To Close Slaughterhouses We Must Open People's Hearts

Stevan Harnad | Posted 07.02.2015 | Canada Impact
Stevan Harnad

On June 13 2015, all around the world -- in Paris, Brussels, London, Berlin, Istanbul, Delhi, Los Angeles, Toronto, Montreal -- people gathered to March for the Closing of the Slaughterhouses. But the slaughterhouses will not close of their own accord. To close the slaughterhouses people's eyes and hearts have to be opened.

Critics of Supply Management Should Get Their Facts Right

Bruce Muirhead | Posted 06.30.2015 | Canada Business
Bruce Muirhead

A few tired articles have been published by the usual suspects to encourage the government to get rid of supply management, which matches domestic demand with domestic supply in the five sectors it covers -- eggs, dairy, chicken, turkey and hatching eggs.

6 Ways to Raise a Child Who Doesn't Eat Animals

Miriam Porter | Posted 07.20.2015 | Canada Parents
Miriam Porter

My son Noah and I live a vegan lifestyle. That's different from following a vegan diet -- although both are great! In fact, whatever you do that helps the environment, animals, humans or the earth is pretty awesome. For us, veganism extends past the plant-based food on our plate.

12 Mouthwatering Ways To Make Eggs

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 06.23.2015 | Canada Living

What's not to love about eggs? They're packed with quality protein, can be eaten at breakfast, lunch or dinner and they taste great when made savoury ...

Menopause in Your 30s: Nine Things That Can Age Your Ovaries

Dr. Angeline Beltsos | Posted 06.09.2015 | Canada Living
Dr. Angeline Beltsos

What causes early menopause or premature ovarian aging? This unique situation may occur from lifestyle factors, medical treatment or genetic predisposition. Early menopause can also be the result of an autoimmune disease.

There Is One Delicious Way To Make Raw Veggies Healthier

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 03.30.2015 | Canada Living

Eating a salad is good, but eating a salad with an egg is better. Researchers at the University of Perdue are saying a cooked egg consumed with raw...

"Killer Sperm" Prevents Mating Between Worm Species

University of Toronto News | Posted 10.08.2014 | Canada Living
University of Toronto News

The classic definition of a biological species is the ability to breed within its group, and the inability to breed outside it. A study published July 29 in the journal PLOS Biology offers some important clues about the evolution of barriers to breeding.

Healthy 'Fried' Rice Is A Great Way To Clear Out Your Fridge

Carolyn Berry | Posted 06.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Carolyn Berry

Most people don't associate the words "fried" and "healthy," but with a few simple modifications, fried rice CAN actually be good for you!

14 Egg Recipes For People Who LOVE Eating Eggs

The Huffington Post Canada | Terri Coles | Posted 06.15.2015 | Canada Living

Easter is almost here which means bunnies, baby chicks, and of course, chocolate eggs. Since chocolate eggs are an Easter favourite, there's no re...

Making Eggs Has Never Been As Easy As This Yam And Leek Frittata

Carolyn Berry | Posted 03.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia
Carolyn Berry

I find that cooking eggs can be a bit tricky. I usually end up puncturing the yolk of a fried egg, or completely destroying an omelette before it reaches my plate. But you don't need to worry about those problems when it comes to one egg dish: the frittata. They don't require a gentle hand--just mix all the prepared ingredients in a bowl and pour into your baking pan. Too easy, right?

Challenge #1 : Busy Weekday Breakfast (Chef's Meal)

Christine Cushing | Posted 12.18.2013 | Canada Living
Christine Cushing

Our challenge this week is to make a quick breakfast before everyone rushes off to work or school, using as many of the ingredients from the list as possible.

The End of Cowshwitz: Will Ethical Bacon & Eggs be Coming to Cowtown?

Paul Hughes | Posted 05.11.2013 | Canada Alberta
Paul Hughes

If Calgary Co-op member, and local food activist, Clint Robertson's motion is successful on Wednesday at their AGM, Calgary Co-op will make history by being the first major food retailer in Canada to begin phasing out the intensive confinement of farm animals, specifically caged pork and battery caged hens for eggs.

Can What You Eat Really Help You Fight Off Disease?

Rose Reisman | Posted 04.21.2013 | Canada Living
Rose Reisman

When we eat a healthy diet of fruits, vegetables, whole grains and lean protein, we feel better, have increased energy and improve our immune system. Here are my favourite picks of delicious affordable foods that can help fight chronic disease. And the bonus is that nutrient dense food tastes great!

The Art of Eating Alone: Egg in a Little Pot

Michelle Rabin | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada Living
Michelle Rabin

I am 27. I live in the city. I love to cook. Due to my recent past, I have found myself eating alone more often. At first, eating alone was really difficult. I would shovel down a big bowl of something that was thrown together in minutes. At one time a chore, I now consider eating alone to be an art form. My goal is to instruct anyone to do the same.

Throw An Egg-Rific Brunch Party For World Egg Day

Bite Me More | Posted 10.15.2012 | Canada Style

“It serves me right for putting all my eggs in one bastard.” ~ Dorothy Parker Today is World Egg Day, and, yet, there are no cards for th...

All About Eggs

Bite Me More | Posted 10.15.2012 | Canada Style

“It may be the cock that crows, but it is the hen that lays the egg.” ~ Margaret Thatcher Get your chalazae (the shock absorber that hold...

Should I Freeze My Eggs?

Heather Magee | Posted 11.03.2012 | Canada British Columbia
Heather Magee

Often when I tell people that my partner and I aren't sure if or when we'll start a family, the same few questions arise. Can you imagine yourself 20 or 30 years down the road, with no children or grandchildren? Don't you want someone to carry on your family's lineage? Won't it be lonely with just you two?

Foods That Increase Your Libido

Rose Reisman | Posted 08.10.2012 | Canada Living
Rose Reisman

Are there really foods that can increase and improve your sex health? Studies have shown that a healthy sex life can add years to one's life, build a strong immune system and even lower prostate cancer risk. Too good to be true? Well there's no harm in trying! Here are some foods that will keep you up all night in the bedroom!