Health

Growing a food movement

ON THE GARDEN PATH by Carolyn Herriot Food security seems to be on everyone’s mind this year. It’s fascinating to see so many local initiatives in response to the concern…

Sample a Taste of Health

NUTRISPEAK by Vesanto Melina Vancouver’s healthy food festival, Taste of Health, has become a welcome September tradition. It’s a fun, inexpensive way for families to spend a day or weekend….

Seeds – the future of food

ON THE GARDEN PATH by Carolyn Herriot Since the dawn of agriculture, edible plants that thrive in the bioregion in which they grow have been domesticated through plant breeding. Traditionally,…

Medical scan scam

DRUG BUST Alan Cassels Seek and ye shall find. We can find disease wherever we look; the question is do we need to be looking? One of the longest-running debates…