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Lies, scams and snake oil cures are spreading faster than the virus

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Lies, scams and snake oil cures are spreading faster than the virus

Our latest column from William Thomas As we prematurely open up our economy, thereby risking a second and more deadly wave, it’s important to remain optimistic. I mean look at all the businesses that are thriving in this new and very nervous COVID-19 world–home wine delivery, landscaping companies, Netflix, Amazon, grocery stores, price gougers, money […]

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Digital literacy program flips the script with teens teaching adults

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Digital literacy program flips the script with teens teaching adults

Knowing how to navigate new technology and the online world is incredibly useful today, allowing us to access product reviews, communicate with friends and family, and find endless hours of entertainment. It’s a skill that young people have in spades, having grown up in a digital world. A new community program is hoping to make […]

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The incredible story of the green egg

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The incredible story of the green egg

We all want to feed our families nutritious meals that are simple to make and affordable. Bonus points if the dish is fun to prepare and environmentally friendly. When preparing meals the whole family will love, a great option is using Canadian eggs. They are a fresh, local, high-quality ingredient available in all grocery stores […]

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Pain: What is it and how should you treat it?

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Pain: What is it and how should you treat it?

We’ve all experienced pain before. From stubbing our toes to major accidents, there are two main types of pain: acute and chronic. Knowing the type of pain that you are experiencing is important when it comes to treating it. Acute pain This type of pain is generally in response to something: a cut, broken bone, […]

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Preparing for the next decade of disruption in agriculture

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Preparing for the next decade of disruption in agriculture

A new agricultural revolution is underway, as we enter an era where advanced technologies are transforming the way operations will run in the future. At the same time, the industry is facing a crisis as it prepares for a historic retirement wave, with fewer young people stepping in to fill the gap, according to a […]

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Scam alert: Weight loss products can slim down your wallet

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Scam alert: Weight loss products can slim down your wallet

From keto to plant-based to the Mediterranean, there are plenty of diet trends out there to choose from. But if you’re considering a wellness and weight-loss shortcut that sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Every year, Canadians may be spending their hard-earned money on unproven, fraudulently marketed health products, devices and treatments. […]

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