Tips to help dog owners get ready for spring

The first day of spring arrives this week, which means lots of…

Working from home is awesome. Here’s how to excel at it

Working from home is awesome. Here’s how to excel at it I…

Stay fit, not sick: Experts encourages gym-goers to flex their cleanliness

As the COVID-19 outbreak escalates, many gym rats are feeling torn between…

Gardening: Sun: the little known contributor to winterkill

Winterkill, plants dying during the winter, is a common worry with Alberta…

  • Mar 11, 2020

Flu season remains active

It might be closer to spring than winter, but it’s still flu…

How to stock up wisely, emergency or not

Concerns about the spread of coronavirus disease 2019 (abbreviated COVID-19) mean more…

Social Graces: What to do when people (wrongly) assume they’re invited to your wedding

Social Graces: What to do when people (wrongly) assume they’re invited to your wedding

Health: Why are families so polite when loved ones are suffering?

Robert Burns, the Scottish poet, was right when he wrote, “The best…

  • Mar 9, 2020

Leaving your dog with a pet-sitter? Here’s a helpful checklist

When dog owners are away at work or on vacation, one of…

Researchers call on B.C. to ditch plan to switch to permanent daylight time

VANCOUVER — Sleep and mental health researchers are calling on British Columbia…

Tributes, protest mark 250th anniversary of Boston Massacre

BOSTON — Ceremonies and a protest are marking the 250th anniversary Thursday…

Home remedies: Herbal supplements may not mix with heart medicines

Herbal supplements are natural, so they must be safe, right? Not necessarily.…

Gardening: Flowers draw attention to the bride and groom

Weddings are special days for the bride and groom, as well as…

  • Mar 4, 2020

New stomach, GI cancer surgery offers cutting-edge technology without the cutting

CALGARY — Doctors say patients undergoing surgery for early-stage stomach and intestinal…

Women with transvaginal mesh implants to share $21.5 million in settlement

TORONTO — A group of Canadian women who suffered ill-effects from implantation…

‘Sustainable gardening’ includes many eco-friendly practices

“Sustainable” is one of gardening’s trendiest buzzwords, yet it carries a range…

Medication fog can mimic or worsen dementia in the elderly

Claire Dinneen’s daughters thought that worsening dementia was causing her growing confusion,…

  • Mar 3, 2020

Family: This is the stuff dreams are made of

The story of David Ayres, the 42-year-old Zamboni driver who catapulted to…

  • Mar 2, 2020

Health: More research Is killing COVID-19 victims

Aristotle, the Greek philosopher, wrote “There is a stupid corner in the…

  • Mar 2, 2020