Drinking Water

Can Drinking Water Before Dinner Really Help You Lose Weight?

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 09.04.2015 | Canada Living

Just another reason to get more water in your life.

Here's Your Water With A Few Drops Of Fat In It

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 08.21.2015 | Canada Living

And wants to replace everything else you drink.

Pages From This 'Drinkable Book' Can Purify Water By 99.9%

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 08.18.2015 | Canada Impact

And it might just save millions of lives.

The Only Way You Should Be Drinking Water

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 06.01.2015 | Canada Living

We usually don't want to mess with something as simple as water, but it turns out you can make it taste slightly better. In the video above by Buzz...

For Many Canadians Without Safe Drinking Water, Help Isn't on the Way

Ecojustice | Posted 05.24.2015 | Canada Impact

At any given time, there are thousands of Canadians who cannot safely drink the water out of the taps in their homes. In some extreme cases, they may not even have indoor plumbing. The worst part is that for many, help isn't on the way.

The Surprising Signs You're Not Drinking Enough Water

The Huffington Post Canada | Rebecca Zamon | Posted 05.11.2015 | Canada Living

We've all heard it a hundred times — you need to drink eight glasses of water a day in order to stay hydrated. But that's an average number, and it'...

Would Canadians Rather Make a Quick Buck or Have Clean Water?

Small Change Fund | Posted 11.24.2014 | Canada Politics
Small Change Fund

This is a wake up call for Canadians to realize that our water supply is not infinite, that there are people right here in Canada who lack access to it, and that what little we do have is going towards digging holes in the ground or exporting meat to France. It's a wake up call for Canadians to ask ourselves are we willing to give up one of the basic necessities of life to make a quick buck?

Surprising Tips To Keep You Hydrated This Summer

CBC | Posted 09.08.2014 | Canada Living

Exercising and spending more time outdoors in the summer can leave you sweaty, hot and thirsty. And while it’s best not to wait till you actually f...

Canadians Have the Right to Live in a Healthy Environment

David Suzuki | Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada
David Suzuki

Canada is blessed with some of the last vestiges of pristine nature on Earth -- unbroken forests, coastlines and prairies, thousands of rivers, streams and lakes, open skies, abundant fresh air. We are also defined by our Constitution. Our Constitution's Charter of Rights and Freedoms gives us freedom of expression, equal protection from discrimination and the right to life, liberty and security of the person. But it doesn't mention the environment. How can we fully enjoy our freedoms without the right to live in a healthy environment?

Meet the Germs That Infect Your Water

Jason Tetro | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

2012-05-28-GermGuyBanner.jpgThe incidence of waterborne infections from the home water supply is rare but this trend of infection due to biofilm formation in the plumbing is showing up not only in the home but also in our travels and in our healthcare leaving many either infected or worse.

A Toast to Drinking Water

Gerard Montpetit | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Politics
Gerard Montpetit

La Présentation, October 31, 2013 Mr John Gorman, Vice-President, Halliburton Canada Mr Michael Binnion, President QOGA Mr Nicolas Marceau, Quebec...

7 Reasons To Keep Hydrated

Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Living

Every doctor, dietitian, fitness expert, and parent says the same thing: Drink more water. If you're one of those people who aren't convinced of hydra...

Five Reasons You Can't Lose Those Last 10 Pounds

Natasha Turner, ND | Posted 09.01.2013 | Canada Living
Natasha Turner, ND

If the scale hasn't budged in several weeks you may want to reassess your diet and exercise regimen. More specifically, you may want to reassess some of the beliefs you hold that may be stopping you from shedding the last 10 pounds.

No Matter Your Social Status, a Healthy Lake Ontario Belongs to You

Krystyn Tully | Posted 09.30.2012 | Canada Impact
Krystyn Tully

Waterkeepers do the work that we do to help people like you -- so you can turn on your tap, catch a fish, or plunge into the lake without fear. Our rules are simple: It should never matter how polluted your community already is. It should never matter what kind of economic clout you wield. It should never matter how many political allies you have. Lake Ontario is yours, too.

The Great Lakes Aren't So Great Anymore

Claire Malcolmson | Posted 07.02.2012 | Canada
Claire Malcolmson

Environmental NGOs in Ontario are hoping to make a promised new provincial law to protect the Great Lakes as strong as possible. The Great Lakes Protection Act, promised in the Premier's 2011 Throne Speech, is a big deal. And why not? The drinking water of 37 million people depends on healthy Great Lakes.