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The Real Reasons Why You're Having Stomach Problems

Dr. Alison Chen, ND | Posted 08.25.2016 | Canada Living
Dr. Alison Chen, ND

The gut is like a highway junction to every part of the body. The mucosal lining of the gastrointestinal tract (GIT) gives direct access to the blood stream which carries nutrients, oxygen, toxins, waste products, and inflammatory markers to the whole body. So when there is trouble in the gut, you can have health issues throughout your body.

Iron And Earth: Oilsands Workers Call For Training In Renewable Energy

David Dodge | Posted 06.24.2016 | Canada Business
David Dodge

Lliam Hildebrand is first and foremost a boilermaker. On his last oilsands project in northern Alberta, a colleague said to him over lunch, "Man, oil prices are still dropping. They're going to go below $30 soon, and if we don't start diversifying our jobs into renewables, our union is screwed."

I Don't Care About Oil

Michel Kelly-Gagnon | Posted 03.23.2017 | Canada
Michel Kelly-Gagnon

My MEI colleagues and I have signed, in recent years, a number of texts explaining among other things the merits of oil and gas development in Canada,...

4 Reasons Why You May Be Experiencing Excess Gas

Dr. Deidre Macdonald, ND | Posted 11.09.2016 | Canada Living
Dr. Deidre Macdonald, ND

While 12-year-old boys may revel in the sound of their own gas, those plagued by excess gas will find that it is nothing to laugh about. Excessive burping, bloating and flatulence bring distress and discomfort to more people than would like to admit it.

How to Cure Your Irritable Bowel Syndrome

Dr. John Dempster | Posted 05.30.2016 | Canada Living
Dr. John Dempster

Optimizing your gut health is always a tremendous objective to help feel, think and look your best. This is where essential nutrients for life are absorbed and waste is removed. Below are my top 5 ways to cure your IBS.

Vancouver Has Most Expensive Gas In North America

The Huffington Post B.C. | Andree Lau | Posted 03.03.2015 | Canada British Columbia

The city's average gas price is currently posted at $1.319 per litre.

Why Lower Fuel Prices Are Not a Reason to Celebrate

David Suzuki | Posted 03.24.2015 | Canada Business
David Suzuki

Some see low fuel prices as good news, but there are many downsides. With driving becoming less costly, more cars and trucks could be on the road, which is good for the auto industry but bad in terms of pollution, climate change and traffic accidents. And because the price of oil is now lower than the cost to extract oilsands bitumen, the industry is starting to put the brakes on rapid expansion plans -- bad news for workers and businesses in Fort McMurray and those heavily invested in the industry but good news for the planet.

5 Reasons You've Got Gas, And What You Can Do About It

Abby Langer | Posted 08.19.2014 | Canada Living
Abby Langer

Apples, bananas, peaches, pears, apricots and oranges, along with dried fruit, all contain sorbitol, which is a sugar alcohol that's super gassy. I even remember the nurses giving sorbitol as a laxative to constipated patients in the ICU -- proving that if it can be used as a laxative, you'll want to watch your intake.

Stop Trading Precious Water For Fossil Fuels

David Suzuki | Posted 04.21.2014 | Canada
David Suzuki

Drought and fracking have already caused some small communities in Texas to run out of water altogether, and parts of California are headed for the same fate. As we continue to extract and burn ever greater amounts of oil, gas and coal, climate change is getting worse, which will likely lead to more droughts in some areas and flooding in others.

Hidden Influence - The Natural Gas Fight in Quebec

Michael Binnion | Posted 03.17.2014 | Canada Alberta
Michael Binnion

Of course industry is biased, its little more than saying we are human. That we legally have to disclose our bias doesn't make us wrong. With millions and ideology at stake, to think political activists are not also biased is naïve.

How Are Canadian Exporters Feeling? You Might Be Surprised

Peter Hall | Posted 02.05.2014 | Canada Business
Peter Hall

For all the pre-crisis talk about resource scarcity, the rarest commodity since crisis hit is confidence. But now, it's the comeback kid of the global economy: the long hibernation is over, and across a number of heavy-hitting economies, confidence is normalizing.

Part 2: Is Gluten Really That Bad?

Josh Gitalis | Posted 10.29.2013 | Canada Living
Josh Gitalis

The good news with all of this gluten business is, if you eliminate it from your diet and you're sensitive, symptoms will get better. I have seen this many times clinically, spoken to many people who have experienced this, and the research corroborates these findings.

Is Gluten Really That Bad? [Part 1]

Josh Gitalis | Posted 10.28.2013 | Canada Living
Josh Gitalis

Why has gluten become the new food villain? Haven't we eaten gluten for thousands of years without any problems? To answer this question we must pick on a particular grain: Wheat.

With Latest Comments on Keystone XL, Obama Favouring Environment Over Economy

Kenneth P. Green | Posted 09.30.2013 | Canada Politics
Kenneth P. Green

Keystone watchers are in something of a swivet over comments made by U.S. President Barack Obama in a recent interview with The New York Times. Mr. Ob...

Despite The Price, We Just Can't Get Enough

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.29.2012 | Canada Business

OTTAWA - Statistics Canada says gasoline sales continued to rise for the third year in a row in 2011, even as the price at the pump also shot up.The a...

Is Oil Ever Ethical?

David Suzuki | Posted 12.06.2011 | Canada
David Suzuki

Ezra Levant acknowledges that exploiting and using fossil fuels has environmental impacts. Does that mean there is a hierarchy of ethical practices or that one ethical practice cancels out other unethical activities?

5 Ways to Tame Tummy Trouble

Theresa Albert | Posted 11.27.2011 | Canada Living
Theresa Albert

Of course you know what you should eat and what you should avoid, but what if there were also simple ways to prevent the gut discomfort? Taking these five simple steps could improve your digestion and prevent all the bloating, gas and acid before it begins.

Canadian Oil, Gas Activity Stronger Than Expected

Posted 08.01.2011 | Canada Business

CANADIAN PRESS - CALGARY - This year's oil and gas drilling activity is turning out to be stronger than an industry group expected back in the fall. ...