Entries by Silken Laumann from 03/2012

Taking Action on Obesity

| Posted 03.06.2012 | Canada Living

Chief Public Health Officer Dr. David Butler Jones warns that if we continue on this trajectory by 2023, 70% of Canadians will be overweight or obese....

Blow Up the School System

| Posted 03.14.2012 | Canada Living

I think we should blow up the current school system and start over. Due to cutbacks, my son did not have art in his entire middle school education -- a fact I find unacceptable, but not remarkable. When do we as parents say enough is enough?