Winter Flu

New Year, New Flu, New Troubles

Jason Tetro | Posted 03.06.2015 | Canada Living
Jason Tetro

It's that time of year again: flu season. Once again, the influenza virus has showed up in Canada threatening up to 20 per cent of the population. For the vaccine to be effective, it has to perfectly mimic the viruses in nature. This is actually harder than one might think as influenza is the master of evolutionary disguise.

Nine Lessons From My Sick Bed

Anne Day | Posted 02.28.2012 | Canada Living
Anne Day

There is nothing like being sick to make you focus on what is important and what you want out of life.