Entries by Sandra Charron from 10/2012

Being a Nurse Has Strengthened My Faith

| Posted 10.26.2012 | Canada Living

I started meeting people who embodied such strength and dignity despite medication side effects that shook their bodies as they walked; caused their faces to twitch and their eyes to blink repeatedly. Several of these people sharing with me that their faith in Jesus spurred them forward; giving them the courage to continue and try new treatments.

Fit Shaming: Not a Marathoner? That's OK!

| Posted 10.27.2012 | Canada Living

The fitness revolution nicknamed "Fitspo," would have people believing that perfectly sculpted bodies are the new thin. It would have you thinking that if you aren't training for a marathon or a body building competition then you're doomed to a life of heart disease and metabolic issues. I'm here to tell you that all of that is false. It's nonsense.