Health & Wellness
From avoiding sunburn and food poisoning to getting immunized and keeping up with exercise, there was a wealth of expert advice to help you live healthier his year.
1. How to prevent food poisoning
Food poisoning strikes one in eight Canadians each year, yet it is almost entirely preventable, according to two experts who explained how it happens, how to prevent it and what to do if it you get it.
2. How to keep your lawn green and healthy
Practical advice for winning the literal turf war to keep your lawn lush and healthy from the head of horticulture at the U of A Botanic Garden.
3. Should you feed wild birds in winter?
Nothing draws birds like a free meal, but feeders may do as much harm as good, according to ecologist Erin Bayne, who provided four tips for putting out food without putting birds at risk.
4. New website helps people avoid swimmer’s itch
In one of our top stories of the summer, public health researcher Patrick Hanington explained what swimmer’s itch is, why it...