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Burger of the Week: Spicy Jalapeño and Bacon Cheeseburger

August 27, 2014 2:30 pm
Burger of the Week: Spicy Jalapeño and Bacon Cheeseburger

Happy Burger Day! That’s right, today is a day to celebrate the existence of a juicy, delicious patty, topped any way you please. What are your favourite burger toppings? Here at OLM, we prefer a burger with a kick. So to celebrate Burger Day, we are adding toppings that will […]

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Emmy Awards Recap

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Emmy Awards Recap

Did you watch the 66th annual Emmy Awards on Monday night? We were tuned in from the red carpet to the finale. The fabulous fashion and the hilarious hosting job by SNL-alum Seth Meyers made for a fantastic evening of entertainment. We were ecstatic to see that some of our […]

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Canada Slow to Respond to Prescription Opioid Crisis

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Canada Slow to Respond to Prescription Opioid Crisis

In my first career as a pharmacist, I worked in more than 30 pharmacies across Nova Scotia, filling more than 100,000 prescriptions between 1990 and 1995. Some of these were for strong painkillers called opioids–drugs like morphine and oxycodone, which are chemically and biologically very similar to heroin. Back then, […]

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Just How Many Servings of Fruits and Vegetables Should We Eat a Day?

August 26, 2014 2:00 pm
Your nutrition plays a big part in your vision care as well.

Digesting the evidence Many organizations cook up recommendations for the number of fruit and vegetable servings you should eat every day.  Well known examples include Canada’s Food Guide which says you need roughly seven to 10 servings, the American Heart Association which recommends eight to 10 and the Harvard School of […]

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