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Music Meets Medicine: Allison’s Brain

October 14, 2014 2:47 pm
Music Meets Medicine: Allison’s Brain

Robert McMechan and his wife Allison Woyiwada recently released Allison’s Brain, a book they wrote together. It is the story of Allison’s medical journey, from diagnosis to recovery. Woyiwada was diagnosed with a large brain aneurysm in 2011. In a surgery that followed, the aneurysm was clipped. After the procedure, […]

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Pipeline Construction – The Federal Stance

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Pipeline Construction – The Federal Stance

Energy exports, particularly oil and gas, are a key pillar of the Canadian economy, support hundreds of thousands of jobs in Canada and provide great wealth to the nation. With the 2015 Federal election just around the corner, Canadians are focused now more than ever on the three major federal […]

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If I Had $100…I Would Buy These Wines At Vintages

October 10, 2014 4:09 pm
If I Had $100…I Would Buy These Wines At Vintages

This week is all about the TURKEY! So pull out your pen & paper (or your phone) and get ready to make your shopping list of wines to serve with your turkey feast this weekend. We’re covering a lot of geography in this time around – from Sonoma, California to Piedmont, […]

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Why the Mental Health of Girls Needs National Attention

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Why the Mental Health of Girls Needs National Attention

Canadian girls internalize emotional stress and report high rates of depression, psychological distress, anxiety disorders and eating disorders. The recent Maclean’s cover story, entitled Revenge of the Teenage Girl, was too tempting not to read. No doubt they were publishing this in honour of the third International Day of the […]

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