing beats protein’but figuring out just how much you need can be tricky
Savour the cool, refreshing flavour of cucumbers with this collection of cucumber recipes